Careers at WPU

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William Peace University employees make a difference in the lives of students every day. Through close collaboration with students, our faculty and staff engage in a joint adventure of intellectual discoveries with students and help them grow into successful adults.

If you're looking for a career where you can see the results of your hard work up close, we're interested in hearing from you. Find details concerning our staff and faculty openings below.

If you are interested in employment with William Peace University, please forward your application and all required materials to the email address provided in the position description for which you are applying. If you need additional space for your work history, please click here for the Additional Work History Form. (NOTE: please use Internet Explorer or Safari. Users of Google Chrome could experience technical issues)

Please state the position for which you are applying in the subject line of your email by utilizing the reference number provided in each posting. To be considered a qualified candidate, you must apply for a specific position by 5:00 p.m. on the submission deadline, you must submit all required application materials that are listed in the posting and you must meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

***Please note that email is the preferred means to receive application materials but should this option not be available, you may submit via US mail to 15 East Peace Street, Raleigh, NC 27604 or via fax to 919.508.2786.

In our employment practices, William Peace University seeks to hire, promote, and retain the best qualified individuals regardless of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or on the basis of age with respect to persons 18 years or older.

We welcome your interest in joining our community! Find details concerning our faculty and staff openings below.

 

Staff Openings

Public Safety Officer – Part-Time

William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking a Public Safety Officer.  Reporting to the Director of Public Safety, this position provides public safety services to the William Peace University community, to include enforcement of University’s rules and policies, responsible for preventing and suppressing crime, protecting life and property. An individual holding the position of public safety officer will be responsible and must be capable of performing all required duties associated with is duties and conformance with the Department rules, regulations and policies and work with local law enforcement agencies, A public safety officer is expected to perform his/her duties independently, proper judgment and a high degree of professionalism.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • Minimum 3 or more years’ experience in public safety
  • Patrols assigned area on foot, to ensure personal, building, and equipment security
  • Maintain logs and records of occurrences, complete necessary paperwork, and may use computer terminal to input and retrieve data
  • Informs and warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles
  • Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, and customer service orientation
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to deal politely and courteously with a diverse campus population in a professional manner

The required qualifications for this position are: 

  • High school diploma or GED.

Please submit the following information to PTPS000177@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference PSO110314:

  • Cover letter and copy of resume/CV
  • Contact information for three professional references
  • Application 

Job Posting Date:  11/03/2014
Deadline for Submission:  Until Filled

 

Faculty Openings

Microbiology Adjunct Faculty for the Traditional Undergraduate Program

William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking a Microbiology scholar for an adjunct faculty position in the Biology Department.  This position will be expected to teach both lecture and a lab for a course in College Microbiology, totaling 4.0 credit hours.  The lecture will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30am – 10:45am, and the laboratory will be scheduled for Tuesdays 12:45pm – 3:30pm and Thursdays 12:45pm – 3:30pm.  This course will be the study of microbes, such as bacteria, viruses, and fungi. An understanding of cell structure, metabolism and genetics is sought before examining the pivotal roles of microbes in health and disease, biotechnology and industry, and the environment. Laboratory experiments involve growing, testing, and identifying bacteria, viruses, and fungi.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A Master or Doctorate degree in the teaching discipline or master’s degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline)
  • A demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching
  • Related work experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes may be used to supplement academic credentials if warranted
  • Two years of experience teaching college level courses
  • Established record of teaching excellence and demonstrated leadership experience
  • A minimum of two years of work experience required

The preferred but not required qualifications for this position are: 

  • Ph.D. in the teaching discipline
  • 1-2 years of experience teaching at the undergraduate level

We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to the promotion of interdisciplinary work, teaching excellence, diversity, and possess a collaborative leadership style. The successful candidates should have knowledge of and experience in their selected teaching discipline, as well as experience with and the ability to use instructional technologies to support classroom activities.

