EMPLOYMENT

University of Mobile is a private Christian University of liberal arts and sciences, and is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention. Consideration for employment at the University of Mobile will be based on the applicant’s Christian commitment, qualifications, education and experience.
In order to complete an application file at the University of Mobile, the following items must be submitted:

  • A completed application form
  • A letter of interest
  • An updated resume

To request an employment application see the links below or call the Human Resources office at 251.442.2209 . We will be happy to forward an application to you. All applications and materials should be mailed to:

University of Mobile
Attention: Human Resources Office
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

PDF Applications:
Staff/Clerical Positions
Faculty & Professional Positions
Student Workforce Application

 

University of Mobile is a Christ-centered academic community providing liberal arts and professional programs to renew minds through intellectual and spiritual development for the fulfilling of one’s professional calling. The University is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is committed to excellence in academics through offerings at the undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education levels.

University of Mobile is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees.


JOB POSTINGS

Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry

University of Mobile

The University of Mobile invites applications for a fulltime/tenure track position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry.  The Department of Natural Sciences is located within the University of Mobile’s College of Arts and Sciences. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills.  Experience in the areas of General Chemistry I and II, Organic Chemistry I and II and Biochemistry is desirable. The faculty member will teach pertinent courses in the department, prepare course materials and assignments, advise students, engage in curriculum review and development, coordinate internships and assist with online delivery. An earned doctorate in Chemistry and higher education experience are preferred.

This position begins August 2018.

Application materials should be sent to Dr. Lonnie A. Burnett, University of Mobile, 5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL 36613-2842. Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to lburnett@umobile.edu.


Instructor/Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

The University of Mobile invites applications for a fulltime/tenure track position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Kinesiology. The Department of Kinesiology is located within the University of Mobile’s School of Health and Sports Science. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Required qualifications include a postgraduate degree in a related field, earned doctorate preferred. Additional qualifications include (but are not required) higher education experience, clinical experience within the field of exercise physiology and or biomechanics.

The faculty member will teach pertinent courses in the department, prepare course materials and assignments, advise students, engage in curriculum review and development, coordinate internships, assist with online delivery and work in conjunction with other faculty members within the department to assist in promoting student learning within the School of Health and Sports Science.

This position begins August 2017.

A list of required application materials can be found at umobile.edu/employment and should be sent to Dr. Nancy Huff, University of Mobile, 5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL 36613-2842. Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to nhuff@umobile.edu.
The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered academic community providing liberal arts and professional programs to renew minds through intellectual and spiritual development for the fulfilling of one’s professional calling. The University is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is committed to excellence in academics through offerings at the undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education levels.

The University of Mobile is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees.


Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science

University of Mobile invites applications for a fulltime/tenure track position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science. The Department of Computer Science is located within the University of Mobile’s College of Arts and Sciences. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Experience in the areas of cyber security and software engineering is desired. The faculty member will teach pertinent courses in the department, prepare course materials and assignments, advise students, engage in curriculum review and development, coordinate internships and assist with online delivery. An earned doctorate is required and higher education experience is preferred.

This position begins August 2017.

A list of required application materials can be found at umobile.edu/employment and should be sent to:

Dr. Lonnie A. Burnett
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to lburnett@umobile.edu.


FNP Program Director and Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

School of Nursing

The University of Mobile invites applications for Director of the newly proposed FNP Program and Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Nursing, the successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal and educational skills. Experience in the areas of medical surgical nursing and nursing education are desired. The faculty member will teach pertinent courses in the department, preparation of intensives, prepare course materials and assignments, advise students, engage in curriculum review and development, coordinate practicums and assist with online delivery. An earned doctorate, current FNP credentials and eligible for an Alabama RN license, and higher education experience is preferred. The School of Nursing, which resides within the University of Mobile’s College of Health Professions, is accredited by CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education). The FNP Program is pending SACSCOC approval.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Kathy Sheppard
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to ksheppard@umobile.edu.


Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

School of Nursing

The University of Mobile invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Nursing the successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal and educational skills. Experience in the areas of medical surgical nursing and nursing education are desired. The faculty member will teach pertinent courses in the department, prepare course materials and assignments, advise students, engage in curriculum review and development, coordinate practicums and assist with some online delivery. An earned doctorate and higher education experience is preferred. The School of Nursing, which resides within the University of Mobile’s College of Health Professions, is accredited by CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education).

