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Coordinator of Retail Services – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Retail Services, located in Fayette, IA. This position provides customers with excellent, quality products and fast, friendly service while developing students’ work ethic, customer service and business management skills at the Pavo Blue retail store. Most of the manager’s time is spent supervising and directing the workforce, making staffing decisions, ensuring customer satisfaction and product quality, managing the store’s financial performance, and managing safety and security within the store.

Associate’s degree preferred and retail management experience required. The successful candidate will possess skills with retail accounting, inventory management, marketing, and excellent interpersonal skills. Position may require evening and/or weekend hours. Some overnight travel may be required.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/857. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Coordinator of Custodial Services – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for Coordinator of Custodial Services. This position reports directly to the Executive Director of Facilities. This is a working supervisory position. The Coordinator provides management and proactive and positive leadership to the Custodial staff with a main focus on leadership, communication and planning.

The incumbent must be familiar with facilities operations for a team of custodians, effective budget management, employee management and exceptional customer service as well as understand the role and function of each team member. The Coordinator must be highly organized and able to communicate well with all levels of students, faculty and staff and have a strong organizational and communication skill set to perform daily tasks.


Qualified candidates must have Associates degree from an accredited college or university in related field; A minimum of three years of experience as a manager; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received by March 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/856. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Campus Recreation Graduate Assistant – Fayette, IA

The Campus Recreation Graduate Assistant (GA) is a member of Student Life and is responsible for assisting the Director of Campus Recreation in day-to-day operations associated with the Recreation Center, Swimming Pool, and Intramurals programs. The graduate assistant reports to the Director of Campus Recreation.

Responsibilities include:
• Propose, plan, coordinate, run and evaluate intramural programs.
• Schedule facilities for the Intramural Program with close interaction and cooperation with community recreational leaders.
• Familiarize and Implement risk management practices on all intramural programs, following UIU protocol for accidents and incidents that may occur.
• Maintain and update the policies and procedures in the intramural handbook and other related documents.
• Maintain and inventory intramural, recreation center, outdoor pursuits, and pool equipment.
• Communicate programming of the Recreation Center via university calendar, website, and social media outlets.
• Attend weekly staff meetings.
• Continuously evaluate the intramural program and make recommendations for improvement.
• Assist with other aspects of the Recreation Center, Swimming Pool, and Intramurals as needed.
• Prepare an intramural event schedule to include a variety of sports that cater to our diverse student body.
• Provide recreational programming in conjunction with homecoming, family weekend, and special events.
• Work collaboratively with other campus departments and other schools to promote intramural based programs.
• Other duties as assigned.

The Campus Recreation Graduate Assistantmust have strong writing and organizational skills, demonstrated ability to lead groups, strong communication skills, the ability to supervise others, as well as the ability and willingness to network with community partners.

Applicants must should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and those received by April 30, 2018 will receive full consideration. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/845. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Band Director – Fayette, IA

Reporting to the Dean of Students, the Band Director is be responsible for the creation, management and direction of Upper Iowa University’s newly formed Pep Band. He/she will provide overall leadership of the pep band, the participants and their responsibilities including practices, band arranging, field show design and program development. This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual to develop a pep band program “from the ground up”. In addition, there may be other opportunities to develop additional performance experiences at UIU. This position is expected to assist the Admissions Office in recruiting a minimum of ten (10) students to attend UIU.

Bachelor’s Degree in Music, Music Education or related field and minimum of three (3) years’ previous experience in managing a band required. Master’s Degree in Music, Music Education or related field (18 graduate credit hours in Music or related field may be considered lieu of a Master’s degree) and experience working in a higher education setting preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/843. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Office Manager – Wausau, WI (Internal Search)

Upper Iowa University is conducting a search for a part-time Office Manager at our Wausau Center. Responsibilities include answering student inquiries, preparing and maintaining student and faculty files, processing registrations and withdrawals, data entry and assisting with financial aid applications. Travel on occasion may be required. The position requires an Associate’s degree. Knowledge of adult education and financial aid is beneficial, excellent customer services skills an absolute.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/860. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Graduate Assistant for Student Activities (2) - Fayette, IA

The Office of Student Life at Upper Iowa University - Fayette Campus invites applications for (2) Graduate Assistant for Student Activities positions. This position is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations associated with the area of Student Activities. The successful applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and have had experience in campus programming as an undergraduate.

The successful candidates will further develop campus programs trips and events for the student body as well as advising campus Greeks, clubs and organizations in coordination with the Coordinator of Student Activities. The successful applicant is expected to complete a master's degree within two years in addition to the job description.

