Faculty & Academic Administration Positions

Appliation Process

Applications for faculty/academic administration positions must include:

  • A letter of application
  • Your resume or curriculum vitae
  • Unofficial copies of all transcripts
  • Three letters of professional reference or a list of three professional references
  • Your statement of your teaching philosophy
  • Your statement indicating how you have previously or intend to intentionally integrate a Christian theistic worldview in the teaching/learning process
  • Completed & Signed (4 pgs included) Faculty Applicant Questionnaire below

Click here for Applicant Questionnaire

Only applications containing all seven documents will be forwarded to the appropriate search committee for review.

Applications may be submitted via e-mail, fax or correspondence.

Mail: Palm Beach Atlantic University
Human Resources
P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, Fl 33416-4708

Fax: (561) 803-2179

E-mail: Faculty_Employment@pba.edu

The application process remains open="open" until the position is filled.


 

Faculty/Academic Administration Positions Available

 

Gregory School of Pharmacy 

 

Chair, Department of Experiential Education/Assistant/Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Type: Full-Time
Date Available: Immediately

Palm Beach Atlantic University seeks a qualified candidate for the position of Chair, Department of Experiential Education.  The Chair serves as the academic and administrative leader of the experiential education components of the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum within the School of Pharmacy, overseeing the development, implementation and evaluation of the introductory and advanced pharmacy practice experiences.  The Chair is responsible for  fostering and maintaining a well-prepared, excess-capacity roster of experiential education sites and preceptors aimed at promoting the academic and professional success of our student body and serves as a strategic liaison between the School of Pharmacy and the pharmacy/healthcare community.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, and has completed a pharmacy residency or fellowship. Previous instructional and administrative experience within the profession of pharmacy, especially associated with experiential education, is preferred. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in Florida. Further, in consideration of the institutional mission, the candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: 
Immediate

Palm Beach Atlantic University Gregory School of Pharmacy invites applications for full-time, 12-month faculty positions in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The successful candidate should have a PhD in pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences, or a related biomedical science. A background in pharmacy is optimal but not required. This candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills with evidence of teaching courses in pharmacology and pathophysiology to students preferably in a Doctor of Pharmacy program. An appropriate research background should be evident with an expectation to contribute to ongoing research efforts in the department. Candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship. 

Assistant or Associate Professor: Social and Administrative Sciences

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediate

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy seeks a 12 month, full-time faculty member for a position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor.

The successful candidate will be responsible for didactic teaching in courses/topics in the Social and Administrative Sciences. The candidate will contribute to operational aspects of the School of Pharmacy, and engage in research/scholarship in the associated areas of expertise. Training and/or specific experience in Pharmacy is preferred.

Minimum requirements include a PhD in Social and Administrative Sciences or a Doctor of Pharmacy degree with a PGY-2 residency in Administrative Sciences, Healthcare systems, Practice management/innovation, or Pharmacoeconomics. Additional experience preferred. The candidate, if a pharmacist, must be eligible for licensure in Florida. The candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship. 

 

Assistant or Associate Professor: Ambulatory Care

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediate

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy seeks a 12 month, full-time faculty member for a position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for didactic teaching in courses/topics appropriate to the candidate's expertise. Previous teaching experience (teaching certificate) is strongly preferred. The candidate will additionally develop and/or maintain a successful clinical practice in a core APPE rotation area (Ambulatory Care and/or General Medicine) at a local healthcare facility, contribute to operational aspects of the School of Pharmacy. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to engage in research/scholarship in the associated areas of expertise and/or in the scholarship of teaching and learning (SOTL). 

The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program has an annual maximum enrollment of 80 students per class. The Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy housed in Gregory Hall, was established in 2005 and has a strong tradition of educational excellence and innovation.

Minimum requirements include a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 residency. Additional qualifications, including a PGY-2 and/or experience beyond the PGY-1 in Ambulatory Care or General Medicine is preferred. A demonstrated commitment to scholarship is also required. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in Florida. The candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship. 