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Kathy Sheppard
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to ksheppard@umobile.edu.


Ballet Instructor 

Department of Theater

Part Time
Compensation Status: Salaried
Reports to: Rebeca Lake, Theater Chair

Job Description: 
Ballet Instructor for 1.5 hour class that meets weekly. The class is for musical theater majors, but is open to students from other majors. This means that the skill level of the students can vary. We offer Beginning Ballet in the fall semester and Intermediate Ballet in the spring semester,

Primary Responsibilities: 
Lead a weekly class
Tailor class to needs of students; providing a simplified and advanced version of choreography if needed
Teach technique as well as choreogrpahy
Instruct students on how to warm up, stretch, maintain a healthy dance regimen
Teach auditions skills; teach how to learn and perform a dance at audition speed.


Jazz Instructor 

Department of Theater

Part Time
Compensation Status: Salaried
Reports to: Rebeca Lake, Theater Chair

Job Description: 
Jazz Instructor for 1.5 hour class that meets weekly. The class is for musical theatre majors, but is open to students from other majors. This means that at the skill level of the students can vary. We offer Beginning Jazz in the fall semester and Intermediate Jazz in the spring semester.

Primary Responsibilities: 
Lead a weekly class
Tailor class to needs of students; providing a simplified and advanced version of choreography if needed
Teach technique as well as choreogrpahy
Instruct students on how to warm up, stretch, maintain a healthy dance regimen
Teach auditions skills; teach how to learn and perform a dance at audition speed.


Tap Instructor 

Department of Theater

Part Time
Compensation Status: Salaried
Reports to: Rebeca Lake, Theater Chair

Job Description: 
Tap Instructor for 1.5 hour class that meets weekly. The class is for musical theatre majors, but is open to students from other majors. This means that at the skill level of the students can vary. We offer Beginning Tap in the fall semester and Intermediate Tap in the spring semester.

Primary Responsibilities: 
Lead a weekly class
Tailor class to needs of students; providing a simplified and advanced version of choreography if needed
Teach technique as well as choreogrpahy
Instruct students on how to warm up, stretch, maintain a healthy dance regimen
Teach auditions skills; teach how to learn and perform a dance at audition speed.


ADJUNCT INSTRUCTORS

The School of Education at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct Instructors in the following programs:

Technology
Higher Education Leadership and Policy (Pending SACSCOC approval)
Health Education
Early Childhood

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Dean of the University of Mobile’s School of Education. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Experience in higher education teaching as well as online course development and facilitation is desired.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Carolyn D. Corliss
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to ccorliss@umobile.edu.

 

The College of Arts and Sciences at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct Instructors in the following programs:

Biology
Chemistry
Communication
Computer Science
English
Government and Law
History
Latin
Philosophy
Physics
Psychology
Sociology

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Dean of the University of Mobile’s College of Arts and Sciences. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Experience in higher education teaching as well as online course development and facilitation is desired.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Lonnie A. Burnett,
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to lburnett@umobile.edu.

 

The School of Health and Sports Science at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct Instructors in the following programs:

Kinesiology
Exercise Science
Sport Administration
Sport Ministry
Pre-Athletic Training
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Physical Therapy
Physical Education/Health Education

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Chair of the University of Mobile’s Department of Kinesiology. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills as well as have at least a Master’s degree in the field of Kinesiology. Experience in higher education teaching, online course development and facilitation is desired.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Nancy Huff
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and should be sent to nhuff@umobile.edu.

 

The School of Christian Studies at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct Instructors in the following programs:

Biblical Greek & New Testament
Biblical Hebrew & Old Testament
Church Ministry
Christian Worldview & Apologetics
Community Ministry
Intercultural Studies

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Dean of the University of Mobile’s School of Christian Studies. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. He or she will be an active member of a Southern Baptist church, and will affirm the Baptist Faith & Message (2000) and the Chicago Statement on Biblical Inerrancy (1978). Experience in higher education teaching as well as online course development and facilitation is desired. A Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning is the minimal requirement, with at least 18 graduate hours in the academic area for which the candidate is applying.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Dr. Douglas Wilson
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to dwilson@umobile.edu.