The overall charge of the GA is to:

  • Serves as co-advisor to the Peacock Entertainment Crew (PEC). Greek Council or Peacocks for Progress.
  • Helps maintain and supervises the Student Leadership Center (SLC).
  • Helps coordinate general student activity and student trips outside of Fayette.
  • Manages social media and website content in addition to marketing events via toilet talk and What's Happenin' UIU.
  • Provides assistance and resources for students when planning and carrying out their own events.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/839. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received by June 1, 2018 will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Coordinator for Education Abroad – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University seeks an innovative Coordinator for Education Abroad (CEA) for its Center for International Education. The CEA oversees all study abroad program operations, including, but not limited to, advising students, faculty and staff on study abroad possibilities; partnering with faculty to facilitate faculty-led programs; identifying new study abroad locations for UIU students; helping students with the transfer of credit abroad; maintaining constant communication with international partners and coordinating partner delegation visits to UIU; conducting promotional events (e.g. classroom presentations, evening information sessions, information tables at the student center, study abroad fairs, etc.) throughout the University; and maintaining Education Abroad website and social media.

Bachelor's degree with international focus or relevant field and minimum one year of experience in an international education setting or study abroad office required. Experience living and/or working abroad and proficiency in foreign language preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/835. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by February 23, 2018, will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Head Women's/Men's Bowling Coach - Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University (UIU) invites applications for the position of Head Women’s/Men’s Bowling Coach. The Head Women’s/Men’s Bowling Coach at UIU reports to the Director of Athletics and is responsible for planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of building and maintaining a successful Women’s/Men’s Bowling program on the NCAA Division II level. Duties include, but not limited to: recruitment of highly skilled and academically qualified student-athletes, monitor academic progress and eligibility, and effectively analyze and teach the fundamentals skills and strategies of the sport. Plan, organize, conduct, and evaluate practices session along with develop, implement, and evaluate game plans and strategies. Serve as a leader, mentor, and role-model to the student-athletes of the program. Prepare competitive team schedule, participate in public relations/media activities, and fund raising initiatives. Oversee team travel coordination and other administrative processes and procedures. Prepare, monitor, and manage team budget. Ability to collaborate with Athletic Department staff members with regards to marketing and promotional initiatives; along with other University, Departmental, NCAA Division II, and conference initiatives. Select, supervise, and evaluate assistant coaches. Ensure compliance with all Department, University, NCAA, and MIAA policies, procedures, and regulations. EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree required; graduate degree preferred. Successful coaching experience in bowling at the intercollegiate level preferred. UIU is located in scenic northeast Iowa, sponsoring 16 intercollegiate programs on the NCAA Division II level.

For more information on UIU, please visit our web page at uiu.edu. Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, including resume, names and contact information for three professional references to http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/831. Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Student Records Specialist - Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University is seeking applicants for the position of Student Records Specialist within the Student Enrollment Center. Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university that provides education excellence to students both at the residential campus and world-wide.

The Student Records Specialist will enter transfer credit in the student information system, develop and maintain transfer articulation tables, and collaborate with advisors. Minimum requirements include completion of a bachelor’s degree, strong organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and excellent computer skills including a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/834. Position is open until filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Computer Science Instructor - Janesville, WI

Upper Iowa University Blackhawk Center located at Blackhawk Tech in Janesville, WI is currently hiring for an adjunct instructor in computer science. A minimum of a Master’s degree is required. Classes are held at Blackhawk Tech in the evenings.  Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to waitm@uiu.edu review of applications will be ongoing. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Math Instructor - Janesville, WI

Upper Iowa University Blackhawk Center located at Blackhawk Tech in Janesville, WI is currently hiring for an adjunct instructor in math. A minimum of a Master’s degree is required. Classes are held at Blackhawk Tech in the evenings.  Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to waitm@uiu.edu review of applications will be ongoing. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Veterans Benefits Specialist - Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University is seeking an applicant for the position of Veterans Benefits Specialist within the Military and Veteran Service Center. Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university that provides education excellence to students both at the residential campus and world-wide.

The Veterans Benefits Specialist will administer the Veterans Affairs Program through the authorization of payments to veterans and other eligible individuals under the Federal rules, regulations and guidelines. This position provides information to potential students regarding enrollment procedures and assisting students in determining their educational rights as a veteran. This individual prepares Federal and State audit responses and reports to ensure program compliance.

