Careers at MVC

Join a Vibrant Liberal Arts College

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!

  • MVC Bowling GA Position

    Missouri Valley College in Marshall, Missouri has a Graduate Assistant position open in Men’s and Women’s Bowling for the 2019-2020 academic year.

    Position opening start date is January 1, 2019

    The graduate assistant will serve as an assistant coach with other duties as assigned.

    Collegiate bowling experience prefered.

    Securing a CDL drivers license will be required after employment starts.

    Graduate Assistants will receive, Room, Board, and Tuition for graduate courses taken.

    Interested applicants should email a letter of application and resume to:

  • Full-time Faculty Position in Psychology

    The Division of Social Sciences at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Psychology to begin August 2019.

    Required qualifications include a Masters degree in psychology (Doctorate preferred) with an emphasis in Clinical or Counseling Psychology.  The ideal candidate would be interested in and capable of teaching courses in Abnormal Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Personality, Health, Development, and other courses related to the field, including introductory courses.  

    Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission, as well as willingness to serve on campus committees and to advise students are necessary qualifications.  Familiarity with Google Apps for Education 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 Alecia Schmidt, Co-Chair, Division of Social Science at

    Review of Applications will begin December 14th, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.  MVC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Higheredjobs ad - DIEP

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for the position of Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning (DIEP).  The DIEP provides college-wide leadership and support in the areas of institutional research and assessment, and strategic planning and decision-making, to increase institutional effectiveness, and advance the mission of Missouri Valley College. The DIEP works out of the Academic Affairs Office and collaborates on projects with the Chief Academic Officer.

    Required education and experience: earned master’s degree, demonstrable experience in evaluation and assessment in higher education, and the ability to analyze, synthesize, and communicate information concisely and effectively. Basic computer skills necessary. Missouri Valley College uses Google Apps for Education. Desirable: experience with the Higher Learning Commission, accrediting organizations and processes, and current assessment strategies in higher education.

    To apply, please email a cover letter, c.v., copies of unofficial transcripts, and names and contact information for three professional references, to Dr. Diane Bartholomew, Vice President of Academic Affairs,  Review of applications begins immediately. EOE.  Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Adjunct Pool – Academic ESL Instructor

    Job Description: Missouri Valley College is a 4-year institution with a large and growing international student population. This position is responsible for teaching Academic ESL classes as assigned by the division. Specific job duties include preparation of syllabi, lesson plans, and materials that enhance the students’ English language learning, including the design, development, and execution of appropriate methods of evaluating student performance. Hours per week vary by course load, semester, and schedule.

    Job Requirements:

    Master’s degree in TESOL. One (1) year of teaching experience in a college-level academic ESL program or equivalent is preferred, but consideration will be given to a recent TESOL graduate.


    Master’s degree in a foreign language, speech, reading or English or related field or equivalent experience and at least three (3) graduate classes in TESOL with one (1) year of teaching experience in a college-level academic ESL program or equivalent position.

    Must possess demonstrated oral English proficiency for classroom instruction.

    Application Deadline: Review of applications will be ongoing, but review will begin immediately for potential openings spring semester 2019. Interested applicants should send a C.V., and cover letter,  contact information for 3 professional references, and unofficial graduate transcripts as attachments to Elizabeth Holloway at

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

  • Student Employment

    Debate (1)                                                                                                                   $7.85 per hour

    Job duties include but are not limited to: General office duties, backfile construction, script copying and assembling, and other duties as needed.

    Hours: Can not be Tuesday or Thursday before 1:00. Flexible based on students class schedule. 

    Requirements: Engagement on the debate team required. Appropriate dress and appearance is very important for this position.  Jeans and t-shirts are allowed, but need to be presentable.


    Chris Roberds



  • Graduate Assistant for Student Affairs

    Missouri Valley College a private, coeducational, career-oriented, liberal arts college with growing national and international outreach, a destination for students from all fifty states and forty foreign countries. Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, the College prepares students to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. With a student body of some 1,400, on a beautiful campus in west central Missouri, Missouri Valley College has been continuously accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since its inception in 1889.

    Position Summary:

    The Graduate Assistant (GA) is responsible for providing student-centered support for the various Student Affairs departments and services. This position provides professional apprenticeship for the GA while supporting essential programs and services for the College community.  Duties will vary based on specific assignment. Assignments may be changed at any time during employment based on the needs of the division. The GA must be accepted into an accredited graduate program for the duration of their contract.


    Serve as building supervisor for the Malcolm Center for Student Life; open and close the building, setup meeting spaces, provide basic housekeeping services.

    Aid guests in reserving Student Center space and equipment.

    Assist in the development and implementation of campus activity programming.

    Assist in the development and implementation of intramural sports programming.

    Supervise numerous Student Center assistants (work-study).

    Staff Office of Student Affairs; provide basic administrative support for staff and customer service for guests.

    Assist in the operation of the Viking Shuttle.

    All other duties as assigned.


    Earned bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

    Effective interpersonal skills; ability to interact productively with students, faculty staff, and other constituents.

    Excellent written and oral communication skills.

    Strong organizational skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks, and wiliness to work irregular hours.

    Experience working with diverse student populations, including international students.

    Basic computer literacy; basic competency in software and database systems (i.e. Microsoft Office, Adobe).

    Experience in various forms of advertising, including social media.


    Tuition scholarship, campus housing, and meal plan (when school is in session).


    To apply, submit a letter of application (cover letter), detailed resume and contact information for three professional references to: Dr. Heath Morgan, Vice President for Student Affairs, 500 E. College Street, Marshall, MO 65340 or e-mail This position will remain open until filled.

  • 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, 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

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

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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