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Employment Opportunities


Administrative:

Director of Alumni Relations

Albright College is seeking a Director of Alumni Relations to oversee the design, implementation, management and assessment of a comprehensive program to enhance the interest, involvement and financial support of the College’s 21,000 living alumni.  The director provides leadership and works collaboratively with the Alumni Association.  The successful candidate must be proactive and entrepreneurial, with strong organizational skills, demonstrated ability in working with volunteers, and experience in managing successful programs.

Founded in 1856, Albright is a nationally ranked, private, coeducational liberal arts college located on a 118-acre suburban campus in Reading, Pennsylvania.  The College’s hallmarks are connecting fields of learning, collaborative teaching and learning, and a flexible curriculum that allows students to create an individualized education. Albright has more than 1,600 traditional students, accelerated degree programs for working adults in nine locations, and a master’s program in education. 

The Director of Alumni Relations reports to the Vice President for Advancement and supervises one Assistant Director and one support staff. As part of the Advancement Division, Alumni Relations works closely and collaboratively with both the Development and College Relations Offices.

Bachelor’s degree is required. Three years of related experience are preferred. Some travel is required.  

Send letter of application, resume and three references to: hr@albright.edu.  Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community.  In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Director of Albright Intensive English and Culture Program

Albright College seeks a Director for its new English Instruction Program. The position is a full-time, 12 month administrative position; expected start date is June 1, 2015 and the program will begin in the fall 2015 semester. The Director will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Albright Intensive English and Culture Program (AIECP) and will foster a student-focused, positive environment by supporting the integration of international students in the academic and social life of the campus, while ensuring the delivery of a high quality academic program. The Director will work collaboratively with other administrators, faculty and staff to foster the program’s success, assist with recruitment and the matriculation of AICEP students to the College’s baccalaureate program, oversee curriculum, faculty hiring and supervision, and do some teaching in the program. The successful candidate will have a Masters in TESOL, applied linguistics in language instruction, or intensive English at an accredited four year school; a Ph.D. in an appropriate field is strongly preferred. Required background includes a minimum of three years teaching English to speakers of other languages in higher education, administrative responsibilities in a similar program, and curriculum development. Training in instructional methodology and/or study abroad experience are strongly preferred.  Send cover letter, resume with salary requirements and a list of three professional references to hr@albright.edu.  Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community.  In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Enrollment Advisor-Lehigh Valley

Albright College seeks a dynamic, dedicated and personable individual with the ability to adapt in an evolving environment to serve as Enrollment Advisor for the Lehigh Valley and Tamaqua Accelerated Degree Programs location. Primary responsibilities include actively recruiting prospective adult students to enroll in the College’s Accelerated Degree Programs and coordinating a full range of tasks associated with servicing the needs of currently enrolled adult students at three regional locations (Bethlehem, Schnecksville and Tamaqua). A Bachelor’s Degree is required. Two years of related experience in higher education recruiting or recruiting in another industry is required. Weekday evening availability is required. Competitive benefits package including tuition assistance. Send letter of interest, resume and names of three references to hr@albright.edu by February 23, 2015. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. www.albright.edu

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ASSISTANT CONTROLLER

Albright College is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Controller. Founded in 1856, Albright is a nationally ranked, private coeducational liberal arts college located on a 110-acre suburban campus in Berks County Pennsylvania, with a student enrollment of 1700+.

The Assistant Controller is primarily responsible for daily, monthly and annual operations general and endowment accounting functions; administration of the Great Plains financial information systems and related interfaces, including PowerCampus; financial reporting/oversight of the preparation of external financial statements, the College’s 990, 990-T, state tax returns, subsidiary corporate and state returns; monitoring federal, state and local compliance and tax issues. The position’s additional responsibilities include assisting with the implementation of special projects, performing financial analysis and research; leadership of the general accounting team; assisting in establishing policies and procedures; documenting and monitoring internal controls; and recommending process improvements.

Requirements include Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business administration with 4+ years’ experience, preferably in higher education finance. MBA, Master’s in related field or CPA preferred.

Email cover letter (including salary requirements or salary history), resume and the names of three professional references to: hr@albright.edu. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Check us online: www.albright.edu/hr.

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Faculty:

Assistant Professor of Communications: Albright College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in communications, design and digital media. Candidates will teach a mix of courses from at least two of the following areas: communications theory, graphic design, website design, media convergence, and digital literacy. The normal teaching load is three courses per semester. Successful candidate should have an earned terminal degree in communications or a related field and be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite. Candidates should be active in scholarship and/or creative work in their field and committed to undergraduate education in a liberal arts institution. The College has recently developed interdisciplinary and innovative programs in digital communications and other fields that intersect with digital media. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to these developing programs.

Review of applications will begin February 1, 2015, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit letters of application, CV, unofficial transcripts from graduate institution, three letters of reference, and portfolios of representative work to hr@albright.edu.

