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Current Employment Opportunities

12/17/2014-Student Financial Planner

The position of Student Financial Planner is responsible for the coordination, implementation, and administration of an individualized financial plan for all students upon graduation or leaving the University of Dubuque. The Student Financial Planner will be responsible for providing one-on-one financial planning services to students who are seeking a degree. The goal is to help these students proactively take control of their finances in their lives, and empower them to make better-informed decisions regarding financial life-style choices. The Student Financial Planner will lead students through a collaborative process that guides them in setting or refining their goals, developing action plans to meet those goals, coaching them in financial decisions, and ultimately achieving their goal(s). As such, the Student Financial Planner will help students stay on top of their goals and monitor and document their progress over time using a case management and outcome tracking system. For many students, the work with the Student Financial Planner will empower them to proactively take control of their financial lives.

 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

The Student Financial Planner will be responsible for the following duties:
- Assist students in achieving specific short-term and long-term financial goals;
- Identify appropriate ways to support student’s goal achievement (accountability, check in/follow up);
- The Student Financial Planner will provide information, guidance and assistance in:
o Debt reduction, management and avoidance strategies

o Information and/or referral as required for student loan consolidation
o Savings strategies and methods

o Credit management (e.g. credit repair or credit building)
o Budget/financial planning
Other Functions/Relationships:

Qualified applicants must have:
- A bachelor's degree or higher/equivalent required
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to be a self-starter who can work independently, while working under general supervision

Experience:

3-5 years related experience

Specialized Knowledge, Licenses, etc:

Federal regulations (CFR 34) knowledge; state and local financial aid regulations; experience in Jenzabar, PowerFAIDS, and other relational database software programs.

A national certification as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), or willingness to become certified

 

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, UD Employment Application Form, which is located on our website, and three references to: HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA  52001.  AA/EOE

12/16/2014-Full time Faculty in Anatomy and Physiology

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Anatomy and Physiology within the Department of Natural and Applied Sciences beginning August, 2015.  Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in Biology or related field and teaching experience, including laboratory courses in human anatomy with human cadavers. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach a year-long, two-course sequence in Human Anatomy and Physiology as well as additional courses (examples might include Cell Biology, Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy, and Animal Physiology).  In addition, the successful candidate will articulate a vision for research that involves undergraduate students. Teaching load consists of one lecture and two laboratory sections in Human Anatomy and Physiology per semester as well as an additional course during either the fall or spring semester.  The successful candidate also will be expected to advise students and participate in the broader life of the University.

              The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

              Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri-_ state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

              To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment Application Form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled.   AA/EOE

12/03/2014- Lead Custodial

The University of Dubuque seeks qualified candidates for a Lead Custodian.  This is a full-time position with benefits.  Hours are Monday-Friday 3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.  Must be able to perform custodial work required for general maintenance of buildings.  A high school degree, valid driver's license, the capability to lift 40 pounds, climb stairs, and the ability to follow instructions are required.  Send letter of interest and completed UD Employment appliciation form, which is located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA  52001.  AA/EOE

10/30/2014-Custodian

The University of Dubuque seeks qualified candidates for a Custodian.  This is a full-time position with benefits.  Hours are Friday-Monday 5:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Must be able to perform custodial work required for general maintenance of buildings.  A high school degree, valid driver’s license, the capability to lift 40 pounds, climb stairs, and the ability to follow instructions are required.  Send letter of interest and completed UD Employment application form, which is located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.  AA/EOE

10/16/2014-Full-time Faculty in Mathematics

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time faculty position in mathematics beginning August, 2015. Preferred qualifications include a doctorate in mathematics and teaching experience. A background in and passion for teaching statistics would be highly regarded. The position may be tenure track, depending on candidate qualifications. Ongoing responsibilities include teaching 24 credit hours per year, advising students, maintaining a scholarship agenda, and participating in the broader life of the University.

            The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

            Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri- state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

            To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment application form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

10/09/2014-Full-time Faculty in Global Literature

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Language and Literature beginning January, 2015 or August, 2015. The department seeks a generalist with expertise in Global Literatures; a secondary specialization in Spanish language and literature is highly desirable. Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in English or Comparative Literature and significant teaching experience.  The successful candidate will have the ability to teach a range of literature courses, a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, and a record of success in teaching general education courses; a desire to integrate faith and learning is highly desirable. Teaching load of four courses per semester includes upper level and introductory literature and writing courses and courses in the general education core.  Additional expectations include advising students, maintaining a research agenda, and participating in the broader life of the University.

            The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

            Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri- state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

            To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment application form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

10/09/2014-Full-time Faculty in Economics

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time faculty position in economics beginning August, 2015.  Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate and teaching experience.  ABD with pending completion will be considered.  Responsibilities include teaching 24 credit hours per year, advising students, maintaining a scholarship agenda, and participating in the broader life of the University.   Classes taught will include standard introductory courses in economics, undergraduate and MBA managerial economics, as well as international trade and/or policy classes.  One of these classes is expected to involve a travel component.  

            The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

            Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri- state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one of the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

            To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment application form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

 

10/09/2014-Full-time Faculty in Computer Information Systems

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Computer Information Systems (CIS) beginning August, 2015.  Preferred qualifications include a terminal degree (or Masters with extensive industry experience) and teaching experience in some area of Computer Information Systems (such as programming or database management).  Responsibilities include teaching 24 credit hours per year, advising students, maintaining a scholarship agenda, and participating in the life of the department and University.  

