Job Postings

Current Job Openings Include:

Criminology Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for two (2) full-time faculty positions in criminology, preferably beginning in January 2021. A Ph.D. in criminology, criminal justice or a related social science field is preferred, but J.D’s and ABD’s will be considered. The successful candidates will be willing and able to teach a wide variety of criminology courses for both majors and non-majors. Professional experience, as well as successful teaching experience, is preferred. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Davis and Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and 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, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional, civic and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for businesses, non-profit organizations, and all who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities         

  • Teaching, advising, and mentoring students holistically from recruitment to degree completion.
  • Analyzing course assessments, evaluations and data and engaging in the continuous improvement of courses based on that analysis.
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues, both within the division and across campus.
  • Providing service to the department, division, discipline, College and community.
  • Engaging in ongoing professional development.
  • Engaging in outreach and relationship building with members of the local and regional community.

Application Instructions

All applications must include a letter of interest addressing how the applicant can fulfill the requirements of the position and advance the mission of the College, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including phone numbers and email addresses) of four professional references. Additional information, including a statement of teaching philosophy and recent teaching evaluations, may be requested as the search progresses. Original transcripts and background check will be required before an appointment is made.

Please submit materials electronically via email to Ms. Donna McCauley, Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic Affairs, Davis & Elkins College at McCauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Criminology Position in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and all applications received by October 9 will receive full consideration.

English Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in English, preferably beginning in January 2021. A Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric and Composition, or a related field is preferred, but ABDs will be considered. The minimum degree requirement is a master’s degree in English, Rhetoric and Composition, or a related field.

The successful candidate will be a Generalist in English who is 1.) firmly committed to providing high-quality undergraduate teaching and mentoring, 2.) interested in and able to offer a wide variety of introductory and upper-level courses, and 3.) capable of enthusiastically developing, leading, and promoting the department’s writing concentration and minor to a wide range of students and colleagues across the campus. Experience in teaching, mentoring, and program development is preferred. Rank and salary are dependent upon qualifications and experience. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance. Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and 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 English Department is committed to providing a rigorous and collaborative education that provides students with opportunities to conduct independent research, synthesize complex information, and communicate that information clearly in written and oral form. We continue this work by involving our students in the cultural, civic, 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, ongoing responsibilities associated with the position include the following:

  • Successful teaching in a variety of courses.
  • Successfully mentoring and advising students.
  • Leading and promoting a writing program within the English department.
  • Working collaboratively and creatively with colleagues across the campus and within the local community. Engaging in ongoing assessment activities.
  • Acting in a professional and collegial manner (this includes maintaining an ongoing presence on campus, maintaining confidentiality as required, holding daily office hours, participating in recruitment and retention efforts, and being accessible to students and colleagues).

All candidates are encouraged to provide evidence of successful college-level teaching, including strong professor-student relationships, commitment to student development, and creative pedagogical practice. All applications must include a letter of interest addressing how the applicant can fulfill the requirements of the position and advance the mission of the College, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information (including phone numbers and email addresses) of four professional references. Official transcripts and a background check will be required before an appointment is made.

Please submit materials electronically via email to Ms. Donna McCauley, Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic Affairs, Davis & Elkins College at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write English in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately, and all applications received on or before October 15, 2020, will receive full consideration. 

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
 
Kitchen Workers
 
Several kitchen employee positions are available at Davis & Elkins College:
Cashier: Performs cashier duties as major function and performs other cafeteria duties to fill in as directed.  Needed Mondays through Fridays – 6:30 am to 2:00 pm.
Cooks: Prepare items in accordance with HACCP regulations. Store and date all food properly. Clean and organize all equipment and storage areas in kitchen.
Servers: Serve and interact with guests in a friendly manner; set up and clean up in accordance with D&E standards.
 
Minimum requirements:  High school diploma or equivalent.  Ability to lift 30 pounds.  Prior experience preferred. Those interested may fill out an application in the D&E Human Resources Office, Liberal Arts Hall, Room 203. Or resumes may be emailed to coreym@dewv.edu.
 
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.

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.

 

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