Please submit the following information to WPUMicrobiologyADJ@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference MICRO100214: 

  • Cover letter, copy of curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references
  • Summary/copies of teaching evaluations
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts (Official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
  • Application 

Job Posting Date:  Thursday, October 02, 2014
Deadline for Submission:  Until Filled

 

Family Psychology Adjunct Faculty for the Traditional Undergraduate Program


William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking an adjunct instructor to teach Family Psychology in the spring of 2015.  This position will be expected to teach a lecture section totaling 3.0 hours.  The lecture will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-4:45. This course will examine research on the diversity of contemporary families. Some specific topics include characteristics of divorced and step-families, gay and lesbian families, sing-parent families, and the influences of poverty and discrimination on family functioning. Within these topics children’s development in general and influences on familial development in particular will be examined.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A Master or Doctorate degree in the teaching discipline or master’s degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline)
  • A demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching
  • Related work experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes may be used to supplement academic credentials if warranted
  • Two years of experience teaching college level courses
  • Established record of teaching excellence and demonstrated leadership experience
  • A minimum of two years of work experience required

The preferred but not required qualifications for this position are:

  • Ph.D. in the teaching discipline
  • 1-2 years of experience teaching at the undergraduate level

We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to the promotion of interdisciplinary work, teaching excellence, diversity, and possess a collaborative leadership style. The successful candidates should have knowledge of and experience in their selected teaching discipline, as well as experience with and the ability to use instructional technologies to support classroom activities.

Please submit the following information to WPUFamPsy@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference FAMPSY100714:

  • Cover letter, copy of curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references
  • Summary/copies of teaching evaluations
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts (Official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
  • Application 

Job Posting Date:  Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Deadline for Submission:  Until Filled

 

Adjunct Faculty for Traditional Undergraduate Program

William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking qualified scholars for adjunct faculty positions for the traditional on campus undergraduate program in the following academic areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Criminal Justice
  • Decision Science
  • Education
  • English
  • History
  • Leadership
  • Mathematics 
  • Marketing
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Simulation and Game Design
  • Statistics
  • Theatre and Musical Theatre


We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to the promotion of interdisciplinary work, teaching excellence, diversity, and possess a collaborative leadership style. The successful candidates should have knowledge of an experience in their selected teaching discipline, as well as experience with and the ability to use instructional technologies to support classroom activities.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A Master’s degree in the teaching discipline, or a Master’s degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in discipline)
  • A demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching
  • Related work experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes may be used to supplement academic credentials if warranted
  • Established record of teaching excellence and demonstrated leadership experience.
  • A minimum of two years of work experience required

The preferred but not required qualifications for this position are: 

  • Ph.D. in the teaching discipline
  • 1-2 years teaching experience at the undergraduate level

Please submit the following information to AdjunctatWPU@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference Adj070813: 

  • Cover letter and copy of curriculum vitae
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Summary/copies of teaching evaluations
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts (Official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
  • Contact information for three professional references
  • Application  

Job Posting Date:  Monday, July 8, 2013
Deadline for Submission:  Until filled

 

Adjunct Faculty for the School of Professional Studies - Undergraduate Courses

The School of Professional Studies at William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking qualified adjunct faculty to teach in our campus-based and online accelerated 7 week program, in the following academic areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Decision Science
  • Education
  • English
  • History
  • Leadership
  • Mathematics
  • Marketing
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Statistics

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A Master or Doctorate degree in the teaching discipline or master's degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline)
  • Related work experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes may be used to supplement academic credentials if warranted.
  • Two years of experience teaching college level courses.
  • Established record of teaching excellence and demonstrated leadership experience.
  • A minimum of two years of work experience required.

The preferred but not required qualifications for this position are:

  • One year of experience teaching at an accelerated degree-completion program preferred.

We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to the promotion of interdisciplinary work, teaching excellence, diversity, and possess a collaborative leadership style.

Please submit the following information to WPSPS072011@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference SPSADJ03012012:

  • Cover letter and copy of curriculum vitae
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Summary/copies of teaching evaluations
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts (Official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
  • Contact information for three professional references
  • Application

Job Posting Date: 03/20/2014
Deadline for Submission: This is a continuous recruitment

 

Adjunct Faculty for the School of Professional Studies - Graduate Courses

The School of Professional Studies at William Peace University, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking qualified adjunct faculty to teach graduate level courses in our campus based and online programs in the following teaching disciplines

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Leadership
  • Economics

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A Doctorate degree in the teaching discipline
  • Related work experiences in the field.
  • Established record of teaching excellence and demonstrated leadership experience.
  • Two years of experience teaching college level courses.
  • A minimum of two years of work experience.

We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to the promotion of interdisciplinary work, teaching excellence, diversity, and possess a collaborative leadership style.

Please submit the following information to WPSPS072011@gmail.com, our preferred means of accepting applications and reference SPSADJ03192012:

  • Cover letter and copy of curriculum vitae
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Summary/copies of teaching evaluations
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts (Official transcripts will be required prior to final hiring)
  • Contact information for three professional references
  • Application

Job Posting Date: 03/19/2012
Deadline for Submission: Until filled

 

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