Current Employment Opportunities


10/03/2019-Full-time Faculty in New Testament

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, a seminary of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), invites applications for an anticipated full-time open rank faculty position in New Testament, beginning August 2020.  Skill at teaching biblical Greek, New Testament introduction and exegesis is required. This professor will teach within the residential and distance masters-level degree programs, undergraduate courses, and non-degree (continuing education) programs of the seminary. Other responsibilities include: advising students, maintaining a scholarship agenda, and participating in the broader life of the Seminary and University. Applicants should be ABD or have a PhD in New Testament.

The faculty and staff of the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary are passionate about the church. Our students come together from Reformed, United Methodist, and several other traditions to form a close-knit Christian learning community. The seminary seeks to revitalize existing Christian institutions while also exploring new ways of being the church in the twenty-first century. We focus on the fundamentals of Christian ministry and leadership, pursuing excellence in the classroom, in scholarship, and in the wider community—all while advancing the University’s Mission. More information about UDTS is located at: http://udts.dbq.edu/

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 1800 traditional undergraduate students, over 100 seminary students, and 600 other graduate and non-traditional undergraduate students. Over one hundred full-time faculty members are committed to serving this student population where diversity is appreciated and that includes 35% students of color. More information about the University of Dubuque and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/.

About Dubuque, Iowa: 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 tristate 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 submit the following 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, and
  3. Contact information for three professional references
  4. UD Employment application form (located at http://www.dbq.edu/AboutUD/Employment/HRForms/.

Applications will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. However, to be considered for interviews at the SBL Annual Meeting, the above materials should be submitted no later than Nov. 8, 2019. 

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

10/02/2019-Clinical Recruiter in the Physician Assistant Program

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking a Clinical Recruiter in the Physician Assistant Program.  The University of Dubuque offers a competitive wage and an excellent benefits package including a tuition remission policy, paid holidays, sick time, 4 weeks of vacation, as well as contributes to retirement and life insurance.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and assist with the identification, establishment, and maintenance of relationships with area health providers and the community
  • Work directly with the Clinical Education Director and Clinical Team to identify prospective clinical rotation sites
  • Assist in the development and execution of agreements and/or contracts
  • Effectively utilize the Typhon program or equivalent clinical tracking system
  • Manage student clinical phase placements
  • Develop orientation sessions for upcoming clinical phase
  • Organize and participate in end of rotation educational workshops
  • Collaborate with PA program faculty to evaluate clinical sites 
  • Coordinate and track site visits. Some travel will be involved
  • Maintain accurate and appropriate records related to the clinical phase placements
  • Coordinate, maintain, and perform periodic analyses of the student and clinical site databases
  • Perform analyses, as assigned, of clinical year outcomes for clinical year reports
  • Participate in the ARC-PA accreditation meetings and on-site evaluation
  • Assist with on campus interviews of PA program applicants
  • Develop recruitment plans and policies for the continued obtainment of clinical rotation sites/facilities.
  • Build and maintain working relationships with University departments and external organizations
  • Assist with preparation of grants, reports, and self-studies related to funding and accreditation
  • Perform other duties as assigned in support of the University’s mission

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in an appropriate specialization; or bachelor’s degree with 2 years of relevant experience.  Preferred experience working with clinical placement coordination
  • Ability to recruit healthcare facilities and providers to facilitate supervised clinical experiences
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Must be detail oriented and have good interpersonal communication and marketing skills
  • Ability to speak effectively before students or employees of organizations
  • Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relations with students, faculty and administration
  • Ability to interact effectively with others and work collaboratively with other departments
  • Ability to relate to a culturally diverse university community
  • Knowledge of the University’s organizational structure
  • Effective organizational and problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills (intermediate – database, spreadsheet, word-processing, internet)

To apply with a growing University for the Clinical Recruiter position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

08/27/2019-Department Assistant for the Department of Natural and Applied Sciences