 

The School of Business at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct instructors in the following areas:

Accounting
Business Analytics
Economics
Finance
Management
Marketing

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Dean of the University of Mobile’s School of Business. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Experience in higher education teaching as well as online course development and facilitation is desired.

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Diane Black
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to dblack@umobile.edu.

 

The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile invites applications for adjunct Instructors in the following programs:

Adjunct Online Musicology Instructor

The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile invites applications for an adjunct instructor of musicology. The candidate would be expected to teach one online graduate musicology course per semester, beginning in the spring of 2018. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. A PhD in musicology is required, and experience in higher education teaching, including online course development and facilitation is desired. The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered academic community providing liberal arts and professional programs to renew minds through intellectual and spiritual development for the fulfilling of one’s professional calling. The Alabama School of the Arts is accredited by NASM, and currently offers a wide range of undergraduate programs, as well as the MM in Performance- voice or piano.

 

Applied Flute Instruction
Applied Clarinet Instruction
Applied Saxophone Instruction
Class Woodwind Pedagogy

 

Adjunct Instructors teaching in the above fields report to the Dean of the University of Mobile’s Alabama School of the Arts. The successful candidate will be energetic, dynamic, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Professional performance experience and teaching in higher education is desired.  Course development for Woodwind Pedagogy is required.

 

A list of required application materials can be found at http://umobile.edu/employment/ and should be sent to:

Mr. Kenn Hughes
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842
Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to khughes@umobile.edu.
Admissions Information Manager

The Admissions Information Manager works to manage the application process for all students. This position will manage transcripts received for admission decisions; print, mail/email applicant needs letters, acceptance and/or deny letters.  This position is responsible for the training of subordinates, counselors, student workers and success coaches to process, locate and/or read admission information.

Position Qualifications:

  • Christian who is an active member in local church.
  • Supports Statement of Christian Affirmation (https://umobile.edu/about/mission/)
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and the ability to relate to a wide range of constituents
  • Detail oriented and goal oriented
  • Able to communicate and work effectively in a team-oriented environment
  • Working knowledge of computers identified as ability to create spreadsheets, charts, graphs, PowerPoint presentations, ability to use database merges, and must learn to use student database system
  • Basic knowledge of data retrieval and willingness to learn more reporting techniques
  • Ability to self-initiate and work with little supervision
  • Broad knowledge of all aspects (history, academics, admission, financial aid, and student life etc.) of University of Mobile

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations
  • Process and oversee the processing of all applications
  • Process mail; transcripts, recommendation letters and appeal letters
  • Maintain Acceptance or Denial of applicants based on admission requirements and conditional decisions
  • Print, mail or email letters to all applicants; Needs Letters, Acceptance Letters and Deny Letters
  • Create files to maintain required documents for each applicant
  • Create advising files for registration days
  • Complete end of semester process/cancel files of all who did not enroll
  • Act as liaison to the IT Department, Marketing Department and outside partners or contracts concerning Enrollment Management
  • Attend conferences when necessary and be willing to attend all mandatory institutional functions such as Preview Days, Graduation, and Registration Days etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Application materials should be sent to:

Mrs. Hali Givens
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to hgivens@umobile.edu.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but for best consideration, materials should be submitted by December 1, 2017. First round interviews will commence shortly thereafter.


Admission Counselor

Admission Counselors are responsible for managing a recruiting territory and meeting enrollment goals assigned by the Director.  Admission Counselors will recruit students who meet standard requirements and assist them through the process from prospect to enrollment.  They will work closely with the Communications Coordinator, Senior Counselor and Director for daily responsibilities.

Qualifications

  • Christian who is an active member in local church.
  • Supports Statement of Christian Affirmation (https://umobile.edu/about/mission/)
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Knowledge of Higher Education trends and how they impact college choice
  • Broad knowledge of all aspects (history, academics, financial aid and student life) of University of Mobile
  • Demonstrate proficient computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, CRM, Jenzabar, Cognos and other software deemed necessary for recruitment)
  • Knowledge of social media tools and techniques
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Ability to work independently in the most efficient manner with minimum supervision