Minimum requirements include completion of an associate’s degree, strong organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and excellent computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience with Veteran’s Affairs Programs is preferred. Higher Education experience is also preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/821. Position is open until filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Compliance Coordinator – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a Compliance Coordinator. The Compliance Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the University’s compliance activities. This position will work collaboratively with the University community to ensure the University remains in compliance with Federal, State, and local statutes as well as institutional policy with regard to financial aid, student accounts and records, financial reporting, record retention, state approvals, employment regulations, and other related operational regulations applicable to higher education. 

Minimum of a bachelor's degree in higher education administration, finance/accounting, human resources, or other relevant discipline; Master's or other advanced professional degree preferred; 3-5 years of related experience required. Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to interpret federal and state non-discrimination laws and regulations as well as an established record of impeccable integrity and commitment to compliance, quality, and customer service. Experience working in accounting, finance, internal audit, human resources, student affairs, and/or regulatory compliance strongly recommended; higher education experience is strongly preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/806. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Education – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Education to teach courses that include undergraduate professional core and special education and or ESL courses. This position is in the Andres School of Education at the Fayette campus and will begin August 1, 2018.

This is a 12-month full-time, tenure-track, faculty position. The successful candidate will teach eight courses per year (at the Fayette campus or online), help to oversee the academic quality of the Teacher Education program, advise and assist Teacher Education students, and promote the enrollment growth of the program. Required are a master’s degree (doctorate in education from a regionally accredited university is required to be earned) and at least five years of exemplary teaching at the PreK-12 level to include special education or English as a second language. In addition, this person will work with local school districts, serve on School and University committees, and serve on state level Department of Education committees.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application addressing the individual’s interest, qualifications and teaching philosophy; CV or resume, names and contact information of references (minimum of three), and unofficial copies of transcripts in Word or PDF format to http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/772. Consideration of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by February 1, 2018, will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Education – Des Moines, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Education to teach graduate courses in the Master of Education program, especially courses in the Teacher Leadership emphasis. The position is in the Andres School of Education at the Des Moines Center and will begin July 1, 2018.

This is a 12-month full-time, tenure-track, faculty position with 20% release time for evaluation, supervision, and mentoring of adjunct faculty members. The successful candidate will teach eight courses per year online, help to oversee the academic quality of the Master of Education program, advise and assist Master of Education students, and promote the enrollment growth of the program.

Required are a doctorate in education from a regionally accredited university and at least five years of exemplary teaching and/or administration at the PreK-12 level. This person will work with local school districts, serve on School and University committees, and serve on state level Department of Education committees.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application addressing the individual’s interest, qualifications and teaching philosophy; CV or resume, names and contact information of references (minimum of three), and unofficial copies of transcripts in Word or PDF format to http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/774. Consideration of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by February 1, 2018, will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Director of Financial Aid – Fayette, IA

The Financial Aid Director is responsible for the leadership and direct oversight of the Financial Aid department and the management of the university Financial Aid programs. The Director has the responsibility for accurate, efficient and timely delivery of student aid in compliance with regulations. The Director will also work to develop and implement financial aid policies in cooperation with the Enrollment Management Team. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree, demonstrated experience in financial aid or a related field, strong computer skills, an understanding of database management, knowledge of policies, regulations, and practices for awarding financial aid.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/785. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics/Statistics – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a permanent, full time, tenure track faculty position as an Assistant Professor in Mathematics/Statistics on the residential campus in Fayette, Iowa with a start date of August 2018. This is a full time renewable appointment with a 24-credit teaching requirement as well as scholarly and university service duties. Teaching assignments are predominantly face-to-face on the Fayette campus, and may include online modalities, as needed. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

We seek a mathematics colleague with a deep interest in student-centered teaching at the undergraduate level and who will contribute to an environment in which diversity is respected, encouraged and nurtured. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellent teaching. This position will complement existing faculty strengths in a small interdisciplinary department, and contribute to our curricula and programs.

An earned doctorate is required in Mathematics, Statistics or a field within the mathematical sciences, applied mathematics or quantitative sciences, such as engineering or operations research; demonstrated expertise in applications of statistics, including work or research experience, is strongly preferred. The successful applicant will be interested in working within a small, dynamic, and interdisciplinary department in an innovative university.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, transcripts, teaching philosophy and list of three professional references. The cover letter should describe how the applicant’s aptitudes and abilities are well suited to the mission and vision of the department, school and university. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/762. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by January 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full Time Lecturer in Mathematics – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a full time, non-tenure track faculty position (without rank) as a Lecturer in Mathematics on the residential campus in Fayette, Iowa with a start date of August 2018. This is an academic-year position with a 24-credit teaching requirement in two semesters. Teaching assignments are predominantly face-to-face on the Fayette campus, and may include hybrid, online, domestic center, and international center modalities, as needed. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

We seek a mathematics lecturer with a deep interest in student-centered teaching at the undergraduate level and who will contribute to an environment in which diversity is respected, encouraged and nurtured. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellent teaching. This position will complement existing faculty strengths in a small interdisciplinary department, and contribute to our curricula and programs.