School of Arts & Sciences

 Assistant/Associate Professor of Political Economy

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediate

The School of Arts & Sciences is seeking an Assistant Professor of Political Economy. The faculty member would offer both graduate and undergraduate political economy classes focusing primarily on development economics, international economics, development policy, and international relations. Most teaching responsibilities are for the graduate Global Development program, which offers students the opportunity to study global development in an applied and academically diverse setting. Of particular interest are candidates who can demonstrate cross-disciplinary work and the application of those studies to the likely career paths of our graduate students.

Qualifications: A record of work in development studies or sustainability studies is preferred, though experience in other related fields will be considered. A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required.  Foreign development experience highly desirable.

 

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: 
Fall 2020

 The Department of Chemistry in The School of Arts & Sciences is seeking an Assistant Professor of Chemistry. The faculty member will teach general chemistry courses and labs, as well as classes in their area of expertise. Teaching load is twelve units each semester. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with modern synthesis.

 Qualifications: Ph.D. is required and a commitment to teaching excellence.

 

Assistant Professor of Biology

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: 
Fall 2020

Description:
The Department of Biology in the School of Arts & Sciences is seeking an Assistant Professor of Biology. We seek candidates with areas of expertise in botany, organismal biology, molecular biology, genomics, general biology, and animal physiology. Other specialties will also be considered. The faculty member will teach general biology courses and labs, as well as classes in their area of expertise. Excellent teaching is required. Limited research with undergraduate students is expected.

Qualifications: Ph.D. preferred. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with the modern synthesis.

 

 Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Computer Sciences

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: 
Fall 2020

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of Palm Beach Atlantic University invites applications for a position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level. The position is open to all areas of computer science with priority consideration given to computer architecture, computer networking security, software engineering, programming languages, and theory.

Qualifications: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field, and have a commitment to and a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching.

Applicants must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. With the application letter, please provide evidence of quality teaching (teaching evaluations, syllabi, etc.) The successful appointment is expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and service to the department, the university, and the community.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Spanish

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: Fall 2020

Palm Beach Atlantic University invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Spanish. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Spanish by the time of appointment, a commitment to teaching excellence, a solid research agenda and an enthusiasm to enhance the Spanish program. Applicants must have an active Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework.

 

School of Education & Behavioral Studies

Assistant/Associate Professor of Education  

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: Fall 2020

 The Education Program of Palm Beach Atlantic University invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor position. The Education Degree is an established program at Palm Beach Atlantic University with a reputation for graduating highly proficient teachers. Teaching responsibilities will include courses required for the Bachelors of Education degree, ESOL and shared supervision of student teachers. Additional expectations include advising students, active involvement in professional organizations, service to the college and community and commitment to student success.

 Minimum requirements: Possess a Ph.D./Ed.D. with at least a Master's degree in an ESOL related field (Applied Linguistics, TESOL), Bilingual Education, or a closely related area, such as Foreign Language Education, Second Language Acqusition or Multicultural-Education. Must have ESOL Endorsement or equivalent training and experience in ESOL, as well as experience teaching elementary grades and a teaching certificate.

 

 Assistant/Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: Fall 2020 

 The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses, which may include, exercise physiology, biomechanics, fitness assessment and exercise prescription, strength and conditioning and fitness/wellness and health promotion. The successful candidate would participate in course, curriculum and program development, advising as well as departmental, university and profession/community service activities. Candidates are expected to establish a research program that involves undergraduate students in areas aligned with the departmental majors. We are especially interested in candidates with research interests that involve the interaction of exercise with functional movement, human physiology, exercise physiology, biochemistry and kinesiology. Well-equipped biomechanics, physiology and sports medicine laboratories are available for teaching and research. Furthermore, opportunities for collaboration also exist with faculty in biology, pharmacy and psychology. Consideration will be given to candidates with experience in online and/or hybrid teaching models.

Minimum qualifications: An earned doctorate in kinesiology, physiology, biomechanics or related allied health discipline. Sound Christian testimony with the ability to integrate faith and learning. Professional certifications in relevant professional organizations (ACSM, NSCA, FASEP, etc.)

 

Associate/Full Professor & Program Director of Counseling 

Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: Fall 2020 

The School of Education and Behavioral Studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University is seeking a program director to provide transformational leadership to an established graduate Counselor Education program that has produced over 1200 graduates since its founding in 1995.  The program faculty and staff are looking for a collaborative leader who has experience in teaching, administration, and research in a university setting.  A distinctive of our program is the ethical integration of the Christian faith and the use of spiritually sensitive interventions in counseling. 