Albright College is a liberal arts institution with approximately 1750 students, and is located within an hour of Philadelphia and three hours of New York, Baltimore and Washington, DC. Additional information about Albright College is available at www.albright.edu. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Music (MUSIC INDUSTRY STUDIES/MUSIC BUSINESS)

The Department of Music at Albright College invites applications for a tenure-track position with a focus on Music Industry Studies/Music Business to begin in Fall 2015. We seek a collaborative and energetic colleague to serve at the helm of our new program in Music Industry Studies and who will contribute to the creative and intellectual development of students who study the fields of Music Business and Music Industry Studies within a liberal arts setting. The position is being offered at either the Assistant or Associate Professor level (rank will depend on credentials and experience) and carries a teaching load of six courses per year. The Music Department offers a major in Music Industry Studies that combines the studies of Music Artistry, Music Technology, and Music Business, as well as a co-major in Music Business. Courses currently being offered include: Music Industry I and II, Music Marketing and Promotion, Music Law and Ethics, Demo to Distribution, Artist Management, and a senior capstone seminar in Entrepreneurship. The successful candidate will create additional courses that coincide with their professional music interests and abilities. Candidates must possess: a terminal degree in the field (DMA, Ph.D, etc.); a minimum of five years professional experience; and, evidence of quality teaching at the undergraduate level. Service on departmental and college committees, academic advising/mentoring, as well as an expectation of continued scholarship is required. Please submit a letter of application, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a curriculum vita with list of references to: hr@albright.edu. Applications received by January 31 will receive priority consideration; however, we will continue to review applications until the position is filled. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Albright College is a liberal arts institution that proudly emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to learning. Located in Reading PA with a student body of 1600 full-time students, Albright is situated approximately one hour from Philadelphia and three hours from both New York City and Washington DC. Additional information about Albright is available at www.albright.edu.

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Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Accounting

The Accounting Department at Albright College invites applicants for a tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2015. Anticipated rank will be at the assistant professor level. Ideal candidates should have (or be near completion of) a doctorate in accounting or a related field; candidates with a Master’s degree in taxation, business, economics, or accounting, a CPA certificate and college teaching experience will be considered.

The successful candidate should be academically or professionally qualified, in accordance to ACBSP standards to teach the following courses: intermediate accounting, auditing, federal taxation, fraud examination and accounting information system. Teaching load is three courses per semester.

Demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching and a commitment to scholarship and/or professional development are essential for selection and advancement. Experiential learning is highly valued. Albright College promotes interdisciplinary learning and presents opportunities for collaborative teaching and scholarship.

Albright College is an independent liberal arts institution with a student body of approximately 1750 students and is located within one hour of Philadelphia, two hours of Baltimore, and three hours of New York City and Washington, D.C. Additional information about Albright College is available at www.albright.edu.

For consideration, please sent letter of interest, a current vitae, names of three references, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to hr@alb.edu. Review of applications begins November 24, 2014 and continues until position is filled.

Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Degree Completion Program (DCP) Accounting Full-Time Assistant Professor of Accounting (Tenure-track)

Albright College is seeking a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Accounting to teach in its DCP Accounting program as well as one or two courses per academic year in its traditional undergraduate program.

The successful should be qualified to teach Intermediate Accounting, Tax Accounting, Auditing, Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting, and Accounting Capstone (Seminar) course. The candidate is expected to teach assigned eight courses in any of the eight locations that Albright College currently offers this program.

Candidate may also have the opportunity to become the program coordinator depending on excellent performance in the teaching position and demonstrated ability to provide leadership for the DCP Accounting program faculty, curriculum development, and academic administration.

The DCP is an accelerated baccalaureate program. Student cohorts meet once a week for five, six or seven weeks (depending on the course) in the evening, completing the major portion of the program in approximately 24 months. The DCP is designed for adult students with at least two years of college experience and three years of work experience. Traveling is a major requirement for this position.

An earned doctorate in accounting (Ph.D. or D.B.A.) or M.B.A. and CPA is preferred, but related fields will be considered. Demonstrated excellence in teaching, engagement in scholarship, and service are essential for selection and advancement. Albright College values interdisciplinary approaches to teaching and faculty engagement in undergraduate research. Full participation in the broader activities of the DCP, the Business, Accounting and Economics Department and the College is also expected.

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, vitae, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to hr@alb.edu. Selected candidates will be required to submit letters of reference, a scholarship sample, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the search is closed.

Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additional information about Albright College can be found at www.albright.edu.

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Adjuncts for Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at Albright College is accepting applications for adjunct instructors for undergraduate courses in computer science. We have immediate openings in both our regular day program and our evening Accelerated Degree Completion Program. Master’s degree or higher degree and relevant teaching or industry experience is required. Send a letter of interest, resume and names of references to: HR@alb.edu. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. www.albright.edu

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Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Albright College seeks applicants for a full-time tenure-track position in the Computer Science Department beginning in August 2015. Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. (in hand or expected by August 2015) in Computer Science (or closely related discipline) and show evidence of a strong commitment to teaching at a liberal arts institution where students expect close contact with their professors and welcome opportunities to engage in collaborative research. Areas of the candidates’ research expertise may include, but are not limited to: analytics, artificial intelligence, or human-computer interactions. Qualified candidates in other areas will also be considered. The successful candidate will teach a broad range of undergraduate computer science courses, as well as have the opportunity to contribute to the general education curriculum through interdisciplinary courses or first year seminars. Job responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester, scholarship, and service to the department and college. Applicants should send a letter of application, vita, evidence of teaching effectiveness and scholarly activity, and three letters of reference (at least one about teaching) to hr@alb.edu. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Albright College is a small liberal arts college in Reading, PA situated in the Northeast Corridor between Philadelphia PA and New York City. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. www.albright.edu

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ALBRIGHT COLLEGE
DEGREE COMPLETION PROGAM
ACCOUNTING INSTRUCTORS 

Albright College is seeking part-time adjunct instructors to teach evening accelerated courses in Accounting at the following locations: Harrisburg, Allentown, Lancaster and Bethlehem. Candidates should possess expertise in one or more of the following areas: Auditing, Taxation or Accounting for Government and Non-for-Profit. Candidates should possess proven interpersonal skills and enthusiasm in teaching nontraditional students. A Master’s degree and/or professional certification in accounting, and relevant teaching or industry experience is required. Prior experience teaching adult students is also preferred.

Send a letter of interest and current vitae to hr@albright.edu. Please specify your interest in the Accounting DCP major. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until positions are filled. Albright is an AA, EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. www.albright.edu

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