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!

  • Assistant Athletic Trainer / Instructor

    Missouri Valley College (Marshall, MO), a private, liberal arts institution, is seeking applicants for a full­-time assistant athletic trainer / instructor, to begin immediately.  This renewable 10-month position runs August 1 – May 31.

    Minimum qualifications:

    • Master’s degree in Exercise Science or related field (e.g., Athletic Training)
    • NATABOC Certification in Good Standing
    • State of Missouri Athletic Training licensure or eligible (Must be obtained before starting athletic training duties.)
    • Legally eligible to work in the United States

    General Job Description

    The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for assisting the Head Athletic Trainer in the day-to-day operation of the athletic training facility.  Teaching load for the instructor duties is assigned by the appropriate academic chairperson. Specific duties and responsibilities include:

    • Athletic Training coverage for assigned team practices, home events, and travel when possible.
    • General care of MVC student-athletes during assigned treatment hours.
    • Maintain student-athlete medical records.
    • Assist in the maintenance and inventory of athletic training room equipment and supplies.
    • Teach 6 credit hours per academic year. 
    • Advise and mentor undergraduate students.
    • Attend all scheduled faculty and staff meetings.
    • Other Athletic Training related duties may be assigned as the need arises.

    Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume or curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (unofficial for application stage), and contact information for three professional references to Vince Fedorowich, Head Athletic Trainer (fedorowichv@moval.edu, (660) 831-4195). Review of applications begins immediately. EOE. Employment at Missouri Valley College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.

  • Combined Adjunct Instructor

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for face to face adjunct instructors, with hybrid components, in the following disciplines to begin August 2020.

    • Theatre Appreciation, meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:40 pm
    • Stagecraft, meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:25 am
    • American History I – Prehistory to Reconstruction, meets MWF Noon and MWF at 1pm
    • Psychology, meets 8:00 Tuesdays and Thursdays
    • French, multiple sections, Tuesday and Thursday mornings
    • ESL (English as a Second Language), multiple sections
    • First semester writing courses and co-requisite English, multiple sections
    • Physical Education-related classes such as CPR/First Aid and PE Skills & Activities classes.

    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. Missouri Valley College uses Google Apps for Education and D2L’s Brightspace learning management system.

    To apply, please email a 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.

  • Adjunct Faculty - English

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for a face to face (or hybrid) adjunct instructor for English Composition and Developmental English courses beginning August 2020.  First semester writing courses at MVC are taught in a co-requisite model for entering Freshmen who need support in acquiring necessary writing skills.

    Qualifications include a Master of Arts in English or a master’s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in English.   Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications.  Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and D2L  Brightspace  preferred.

    To apply, please email a cover letter, c.v., contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Elizabeth Holloway, Co-Chair of Communications, Humanities, and Human Services, at hollowaye@moval.edu.  Position open until filled.  Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.  EOE.

  • Full-Time Faculty - Computer Science

    Full-Time Faculty – Computer Science

    The Division of Math & Science at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college located between Kansas City and Columbia, Missouri, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Computer Science to begin August 2020.  Primary teaching duties will focus on coursework in computer science, including software development. The selected candidate will take an active role in leading a new Computer Science major.

    Minimum qualifications include a Master’s in Computer Science, or a related field; a Ph.D. in the area and teaching experience in the discipline is desirable. Collegiality, professionalism, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary. Faculty are also expected to serve on campus committees and advise students. Missouri Valley College utilizes Google Apps for Education. 

    To apply, please email a 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 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.

    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 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.

  • 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: fifert@moval.edu

  • Graduate Assistant for Student Affairs

    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. Missouri Valley College has a student body of some 1,400, on a beautiful campus in west central Missouri.

    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. Priority will be given to students enrolled in one of the two Missouri Valley College master’s programs.

    Responsibilities:

    • 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.

    Qualifications:

    • Earned bachelor’s degree in any discipline. (In some cases candidates who are in their final year of an undergraduate degree my apply).
    • 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.

    Compensation:

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

    Application:

    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 Affair, 500 E. College Street, Marshall, MO 65340 or e-mail morganh@moval.edu. This position will remain open until filled.


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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