Faculty positions

Open Faculty Positions

View the list below to view open faculty positions at HPU, job descriptions and download applications. 

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Teach courses in Psychology for majors and non-majors, 24-27 hours per academic year; maintain weekly office hours; advise and mentor students; serve on committees as assigned

Director of Social Work

Responsibilities include teaching courses across the curriculum, planning and evaluation, and providing leadership of the program. The faculty member will teach an academic load consisting of 18 hours per nine-month academic year. Courses taught will depend on departmental need and the faculty member’s experience and expertise, but may include: Introduction to Social Work, Social Services and Social Policy in Rural Settings, Practice III, Juvenile Delinquency, Social Welfare Policy, Research Methods and other courses as assigned. Interdisciplinary courses with Criminal Justice, Psychology, and/or Christian Studies are also possible. Reporting to the Dean, the Director represents the university’s program to the University community and to the public.

Assistant Professor of Social Work and Field Director

Responsibilities include teaching courses across the curriculum, assisting the Program Director with planning and evaluation, and leading the field program according to the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) field requirements. The faculty member will teach an academic load consisting of 18 hours per nine-month academic year. 

Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing

Conducts University courses for undergraduate students by performing the Essential Duties and Responsibilities listed on the Job Description.

Assistant Professor of Communication

This faculty member will teach undergraduate courses in strategic communication, including social media management, writing for digital media, fundamentals of human communication, and other general strategic communication courses, as needed.