A Master’s Degree is required in Mathematics, Statistics or a field within the mathematical sciences, applied mathematics or quantitative sciences, such as engineering or operations research with a Ph.D. preferred. The successful candidate will teach primarily lower division mathematics courses face-to-face on the Fayette campus. The specific course load is subject to change, depending upon the qualifications and expertise of the successful candidate, and coordination with existing faculty areas of expertise. The successful applicant will be interested in working within a small, dynamic, and interdisciplinary department in an innovative university. The position may be renewable.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, transcripts, teaching philosophy and list of three professional references. The cover letter should describe how the applicant’s aptitudes and abilities are well suited to the mission and vision of the department, school and university. To apply, visit https://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/787. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by January 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Marketing – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a full time Assistant Professor position in Marketing. The position is in the School of Business at the Fayette, Iowa campus. This is a twelve-month academic year position with an eight course teaching requirement in three semesters.

The minimum educational requirement is a Master’s degree in Marketing or Business Administration or a closely related Masters with preference given to candidates who have an earned doctorate or DBA in Marketing or related field. Candidates must have graduate level course work in marketing. Courses to be taught are in the marketing major and are predominately at the Fayette campus, but also online and possible face-to-face at UIU centers. Additional responsibilities include student advising and involvement in university life and governance.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, CV or resume, names and contact information of references (minimum of three), evidence of teaching success and unofficial copies of transcripts. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/769. Consideration of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but applications received by February 5, 2017 will receive full consideration. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Psychology – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Psychology within the School of Liberal Arts. This is a full-time, tenure-track faculty appointment in Psychology beginning the 2018-19 academic year. Duties include teaching a 24-credit hour teaching load per academic year (in both face-to-face and online modalities), advising students as assigned, and engaging in scholarship and service activities as defined in the University Faculty Handbook. Courses that will likely be included in the teaching rotation include: General Psychology, Human Sexuality, Social Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Biological Psychology, Industrial Psychology, Issues & Ethics, and Skills & Strategies. A Ph.D. in Psychology or a closely related field at the time of appointment is required. While all areas of expertise will be considered, a generalist who can teach a wide array of lower and upper level courses is preferred. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Continued professional development, as well as professional, university, school, and community service are factored into tenure decisions. There is also an expectation of participation in academic governance processes, both in the School of Liberal Arts, and in the University as a whole.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions is filled. Applications received by December 1, 2017 will receive full consideration.  Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, CV, list of at least three references (complete with addresses and other contact information), and unofficial graduate transcripts. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/767. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice within the School of Liberal Arts. This is a full-time, tenure-track faculty appointment in Criminal Justice beginning the 2018-19 academic year. A Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a closely related field at the time of appointment is required. A graduate degree, or graduate coursework, in Sociology is a plus as well. Duties include teaching a 24-credit hour teaching load per academic year (in both face-to-face and online modalities), advising students as assigned, and engaging in scholarship and service activities as defined in the University Faculty Handbook. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Continued professional development, as well as professional, university, school, and community service are factored into tenure decisions. There is also an expectation of participation in academic governance processes, both in the School of Liberal Arts, and in the University as a whole.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions is filled. Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, CV, list of at least three references (complete with addresses and other contact information), and unofficial graduate transcripts. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/766. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Director of the MPA Program – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a new Director of its Masters in Public Administration program within the School of Liberal Arts. This is a full-time, tenure-track faculty appointment in Public Administration, Political Science, or a related field beginning July 1, 2018. A Ph.D. in Public Administration, Political Science, or a closely related field at the time of appointment is required. Duties include overseeing a masters-level program that employs ten full-time and part-time faculty and serves anywhere from 65-100 students. Duties also include advising, service on university committees, and teaching ½ time. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Continued professional development, as well as professional, university, school, and community service are factored into tenure decisions. There is also an expectation of participation in academic governance processes, both in the School of Liberal Arts, and in the University as a whole.