The University of Dubuque invites applications for the position of Department Assistant for the Department of Natural and Applied Sciences.  This is a part-time (20 hours per week), 10-month position anticipated to begin September 2019.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the department supply budget
  • Schedule and supervise student workers
  • Maintain office organization
  • Organize and oversee the use and maintenance of department equipment
  • Collaborate with Campus Safety and Security to itemize and dispose of hazardous materials
  • Schedule regular safety inspections and safety training for the science department students and faculty
  • Any other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree
  • Background in Biology or related field is preferred
  • Research and/or management experience is preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

To apply with the University of Dubuque for the Department Assistant position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EOE

08/21/2019-Assistant Chief Flight Instructor - Fixed-Wing

The Aviation Department at the University of Dubuque is seeking a Full-time Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Fixed-Wing

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Fixed-wing flight training and related activities for the Flight Operations program
  • Administer Stage Checks and Check Rides
  • Assist the Chief Instructor in managing training activities, Training Course Outlines (TCO) and ensure compliance with record keeping
  • Mentor and supervise Flight Instructors
  • Ensure compliance with Title 14 CFR applicable to flight training, other regulatory policies and the Safety Management Systems
  • Assist the Director of Safety & Operations on safety and security related responsibilities
  • Any other duties as assigned in the advancement of the UD and aviation department mission

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in aviation or related field;  Master’s degree preferred
  • Meet FAA recent flight experience requirements pursuant to FAR part 141.36 and 61.57
  • Meet all FAR Part 141 Assistant Chief Flight instructor requirements for Private and Instrument certificates.  Preference given to candidates meeting the Commercial, Multi-Engine and/or Flight Instructor certificates and ratings
  • Worked for a minimum of 1 year as a Flight Instructor within a Part 141 flight school or collegiate flight training environment; or currently working as an Assistant Chief Instructor in a flight training school
  • Current FAA Flight Instructor Certificate (CFII and MEI) in Fixed-Wing aircraft and a current FAA flight medical
  • Effective communication skills; both orally and written
  • Exceptional skills using Microsoft Office
  • Valid US driver’s license

The University of Dubuque is a private, Presbyterian, coeducational, professional university with a foundation in the liberal arts.  Our commitment is to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit as well as encouraging students to explore their fullest potential, is part of a rich Christian identity that dates back to the University's founding in 1852.  The Aviation Department manages three Aviation Programs that provide students with the academic and professional tools needed to success in all segments of the Aviation Industry.

To apply for the Full-time Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Fixed-Wing position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website (http://www.dbq.edu/AboutUD/Employment/Jobs/), to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

08/21/2019-Jet Simulator Instructor

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking a Jet Simulator Instructor in the Aviation department.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • All jet simulator flight training activities for the Flight Operations program to include scheduling, classroom instruction and conducting simulation sessions related to advanced jet operations
  • Mentor and supervise Flight Instructors if qualified as an Assistant Chief Instructor per the FARs
  • Ensure compliance with Title 14 CFR applicable to flight training, other regulatory policies and the SMS
  • Manage all flight training activities and Training Course Outlines (TCO)
  • Ensure compliance with record keeping related to flight training
  • Coordinate with the Aviation Safety Manager on all safety and security related concerns
  • Any other duties as assigned in the advancement of the UD and aviation department mission

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in aviation or related field
  • Airline Transport Pilot Certificate and Turbo-prop or Jet-Turbine type
  • CRJ series type certification preferred, Airline experience preferred
  • Current FAA Flight Instructor Certificate (CFII) in Fixed-Wing or Rotor-Wing aircraft
  • Meet FAA recent flight experience requirements pursuant to FAR for flight instructors
  • FAA-A&P, NBAA-CAM, AAAE-ACE, AAAE-CM, or similar certified individuals preferred
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Exceptional skills using Microsoft Office
  • Valid US driver’s license

Both part-time and full-time applications will be considered.  Full-time Instructors are salaried employees and receive a base pay with hourly incentive and are eligible for benefits including tuition remission, paid holidays, sick time, 4 weeks of vacation, as well as contributes to retirement and life insurance.

The University of Dubuque is a private, Presbyterian, coeducational, professional university with a foundation in the liberal arts.  Our commitment is to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit as well as encouraging students to explore their fullest potential, is part of a rich Christian identity that dates back to the University's founding in 1852.  The Aviation Department manages three Aviation Programs that provide students with the academic and professional tools needed to succeed in all segments of the Aviation Industry.

