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Head Dance Coach and Instructor

September 25, 2015

Missour Valley College
Marshall, MO

Missouri Valley College, an NAIA institution that competes in the Heart of America Athletic Conference, invites applications for the full-time, 12 month position of Head Dance coach. The Division of Fine Arts is also in search of a dance adjunct who can teach 6-9 hours per semester teaching within the dance department. An ideal candidate will be able to fulfill both positions. Position begins january 2016.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the organization, supervision, and administration of an NAIA dance program and adhering to NAIA competition guidelines. Primary coaching responsibilities will include the successful identification, evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified student-athletes and supervision of assistant coaches. Possible courses taught within the department of dance include introduction to dance, ballet, tap, jazz, modern, history of dance, and dance appreciation.

Qualification: The ideal candidate will have an MFA or MA in Dance or related field with two years coaching experience. The dance coach position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree with substantial experience.

Application Process: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Send letter of application, resume or c.v., teaching philosophy, transcripts and three letters of professional reference to: Tom Fifer, Athletic Director, Missouri Valley College, 500 East College, Marshall, MO 65340 or email at EOE/AA. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check.


Assistant Professor of Physics

September 25, 2015

Missour Valley College
Marshall, MO

The Division of Math/Science at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Physics to begin January 2016. The teaching load includes Introduction to Physical Science and General Physics, and other courses such as Calculus I, College Algebra, or Environmental Science. Minimum qualifications include a Master's in Physics, 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, Applications should be submitted by October 30, 2015. EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.


Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management

August 13, 2015

The Assistant Vice President (AVP) of Enrollment Management (EM) is a senior level professional who plays a major role in coordinating, implementing and evaluating the College’s strategic recruitment and retention initiatives. Student success, as measured by retention and graduation rates, will be a primary focus and the candidate must have a thorough understanding of enrollment management best practices in higher education. The AVP of EM works extensively across institutional divisions in order to accomplish the strategic goals of the College. The successful candidate will consult and collaborate with Cabinet level professionals to develop departmental goals as related to recruiting strategies and enrollment goals, as well as formulate long and short-range plans to meet institutional enrollment goals. Demonstrated success in developing recruitment strategies that include messaging and marketing, retention strategies and leading a diverse enrollment management group are essential. Knowledge of regulatory, professional, and ethical guidelines in enrollment management and financial aid are essential to ensure compliance with College, state, federal, and other outside agency rules and regulations. The Assistant Vice President must have the ability to work with culturally diverse populations, manage and assess strategies designed to achieve the enrollment management goals of the College, improve student educational outcomes, enhance the visibility and public image of the College and be a leader within the Marshall community.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Five years experience in higher education at a director level or above.
  • Proven success in planning, implementing and improving a comprehensive enrollment management plan for post-secondary educational institutions.
  • Experience working in a culturally diverse environment.
  • Master's degree in higher education administration or related field (required).
  • A terminal degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., JD, or equivalent).

Rank and salary commensurate with experience. Starting date for the position is immediate. Send vitae, three letters of reference, and copies of transcripts to:
Missouri Valley College
Dr. Bonnie Humphrey, President
500 East College, Marshall, MO 65340
E-mail at
The position will remain open until filled.

Early Childhood Lab School Volunteers Needed

August 4, 2015

WHY: The Valley Lab School is a nonprofit childcare center extended from Missouri Valley College’s campus. We serve children ranging from six weeks old to six years old.

WHAT WILL I DO? You will assist in one of the three classrooms, supervising children and helping in daily tasks, which can include reading to children, supervising playtime, serving lunch, daily cleaning, helping with arts and crafts, and simply loving and caring for our Junior Vikings!

WHO DO I CONTACT? If you are interested in volunteering at the Valley Lab School, please contact Carrie Morrow, at (660) 831-1234. Leave a detailed message including your name, phone number, and best time to reach you. You can also email her at

Early Childhood Lab School Substitute Teacher

August 4, 2015

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 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.