The MPA program has established three values as integral to the operation of the program. These are diversity, due process and democracy. As a part of the letter of application referenced below, candidates should discuss how they envision, as director, they would integrate these values into the management and operation of the program.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions is filled. Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, CV, list of at least three references (complete with addresses and other contact information), and unofficial graduate transcripts. To apply, visit https://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/789. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor – Cedar Rapids, IA

Upper Iowa University-Cedar Rapids Center is currently hiring for adjunct instructors in all areas of study.  Immediate needs are in the subjects of Marketing, Criminal Justice, Law, Business, Accounting and English.  A minimum of a Master’s degree is required. Classes are held in Cedar Rapids with evening course schedules. Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to hansenj01@uiu.edu. Review of applications will be ongoing. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Center Director - Fort Riley, KS

Upper Iowa University is conducting a search to identify a strong leader for its Fort Riley Center. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of supervisory and management experience and the ability to build strong relationships within the community and with faculty and students. Emphasis will be placed on effectively marketing, recruiting, and growing the center. Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/744. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Writing Center Director – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University is seeking a faculty member to become the next Writing Center Director. Requirements include a Ph.D.-level degree or, at minimum, a Master’s-level degree in a relevant discipline (English, Writing, Composition Studies, Creative Writing, Rhetoric, etc.), experience with English Language Learner (ELL) students and a minimum of two years university-level teaching and writing center experience.  The position includes a half-time appointment teaching courses in writing (both at the Fayette campus and perhaps online) and a half-time appointment directing the Writing Center, which serves students on the main campus, online, and at roughly 25 centers across the country and overseas.  The director’s main purpose is to continually assess the academic writing environment of Upper Iowa University across all modalities and to implement programs that encourage student participation in writing processes with the goal of ensuring academic success for all Upper Iowa students. 

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, contact information for three professional references, teaching philosophy, and transcripts. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/710. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Office Manager – Madison, WI

Do you like being a part of a team as well as working independently? Upper Iowa University in Madison is looking for a full time Office manager that will serve as the first point of contact.

Responsibilities include answering student inquiries, preparing and maintaining student and faculty files, processing registrations and withdrawals, data entry and assisting with financial aid applications. Travel on occasion may be required. The position requires an Associate’s degree. Knowledge of adult education and financial aid is beneficial, excellent customer services skills an absolute.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/675. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Graduate Assistant-Cross Country/Track & Field (Sprints/Jumps) – Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University invites applications for a Graduate Assistant Coach in Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field (Sprints/Jumps). This is a 10-month non-benefit position. Compensation for the position includes a monthly stipend and tuition assistance.

The Graduate Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach at Upper Iowa University reports directly to the Head Coach and is responsible for assisting in the planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of a successful Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field program at the NCAA Division II level. Duties include, but not limited to: recruitment of highly skilled and academically qualified student-athletes, monitor academic progress, eligibility, and effectively analyze and teach the fundamentals skills and strategies in the short sprints and horizontal/vertical jumps. Plan, organize, conduct, and evaluate practices session along with develop, implement, and evaluate meet plans and strategies. Serve as a leader, mentor, and role-model to the student-athletes of the program. Oversee administrative processes and procedures as assigned. Ensure compliance with all Department, University, NCAA, and NSIC policies, procedures, and regulations.

Applicants must be admitted into a graduate program at Upper Iowa University and maintain a Grade Point Average of 3.0. Applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree. The applicant should have experience working with a girl’s/women’s organized cross country/track & field program (collegiate, AAU, high school, etc.) Must have an understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/712. Upper Iowa University is an Equal opportunity Employer.

Center Director – Fort Leavenworth, KS

Upper Iowa University is conducting a search to identify a strong leader for its Fort Riley Center. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of supervisory and management experience and the ability to build strong relationships within the community and with faculty and students. Emphasis will be placed on effectively marketing, recruiting, and growing the center. Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/811. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Master of Public Administration Adjunct Instructor - Online, Madison, Milwaukee

Upper Iowa University invites applications for the position of adjunct faculty in the Master of Public Administration program.  This contingent, non-tenure track faculty reports directly to the MPA Program Chair.  Duties and responsibilities include creating and delivering curriculum (online, face-to-face in Madison and Milwaukee, WI, and hybrid) consistent with the UIU MPA program’s mission, goals, and values, active involvement in program assessment, current in area of expertise, and the ability to teach research methods.    

A doctorate in public administration, political science, or public policy is preferred.  A Master’s degree in public administration, political science, or public policy or related area is required. Must demonstrate a commitment to student centered learning, democratic decision making, continuous improvement, and the ability to integrate our program’s values of diversity, democracy and due process into the courses being taught.     

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, Curriculum Vitae/resume, teaching evaluations for all courses taught in two most recent academic years, and the names and contact information of three professional references to Dr. John Grummel, Associate Professor of Political Science, Upper Iowa University, 3 Point Place, Madison, WI 53719. Email: grummelj@uiu.edu.  Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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