To apply with a growing University for the Jet Simulator Instructor position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

08/20/2019-Certified Flight Instructors

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Certified Flight Instructors.  

We have full-time and part-time opportunities. Full-time Flight Instructors are salaried employees and receive a base pay with hourly incentive and are eligible for benefits including tuition remission, paid holidays, sick time, 4 weeks of vacation, as well as contributes to retirement and life insurance. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree- preferably in Aviation
  • CFII is required
  • CFIME 500 hours total time and 100 hours dual are preferred

To apply with a growing University for the Certified Flight Instructor position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

08/12/2019-Part-time Group Fitness Instructors

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Part-time Group Fitness Instructors to join our dynamic, student-centered team. 

Responsibilities:

  • Instruct a variety of classes currently offered within the employee and student fitness programs.  Classes are typically held during the early evening hours, Monday-Friday. 
  • Develop individual lesson plans
  • Supervise class participants

Qualifications:

  • Professional instructor certification related to field of expertise is preferred
  • Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in group fitness instruction.  Examples include, but not limited to, HIIT, Yin Yoga, Spin/Cycling, and Les Mills Body Pump
  • Must be CPR/AED/First Aid certified or willingness to obtain
  • Ability to lead high-level fitness classes and attract a high volume of class participants
  • Excellent problem-solving and inter-personal skills is required
  • Commitment to the UD mission

To apply with a growing University for the part-time Group Fitness Instructor position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

08/12/2019-Volunteer Assistant Track & Field Coaches

The University of Dubuque is seeking Volunteer Assistant Track & Field Coaches.  

Volunteer Positions:

  • Sprints/Jumps
  • Throws

Qualifications:

  • Previous coaching experience is required
  • Must be present for all event specific practices (2-3/week) and meets (mostly Saturdays)
  • Collegiate coaching or collegiate athlete experience is preferred
  • Follow rules and guidelines of the university, the American Rivers Conference, the NCAA and the Mission of the University of Dubuque

The University of Dubuque is an NCAA Division III institution.

To apply with the University of Dubuque for a Volunteer Assistant Track & Field Coach position, please submit a cover letter and resume to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. AA/EOE

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EOE

06/27/2019-Part-time Instructors for the LIFE Program

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Part-time Instructors for multiple academic departments within the LIFE Program.  The University of Dubuque has designated the Adult Accelerated Degree programs of the Learning Institute for Fulfillment and Engagement (LIFE) specifically for adult learners.  Courses are held on weekday evenings, Monday through Thursday.  Currently, the LIFE Program is offered in Dubuque, Iowa, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Tempe, Arizona. 

Responsibilities:

  • Instruct course for 3 credit hours (Biology course and some accounting courses are 4 credits)

Academic Departments:

  • Biology
  • Business and Accounting
  • Fine and Performing Arts
  • Math

Qualifications:

  • Master’s or Ph.D degree in the relevant discipline
  • Five or more years’ experience working in the field preferred
  • University teaching experience preferred
  • Commitment to the UD and LIFE missions

To apply with a growing University for an Instructor position, please submit a current curriculum vita, official graduate-level transcripts, contact information for three references, a statement of personal teaching philosophy and the UD employment application. The application is located on our website. The completed application can be emailed to HR@dbq.edu, or it can be mailed to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

06/10/2019-Adjunct Instructors for the Computer Studies and Mathematics Department

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Adjunct Instructors for the Computer Studies and Mathematics Department beginning Fall 2019.

Responsibilities:

  • Instruct course(s) in MATH 112 College Algebra and/or MATH 150 Precalculus

Qualifications:

  • Master’s, PH. D degree, or at least 5 years in the relevant discipline
  • University teaching experience preferred
  • Commitment to the UD mission

To apply with a growing University for the Computer Studies and Mathematics Department Adjunct Instructor position, please submit a current curriculum vita, official graduate-level transcripts, contact information for three references, a statement of personal teaching philosophy and the UD employment application. The application is located on our website. The completed application can be emailed to HR@dbq.edu, or it can be mailed to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

06/06/2019-Theatre Adjunct Instructors

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Theatre Adjunct Instructors beginning Fall 2019.

