Job Postings

Current Job Openings Include:

Digital Media Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time faculty position within the Division of Creative Arts. The successful applicant’s primary responsibility will be teaching courses in support of the College’s new minor in Digital Media.  The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Educational Requirements

A Master’s degree and relevant professional experience is required. Teaching experience is preferred.

Mission

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all those who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite is required.
  • Candidates with experience working with animation, mobile app design, interactive media, and project-based graphic design are highly encouraged to apply.
  • A successful candidate will have the ability to work with Apple School Manager to assist in technical support and help maintain an iMac lab. 
  • Advising and mentoring students, professional development, service to the Department and College, collaboration with other academic disciplines, and a willingness to explore and develop community partnerships is also required.
  • An ability and willingness to teach courses in other fields, e.g., Business, Computer Science, Communications, etc. is preferred.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.  

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received by April 6, 2020. Expected start date is August 2020. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu

Housekeeper

National Management Resources Corporation32 reviews - Elkins, WV

Like to help people? Enjoy providing excellent cleaning services? Join our Housekeeping Team serving Davis and Elkins College. National is a leading provider of facilities management services in higher education. The Housekeeping Team keeps Davis and Elkins looking picture-perfect.

Clean a variety of campus buildings including classrooms, offices, labs, residence halls, athletic facilities, etc. Perform general and project cleaning as needed to keep buildings in top condition at all times.
This is a full-time year-round position and includes health benefits, a 401k plan, paid holidays and paid vacation/personal time.  Drug screen and background check are required. EOE
To learn more about National please visit: www.teamnational.com
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $9.00 /hour

Marketing/Management/Leadership Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position within the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship. A master’s degree in business, a related field or an MBA is required. Teaching and professional experience and ability is preferred. While specialization is open, we seek candidates who have academic and professional interests in some combination of marketing, management and leadership. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. The Department is accredited through IACBE and Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning, and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching, advising and mentoring, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level courses in marketing, management and leadership. Service to the Department and College, a willingness to collaborate across academic disciplines, and an interest in developing community partnerships is also required.

Application Instructions 

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 15, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Marketing in the subject line.

Mathematics Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in Mathematics beginning in August 2020. A Ph.D. in Mathematics is preferred, but ABD’s will be considered. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. An affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia, the College is located in Elkins, West Virginia.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with evidence of teaching excellence and a commitment to advising, faculty development, and service. Typical assignments include a 4/4 course load in a variety of introductory and upper level mathematics and statistics courses, as well as advising mathematics majors, and serving on college-wide committees.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before June 11, 2020. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu.  Please write Mathematics in the subject line.

Nursing Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for two (2)  full-time positions in nursing faculty beginning in August 2020. The successful candidate will join a collegial faculty in a department with multiple programs (ASN, RN-BSN, and BSN) and a commitment to student success, as demonstrated by the current 100% post-graduation employment rate and three consecutive years of a 100% NCLEX-RN pass rate.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will: provide quality education for students in the nursing program through the use of classroom and/or clinical instruction; promote an environment conducive to student growth and satisfaction: participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the nursing curriculum; participate in the selection of learning experiences for students; evaluate students in the classroom and clinical area; participate in advising of assigned students and engage in service at the division, college and community levels.

Qualifications

Licensure as a registered professional nurse in West Virginia or the ability to attain licensure, a Master’s Degree in Nursing plus teaching and professional experience is preferred, but candidates with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and professional experience will be considered. All candidates without a Master’s Degree in Nursing will be required to enroll in a program within one year and demonstrate satisfactory progress toward degree completion to retain the position. Expertise in Psychiatric Nursing and/or the Med/Surg area is strongly preferred. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College., a curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the two positions are filled.

Outreach Specialist to Upward Bound Programs

The Outreach Specialist (OS) spearheads digital and media coaching/ mentoring, marketing, social networking, communication, website development and maintenance bringing services and information together. The OS also supervises and engages participants during academic and summer components. This position assists with Challenge Sessions, which require a monthly Saturday workday and some overnight trips, supporting program mission, staff and providing student supervision. 

Duties: 
• Maintain and develop program website
• Promote and spearhead publicity and communication efforts of program engaging stakeholders, participants and families through the use of social media, apps, list serves, emails and technology
• Create, refine and maintain surveys, program resources and materials
• Engage, mentor and track program participants and stakeholders
• Assist with creating, scheduling, and developing special events and activities 
• Develop and maintain evaluation tools and instruments
• Secure accuracy of program documents, handbooks and procedural records
• Organize and supervise work study placements
• Assist with meal monitoring and USDA Summer Food Service Program compliance and campus dining service and catering relations
• Maintain insurance records for processing
• Other responsibilities as assigned by Director.

Qualifications Required: Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video), secure and generate forms, data and surveys. high school graduate with experience or training with MS Office, technology, communication, youth, confidentiality and media.  Prefer training and experience with communications, technology and youth. Experienced computer user in: word processing, databases and spreadsheets. Preferred background similar to population served – low income, first generation college student, Appalachian.

Skills: Highly competent in organizational, written and oral communications, proven social media and data base experience. Resourceful with ability to handle numerous complex tasks simultaneously. Initiative to support and guide. Collaborator who fosters support and development of key relationships. 

Immediate Supervisor: Upward Bound Director
FLSA Status: non-exempt, 12 months - 20 hours a week. 
 
Please submit a resume, cover letter and the names and addresses of three professional references via email to Carol Suder-Howes, howesc@dewv.edu

Davis & Elkins (D&E) is a vibrant, private, four-year, comprehensive college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The College’s mission is to prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement with the world. Drawing students nationally and internationally as a “College of Distinction,” Davis & Elkins also serves many first-generation students from the Appalachian region.

Elkins is a culturally-rich mountain town of 8,000, located in the heart of West Virginia's finest outdoor recreation area. The College is within two to four hours of several major metropolitan areas (Charleston, W.Va.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; and Washington, D.C.).

Davis & Elkins College reserves the right to modify all job postings and job descriptions.

Davis & Elkins College is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

For More Information Contact:

Jane Corey
Director of Human Resources
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241
Email: coreym