Employment Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities

Bryn Athyn College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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

Adjunct Professor of Biology

Bryn Athyn College operates on a trimester system. The course available is one lecture section of Biology 232: Cell Structure and Function in the spring term, which runs March 6th-May 22nd, 2019. The course meets on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:50-12:00.  This is a 200-level course for Biology majors who have covered the basics of cell structure and function in introductory courses.

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 supportive of the College’s mission and values. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.eduopens in a new window.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.eduopens in a new window. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Professor of Education

Bryn Athyn College’s Department of Education is accepting applications for part-time adjunct positions for a variety of courses in the Master of Special Education, Literacy concentration program for the 2019-2020 academic school year. Potential courses may include: Family and Community Partnerships, Social-Emotional Development for Students with Language-Based Learning Disabilities, Methodologies: Specially Designed Instruction for High-Incidence Disabilities, Research-Based Intervention Strategies and Comprehensive Literacy Instruction for Students with Language-Based Learning Disabilities.

A successful candidate will have:

  • An earned doctorate in a relevant field; ABD may be considered.
  • Experience teaching literacy to students with learning differences in a K-12 setting.
  • Knowledge of current literature and research in literacy.
  • Special education certification and/or specialized certification in methodologies (e.g. Orton Gillingham) to support students with language-based learning differences preferred.

Position responsibilities include:

  • Teaching graduate courses in literacy and special education; evening classes may be required
  • Delivering curriculum, preparing lectures, and student assignments
  • Meeting with students during all designated class periods; maintaining office hours
  • Grading student assignments and exams in a timely manner
  • Submitting completed mid-term and final grades according to BAC schedule

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 supportive of the College’s mission and values. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.edu.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Professor of Earth Science

The Science department at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for an adjunct position in Earth Science. Applicants must have at least a Masters in Biology, Geology, or a related field and teaching experience.

Bryn Athyn College operates on a trimester system. The courses available are one lecture section and two laboratory sections of Earth Science 101: Introduction to Physical Geology and Meteorology in the spring term, which runs March 6th-May 22nd, 2019. The lecture section meets on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12:20-1:30 and the labs run on Tuesday, one section in the morning and one in the afternoon. 

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 supportive of the College’s mission and values.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and contact information for three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Professor in Religious Education

The Theological School at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for an adjunct position in Religious Education.

Bryn Athyn College operates on a trimester system. There are two courses available in the 2019-2020 academic year. ED 631: Instructional Methods and Design for Religion is a three-credit course to be offered one morning per week in fall term. This is a seminar survey course on educational best practices in light of the Heavenly Doctrine. The second course, ED 634: Delivering and Managing Religious Instruction is a one-credit course offered in winter term comprised of ten one-hour workshops that focus on applying concepts learned in the fall course. A Master’s degree is preferred, but a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and relevant teaching experience will be considered.

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 supportive of the College’s mission and values. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.edu.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Spanish Instructor

Bryn Athyn College is seeking a part-time instructor for Spanish 101 and Spanish 102. The courses provide beginner-level instruction in Spanish (speaking, listening, reading, writing) and support the College’s core language requirement. Spanish 101 will be offered in the fall term (Aug 28-Nov 15), and Spanish 102 will be offered in the winter term (Dec 2-Feb 29).

Candidates must possess an MA or PhD in Spanish or related field or have demonstrated success in teaching modern language at the college level. Preferred candidates would show understanding of and support for the College’s mission and be able to teach the full two-term sequence.

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 supportive of the College’s mission and values.

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled. To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and names of three references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.eduopens in a new window.

Adjunct in Graphic Design

The Language and Literature department at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for an adjunct position in graphic design. Applicants must have at least a master’s degree in communications or a related field and college-level teaching or substantial workplace experience.

Bryn Athyn College operates on a trimester system. The course available in 2019-2020 is one term of intermediate graphic design for print and web, to run in our spring term (March through late May, 2020).  Catalog description follows:

  • Communication 230. Intermediate Graphic Design.
  • Continuation of graphic design instruction and practice begun in Communications 130, with emphasis given to software proficiencies. Students hone visual communication skills by using design, spatial relationships, typography, and imagery to create graphic projects in Adobe Creative Suite programs such as Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
  • Prerequisites: Communications 130 or permissions from instructor.
  • 3 Credits.

To apply, email a letter of application, CV, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.eduopens in a new window. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Writing Instructor

Bryn Athyn College is seeking a part-time instructor for two sections of Introductory Writing for the 2019-2020 year. The course provides basic instruction in expository writing and supports the College’s core writing requirement. Writing 101 will be offered Winter Term (Dec 2-Feb 29) and Spring Term ( Mar 11- May 27).

Candidates must possess an MA in English, Composition, or a related field and have demonstrated success in college-level teaching or substantial workplace experience. Preferred candidates would show understanding of and support for the College’s mission and be able to teach the course in both Winter and Spring terms.

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled. To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, and names of three references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at college.jobs@brynathyn.eduopens in a new window.

Staff Employment Opportunities

Staff positions will be posted as they become available.

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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 college.jobs@brynathyn.edu.