 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations.
  • Attend college fairs assigned by the Director of Admission to present University of Mobile to prospective students
  • Conduct campus visits with prospective students
  • Conduct high school visits to meet with prospective students
  • Attend awards programs and graduations as required
  • Meet outreach/contact goals in an effort to recruit more students
  • Personally organize a way to keep up with students to achieve most efficient communication
  • Assist in special event days for prospective students and gain RSVPs
  • Must attend all special events such as Preview Days, Registration Days and other events planned by the Enrollment Services office.
  • Use CRM and Jenzabar to log contact with students and to better serve the students’ needs and questions
  • Be responsible for the needs of the front office and telephone on his/her duty day
  • Assume additional responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Admission

 Application materials should be sent to:

Mrs. Hali Givens
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway
Mobile, AL 36613-2842

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to hgivens@umobile.edu.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but for best consideration, materials should be submitted by December 1, 2017. First round interviews will commence shortly thereafter.


Technical Director/Master Carpenter

Theater Department

The University of Mobile Theater Department invites applications for a part time Technical Director and Master Carpenter for a nine-production season. The successful candidate will have knowledge of concert lighting and experienced in set building. The production season consists of a main stage opera, a main stage musical theatre production, a small play, a chamber opera, two jazz band concerts, one joint departmental Christmas production, and a joint department Easter production.

A list of required application materials can be found at umobile.edu/employment and should be sent to Mr. Bruce Earnest, 5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL  36613.  Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to bearnest@umobile.edu.

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered academic community providing liberal arts and professional programs to renew minds through intellectual and spiritual development for the fulfilling of one’s professional calling. The University is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is committed to excellence in academics through offerings at the undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education levels.

The University of Mobile is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees.

Job Title: Student Assistant for the Alabama School of the Arts
College and/or School (if applicable): Alabama School of the Arts
Department (if applicable): Depts of Music, WL & Technology, and Theater
Federal Work Study: yes
Part-time student worker: no
Reports to: Jenna Goodwin
Work Schedule: To be determined around student’s availability.

Job Description:
Position Qualifications (Educational credentials, skills and abilities):
Christian who is an active member in local church.
Supports Statement of Christian Affirmation (https://umobile.edu/about/mission/)
Sophomore, Junior or Senior majoring in music, worship leadership, musical theater, vocal performance, or music education. (Those minoring in music will also be considered.)
Organizational administrative skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Basic knowledge of orchestration and choral music.
Proficiency in all social media outlets.
Confidence to greet guests and prospective students.
Confident communication skills on the phone.
Flexible class schedule to allow for work hours during the day (between 10AM-5PM).
Creative Skills.

Position Responsibilities:
Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations.
Manage attendance and roll for University Singers, Symphonic Winds, and all Concert Music Events on campus.
Manage Concert Music and Worship Leadership & Concert Attendance grade sheets for each student enrolled in these courses.
Manage Recital recordings and manage student scheduling to record every recital in Moorer or Weaver Auditorium.
Manage the organization of the Instrumental and Choral Libraries.
Assist with all Performing Arts Series events including: Christmas Spectacular, Musical, Opera, Night of the Classical Masters, and Spring Spectacular.

In accordance with Employment At-Will policy of the University as noted in the Employee Handbook, this job description is not construed as a contract of employment or any part of any contract of employment or as a guarantee that employment or any benefit will be continued for any period of time.


Job Title: Clerical Support 
Department: Business Office
Employment Status: Part time
Salaried or Hourly: Hourly
Reports to: Carol Camp

Job Description: Filing, answering phone, assisting at cashier window and other accounting

Position Qualifications: 

  • Christian who is an active member in local church
  • Supports Statement of Christian Affirmation
  • Courteous phone manners
  • Ability to handle cash transaction
  • Microsoft Office Skills

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations.
  • Filing
  • Answering phone
  • Assisting at cashier window
  • Other accounting duties as time permits.

 

Job Title:  Athletic Department Work Study

 

Federal Work StudyX

Reports to: Sally Shouppe

Work Schedule:  Variable based on home game schedule

Job Description:  Take up tickets at home games for basketball, softball and baseball.  Some            office work as needed.

Position Qualifications (Educational credentials, skills and abilities):

  • Christian who is an active member in local church.
  • Supports Statement of Christian Affirmation (https://umobile.edu/about/mission/)
  • Trustworthy and able to handle money
  • Flexible work schedule

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations.
  • Handling tickets at home games for basketball, softball and baseball
  • Some office work as needed

Student Workforce Application

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