The ideal candidate should be relationally oriented, have an earned Ph.D. from a CACREP-accredited university and be familiar with CACREP accreditation standards and processes.  The program director will be the chief academic and administrative officer for the program, including budgeting, curriculum development, personnel, and resource allocation while leading eleven full-time faculty situated on the West Palm Beach and Orlando campuses.  The program director position is a twelve-month faculty position with some teaching required.  Achieving CACREP accreditation is a major goal of the program and University.  The program director will reside in West Palm Beach and report directly to the Dean of the School of Education and Behavioral Studies.   

 

School of Ministry

 

Coordinator of Master of Arts, Philosophy of Religion Professor/Associate Professor of Philosophy of Religion

 Type: Full-Time Staff with Faculty Rank

 Date Available: August 2020

This 12-month position requires a Ph.D. in philosophy of religion or philosophy and evidence of ongoing research and publishing. Experience teaching upper-level undergraduate or graduate courses in philosophy of religion is required. Experience of public engagement and apologetics activities is required. Previous involvement in program management, curriculum development, and student recruitment is desired. Must have a Christian commitment along with the ability to intentionally integrate Christian faith in coursework. All faculty in the School of Ministry are required to affirm the World Evangelical Alliance's Statement of Faith, in addition to PBA’s statement of Guiding Principles.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Ministry Leadership Studies

Type:   Full-Time Faculty
Date Available:   August 2020

This position requires a Ph.D., DMin. (or terminal academic degree) in Ministry, Christian Education, Practical Theology, or related disciplines. Minimum of 5 years of full-time church-based experience is required. Experience teaching upper-level undergraduate or graduate courses in Ministry desired. Background in student ministry is desired.

Experience working with individuals and groups from diverse (multicultural) backgrounds, as well as bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is desired. Must have a Christian commitment along with the ability to intentionally integrate Christian faith in coursework. All faculty in the School of Ministry are required to affirm the World Evangelical Alliance's Statement of Faith, in addition to PBA’s statement of Guiding Principles.

  

School of Nursing

 Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program


Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Fall 2020

The School of Nursing is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program. 

Qualifications: This position requires current Florida APRN License (or eligible) with National Certification in APN Population - Family. Doctoral degree required, DNP or PhD in Nursing preferred. Minimum five years teaching experience, online teaching preferred.

 

 School of Communication & Media

 

Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Fall 2019

The School of Communication & Media is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication. The successful candidate would be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in communication, especially in the areas of theory, ethics, speech forensics, public speaking, and civil discourse. Position may entail supervising student debate team. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. 

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Communication. 

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication & Media Studies

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: 
Immediate

 Ph.D. in Communication, Media Studies or closely related discipline. Responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in communication and media, especially in the areas of communication theory, communication ethics, media studies and cinema arts. This position will likely entail teaching some courses deployed partially or fully online. The assistant/associate professor will also engage in curriculum and course development, student advisement and university service. The successful candidate should be committed to the schools’ distinctive mission to being a center for study, teaching and practice of redemptive storytelling. Must have a Christian Commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Cinema Arts

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: August 2020

The School of Communication & Media is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Cinema Arts to join its award-winning Department of Theatre & Cinema Arts. The faculty member will be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses related to various aspects of film production. This appointment also entails supervising student films in the studio and on location. The successful mentoring of students in an ongoing production workshop environment is an expectation for this position. The assistant or associate professor will also engage in curriculum and course development, student advisement and university service.

 Qualifications: A terminal degree in Cinema Arts or a closely related discipline is required; an MFA acceptable. Professional film production experience is essential; previous work on feature-length motion pictures is preferred. A deep knowledge of both film and post-HD (HD+) digital cameras is required. Familiarity with Avid, ProTools, Final Draft and other industry-standard applications and tools is strongly preferred. Applicants should have a track record of successful teamwork with demonstrated strong collaborative skills.

 The successful candidate should be committed to the school’s mission to being a center for study, teaching and practice of redemptive storytelling. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework.