Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Our goal is to attract and retain talented and dedicated employees by providing a friendly and collaborative work environment that offers meaningful career opportunities, competitive compensation, an extensive benefits package, and various professional and personal development opportunities.

Faculty Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor of Education

The Education Department at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for a full-time tenure track position in education at the rank of assistant professor to begin July 1, 2017. This position offers a unique opportunity to serve as the lead for developing and implementing an innovative Master of Science in Education. The goal of the program is to develop teachers who can draw on a deep knowledge base in literacy when making curricular and instructional decisions and who have a spiritual perspective on education. Funding for the development of the program has been secured.

Responsibilities in the first year focus on program development. Responsibilities may also include conducting research and teaching a course in research-based interventions. Teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels will increase in subsequent years. Faculty positions are nine and a half months; program development may require summer work in the first years. Position responsibilities include:

  • developing and implementing a graduate program in education
  • working collaboratively with colleagues in the Education Department
  • developing an active research agenda related to the program
  • teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in literacy and special education
  • advising graduate students
  • working collaboratively with schools and other organizations to implement and supervise educator experiences

A successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in a relevant field. Reading specialist or special education certification is preferred. Ongoing literacy research is highly desirable. Experience teaching using multiple formats including face-to-face, lecture capture, and/or online is desirable.

Bryn Athyn College is a small, private, coeducational, liberal arts college affiliated with the New Church, a Christian denomination based on the theology of Emanuel Swedenborg. Bryn Athyn serves as an intellectual center for all who desire to engage in higher education enriched, guided, and structured by the study of the Old Testament, New Testament, and theological writings of Emanuel Swedenborg. We seek applicants who are committed to the College’s mission and values, and who are interested in contributing to a curriculum shaped by New Church concepts. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.edu/about/our-history/.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, copies of graduate transcripts, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at [email protected]. The letter of application should include a discussion of your interest in advancing Bryn Athyn College’s New Church mission through the development of a research-based graduate program in literacy education. Review of applications will begin immediately. The application deadline is November 1, 2016. Bryn Athyn College is an equal opportunity employer.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

The Psychology department at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Psychology at the rank of assistant professor to begin July 1, 2017. A terminal degree (doctorate) in psychology or a related field is required for tenure track. A non-tenure track appointment may be possible for a candidate with a Master’s degree in psychology or related field.

Bryn Athyn College is a small, private, coeducational, liberal arts college affiliated with the New Church, a Christian denomination based on the theology of Emanuel Swedenborg. Bryn Athyn serves as an intellectual center for all who desire to engage in higher education enriched, guided, and structured by the study of the Old Testament, New Testament, and theological writings of Emanuel Swedenborg. We seek applicants who are committed to the College’s mission and values, and who are interested in contributing to a curriculum shaped by New Church concepts. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.edu.

The psychology major at Bryn Athyn College is vibrant and growing. A successful candidate must be committed to undergraduate teaching and have the ability to teach psychology courses from clinical, applied, and generalist perspectives. Area of specialty is open. The position also involves advising and mentoring students, and contributing to the curricular development of a psychology program that engages spiritual perspectives.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, copies of graduate transcripts, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at [email protected]. In your letter of application, please discuss your interest in and ability to contribute to Bryn Athyn College’s New Church mission and to teach in a psychology program at a liberal arts institution. The application deadline is November 28, 2016. Bryn Athyn College is an equal opportunity employer.

Staff Employment Opportunities

No available positions at this time

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Our employees are a vital part of the College community, contributing to the growth and success of the College. Thank you for your interest in Bryn Athyn College. If you have any questions, please contact us at 267-502-6038 or email [email protected].