Careers at MVC

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Here at Valley, we are always looking for qualified and exceptional faculty and staff to join our campus community. Check out some of our openings, and see if Valley is the right fit for your career needs!

  • Director of Alumni Relations

    Missouri Valley College is seeking applications for the position of alumni relations director.

    Position Overview: 

    Responsible for the planning and implementation of programs and projects that strategically engage alumni in strengthening programs and provide tangible benefits to alumni and current students.

    Create and maintain pathways for alumni participation that advance the goals of the College; working with development office to identify, cultivate, solicit and steward alumni giving; and serving as a liaison between the College and Alumni Association Board.

    Responsibilities:

    Work closely with the Alumni Association Board, arranging meetings, staffing its committees and ensuring strong and productive relationships between its members.

    Plan, implement and promote alumni programs that support the Institute’s strategic plan as well as the goals of the the Office of Advancement, including but not limited to homecoming and alumni and friend socials.

    Ensure accurate and complete alumni database records; capture contact, biographical and career information of alumni via surveys, projects (e.g. alumni directory), correspondence, website, postal returns, etc.

    Establish and build relationships with a wide range of alumni, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally; maintain regular communication with alumni via direct contact, email, alumni web pages, and print publications

    Educate graduating students about alumni benefits and engage them in programs

    Collaborate closely with development office to increase support from alumni; routinely identify and qualify alumni prospects for gifts

    Oversee and balance the budget for alumni relations; within the annual program budget

    Skills:

    Ability to organize and complete multiple tasks simultaneously with close attention to detail

    Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

    Experience with Raiser’s Edge or a similar constituent database preferred

    Ability to travel and work evenings and weekends as needed

    Bachelor’s degree

    Excellent oral and written communication skills

    Experience in event planning

    To Apply:

    The Director of Alumni Relations reports to the Vice President of Advancement. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to:

    Eric Sappington, Vice President of Institutional Advancement sappingtone@moval.edu

    Missouri Valley College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.

  • Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach

    Missouri Valley College, an NAIA institution which competes in the Heart of America Athletic Conference, invites applications for a full-time, 12 month position of Head Women’s Lacrosse coach with duties assigned according to qualification. Coaching duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to the organization, supervision, and administration of an NAIA Lacrosse program.  Primary coaching responsibilities will include the successful identification, evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified student-athletes in which to build and maintain a competitive athletic program.

    Qualifications:  Master’s degree preferred but not required. Recruiting, admissions experience, computer and technology proficiency is preferred, with a minimum of two years coaching experience.  Employment requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree if hired for non-teaching position. Position available starting immediately.

    Send letter of application, resume, and three letters of reference to:  Tom Fifer, Athletic Director, Missouri Valley College, 500 East College, Marshall, MO 65340 or email at fifert@moval.edu  EOE/AA

  • Assistant Softball/Pitching Coach

    Missouri Valley College, an NAIA institution which competes in the Heart of America Athletic Conference, invites applications for a full-time, 12 month position of Assistant Softball Pitching coach with duties assigned according to qualification. Coaching duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to the organization, supervision, and administration of an NAIA Softball program.  Primary coaching responsibilities will include the successful identification, evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified student-athletes in which to build and maintain a competitive athletic program.

    Qualifications:  Master’s degree preferred but not required. Recruiting, admissions experience, computer and technology proficiency is preferred, with a minimum of two years coaching and pitching experience.  Employment requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree if hired for non-teaching position. Position available starting immediately.

    Send letter of application, resume, and three letters of reference to:  Tom Fifer, Athletic Director, Missouri Valley College, 500 East College, Marshall, MO 65340 or email at fifert@moval.edu  EOE/AA

  • Adjunct Positions

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for face to face adjunct instructors in the following disciplines to begin August 2018: Ceramics, Art Appreciation, Digital Art,  Foreign Language, Speech Communication, Psychology, History, Sociology, Political Science, Theater, Dance, and Education; and Special Education (evenings).

    Qualifications for each position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in the discipline. Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications. Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred. To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., contact information for three professional references, unofficial transcripts, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Sharon Hoeflicker, Academic Affairs, at hoeflickers@moval.edu. Positions open until filled. EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Instrumental Music

    The Division of Fine Arts at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Instrumental Music to begin August 2018. Teaching responsibilities include various Instrumental Ensembles (Concert Band, Jazz Band, Drumline), Applied Instruments, and other Music courses as needed. Active recruitment in building an instrumental program is expected.

    Qualifications include a Masters in Music (Percussion or Brass); terminal degree (Ph.D., DMA, or other) preferred.  Preference will be given to those with substantial experience in conducting ensembles on either the high school or college level. Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission, and willingness to serve on campus committees and to advise students are also necessary qualifications.  Familiarity with Google Apps and Moodle preferred.

    To apply, please email cover letter, CV, contact information for three professional references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of unofficial transcripts to Ryan Hampton, Assistant Professor of Music at hamptonr@moval.edu.

    Review of applications will begin April 2, 2018. EOE.  Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Viking Learning Academy Substitute Teacher

    Responsibilities: Carrying out goals, policies, and activities to implement educational objectives and performance standards.

    Qualifications: High School graduate or equivalent. Would prefer some background in childcare or education related field.

    Application Procedure: You may download the application form from www.moval.edu, and send the completed application form and three references to the address listed below:
    Pamela Stouffer
    Missouri Valley College
    500 E. College
    Marshall, MO 65340
    stoufferp@moval.edu

    Missouri Valley College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.

  • Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems

    The Division of Math & Science at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems to begin August 2018. Primary teaching duties will focus on Web Development, Networking, and GIS.  Minimum qualifications include a Master’s in Computer Information Systems or Computer Science, preferably a Ph.D., and teaching experience in the discipline. Collegiality, professionalism, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications.  Duties include serving on campus committees and advising students.

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., copies of unofficial graduate transcripts, names and contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Dr. Katherine Adams, Chair of the Math & Science Division, adamsk@moval.edu.  Review begins immediately: applications should be submitted by May 11, 2018. EOE.  Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Assistant Professor of Mathematics

    The Division of Math/Science at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Mathematics to begin August 2018. Primary teaching dues will focus on general education mathematics
    courses, with possible rotation to upper division mathematics courses, based on qualifications. Other dues include serving on campus committees and advising students.

    Minimum qualifications include a Master’s in Mathematics, Ph.D. preferred, and teaching experience in the discipline. Collegiality, professionalism, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications. Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred.

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., copies of unofficial graduate transcripts, names and contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Dr. Katherine Adams, Chair of the Math/Science Division, adamsk@moval.edu.

    EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.


Missouri Valley College is “An Equal Opportunity Employer” and believes in diversity and seeks applications from underrepresented groups. Missouri Valley does not discriminate on the grounds of color, race, sex, religion, marital status, disability, national origin, veteran’s status, age, or sexual orientation.

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