            The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

.           Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri-        state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

            To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment application form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

 

10/09/2014-Full-time Faculty in Communication

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a full-time faculty position in communication beginning August, 2015.  Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in communication, teaching experience, and a passion for serving first generation students.  The idea candidate will bridge rhetorical studies and media criticism theory with professional practice.  Primary responsibilities include teaching 24 credit hours per year, advising students, maintaining a scholarship agenda, and participating in the broader life of the University.

            The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed into a mission driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1700 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students.  Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes 25% students of color and 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income.  In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good.  A new Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center contributes to $100 million in new facilities built since 2000.  More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

            Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.  It serves as the cultural and economic center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri- state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life.  Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America.  More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org.

            To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA  52001:

1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position,

2) A current resume/vitae, UD Employment Application form, located on our website, and

3) Contact information for three professional references.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

 

07/30/2014-Flight Dispatcher & Test Center Proctor
The University of Dubuque is seeking qualified applicants for the position-Flight Dispatcher & Test Center Proctor. Duties include: publication of a daily flight schedule, maintaining a master flight schedule, operation & management of Flight Center courtesy vehicle, supervising student dispatch workers, opening and closing the Flight Center, tracking required maintenance items, and providing test proctor to test center at the UD Flight Center. UD Flight Center is located at the Dubuque Regional Airport. Availability to work evenings and weekends is required. This is a part-time position. Qualifications: High school diploma, good clerical and computer skills, the ability to communicate effectively-verbally and in writing, and the AVAILABILITY TO WORK WEEKENDS & EVENINGS. A FAA private pilot certificate preferred. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, UD Employment application form, located on our website, and three references to: HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. AA/EOE
07/07/2014-Certified Flight Instructors
The University of Dubuque has openings for full-time and part-time Certified Flight Instructor positions in our Aviation Department. A Bachelor degree, preferably in Aviation, along with CFII is required; CFIME, 500 hours total time, and 100 hours dual given are preferred. Full-time flight instructors are considered salaried employees and receive a base pay with hourly incentive and are benefits eligible. Review of applicants will begin immediately and the position will be filled upon final approval of the position. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, ratings, certifications, UD Employment application (located on our website), and three references, to: HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. UD is an AA/EOE.
04/21/2014-Full and Part-time Faculty in CIS
The University of Dubuque has full and part-time faculty openings in Computer Information Systems, beginning in Fall 2014. Teaching opportunities are available in one or more of the following areas: programming, database, security, operating systems, and computer hardware. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, UD employment application form, located on our website, and three references to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. AA/EOA For more information, please contact Teresa Nickeson at tnickeson@dbq.edu
04/02/2014-Part-time Security Officers
The University of Dubuque seeks qualified candidates for Part-time Security Officers.  The successful candidates must be available to work on weekends and evenings. Responsibilities include opening and closing campus facilities, issuing parking violations and maintaining the security and safety of people and property on campus by patrolling areas on foot and enforcing university rules and regulations.

  • Qualifications include ability to walk and climb stairs.
  • High School degree.  
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Knowledge of basic security and fire inspection procedures.
  • Skill in both verbal and written communication.
  • Skill in basic computer knowledge.
  • Skill in observing situations and decision making.
  • Deal professionally and politely with students, faculty and staff.  

 

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, UD employment application form, which is located on our website, and three references to: HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA  52001.  AA/EOE.

 

03/26/2014-Founding Director, Physician Assistant Program
The University of Dubuque invites applications for the founding director of the Physician Assistant MA program. This is an opportunity for someone interested in developing a twenty-first century PA program that embodies the mission of the University of Dubuque. The director will assume her/his responsibilities by September of 2014 and the first class of students is projected to matriculate in the summer of 2016. Preferred qualifications include: 1) a master's degree in physician assistant studies with current licensure or MD/DO with board certification, and 2) experience working in a Physician Assistant program or comparable academic experience. The University of Dubuque (UD) was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Since the late 1990s, UD has transformed itself into a mission-driven, learning-centered Christian university serving approximately 1600 traditional undergraduate students and 400 graduate, non-traditional, and seminary students. Eighty full-time faculty members are committed to serving an undergraduate student population that includes over 25% students of color and over 50% students categorized as first generation and/or low income. In 2011, Washington Monthly recognized UD’s commitment to its mission by ranking it #13 nationally in the baccalaureate category for contribution to the public good. A $30 million Performing Arts, Campus, and Worship Center opened in 2013. More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/. Dubuque, Iowa, is a city of 60,000 perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River. It serves as the cultural, economic, and medical center for 250,000 residents in the Iowa/Wisconsin/Illinois tri-state area. A growing economy, vibrant cultural life, and setting of natural beauty contribute to a high quality of life. Dubuque has been named one of America’s greenest cities and one the most livable small cities in America. More information can be found at http://www.cityofdubuque.org. To apply, please send the following materials electronically to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001: 1) A letter of introduction summarizing your interest in and qualifications for the position, 2) A current resume/vitae, UD employment application form, located on our website, and 3) Contact information for three professional references. Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. The University of Dubuque is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and persons of color.