Responsibilities:

  • Instruct courses in theatre for 3 credit hours specifically in stagecraft and dramatic theory/criticism, and the direction of a mainstage performance
  • Provide support to theatre productions

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or higher in a theatre related area of study
  • Five or more years’ experience working in the field preferred
  • University teaching experience preferred
  • Commitment to the UD mission

To apply with a growing University for the Theatre Adjunct Instructor position, please submit a current curriculum vita, official graduate-level transcripts, contact information for three references, a statement of personal teaching philosophy and the UD employment application. The application is located on our website. The completed application can be emailed to HR@dbq.edu, or it can be mailed to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

06/06/2019-Adjunct Instructors

The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking Adjunct Instructors for multiple academic departments.

Responsibilities:

  • Instruct course for 3 credit hours

Academic Departments:

  • Aviation
  • Business and Accounting
  • Christian Studies
  • Communication
  • Computer Studies and Mathematics
  • Digital Art and Design
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Fine and Performing Arts
  • Health, Wellness, and Sport
  • Language and Literature
  • Natural and Applied Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Philosophy, Politics, and History
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Criminal Justice

Qualifications:

  • Master’s or Ph.D degree in the relevant discipline
  • Five or more years’ experience working in the field preferred
  • University teaching experience preferred
  • Commitment to the UD mission

To apply with a growing University for an Adjunct Instructor position, please submit a current curriculum vita, official graduate-level transcripts, contact information for three references, a statement of personal teaching philosophy and the UD employment application. The application is located on our website. The completed application can be emailed to HR@dbq.edu, or it can be mailed to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

02/21/2019-Full-time Faculty in Health Wellness and Sport

The University of Dubuque invites applications for a Full-time Faculty position in the Department of Health Wellness and Sport beginning as early as January, 2020. The department seeks a qualified faculty member with expertise in Sport Management.  Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in Sport Management or related field and significant teaching experience.  The successful candidate will have the ability to teach a range of sport management courses in both Graduate and Undergraduate programs. Topics may include sociology, facility and event management, marketing, media relations, law, leadership and athletic administration).  The regular teaching load for this position is 4 courses in both fall and spring with the potential for summer teaching opportunities. Additional expectations include advising students, pursuing ongoing scholarship in the discipline, and participating in the broader life of the University. 

About the University of Dubuque (UD):  UD is a diverse, Christian, and forward-thinking educational community of 2400 students that include approximately 1650 traditional, full-time undergraduates. Our students come from 42 states and 28 countries and represent a variety of faith commitments. 48% of UD students are from underrepresented groups, 38% are lower socioeconomic status, and 37% are first generation students. 

As a leader in student diversity among Iowa universities, UD seeks candidates who are committed to and can demonstrate success in working with multi-racial, multi-cultural, and multi-national students.  As a Christian university, UD seeks candidates who can help us advance our commitment to the inherent worth of each individual, the search for truth, and the calling to use one’s gifts in service to others.  As a forward-thinking university, UD seeks candidates who embrace the next generation of students, with all of their strengths and challenges.

The University of Dubuque was founded in 1852 and maintains its historic ties to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).  In 1998, the University underwent what has come to be known as “The Plan for Transformation.”  Since the Transformation, student enrollment has grown from 600 to 2,400, the endowment has grown from $15 million to over $155 million, and over $300 million has been invested in new and renovated campus infrastructure.  Most importantly, UD has clarified its missional focus as a diverse, Christian, and forward-thinking institution. More information about UD and its mission can be found at http://www.dbq.edu/aboutud/missionvisionvalues/. 

About Dubuque, Iowa:  Dubuque, Iowa, is a Mississippi River city of 60,000 people that serves as the cultural and economic center for 200,000 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 top 100 places to live and one of the most livable small cities in America.

To Apply: Please submit the following to HR@dbq.edu or Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA  52001:

  1. Cover letter,
  2. Current curriculum vita, and
  3. UD Employment application form (located at http://www.dbq.edu/AboutUD/Employment/HRForms/.

Review of applications will begin August 15, 2019, and continue until the position is filled. 

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO