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Thanks for your interest in a career at Whitworth University. Below you will find links directing you to our current faculty openings. If you have any questions please email jobs@whitworth.edu

To Apply

Below each position title you will find a link titled Submit Whitworth Application. This link will take you to the Whitworth application system. The following documents are required to complete the online application:

1. Cover letter

2. Résumé

3. The names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three academic/professional references

4. A one-page document describing your personal commitment to the Christian faith



 

Click here to view a message from the provost providing guidance and resources for writing the essay on Christian faith that is requested as part of the application for all Whitworth University faculty positions.

Click here for a statement regarding Whitworth’s Christ-Centered Rationale for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

 

 

Assistant Professor of Art - Drawing & Painting
Full-time, Tenure Track
Application Review Begins: Friday, October 1, 2021 . Position will remain open until filled.
 
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Art Department at Whitworth University invites applicants for a tenure track faculty position in 2-D art at the rank of Assistant Professor. Along with teaching, the professor will oversee the 2-D curriculum, including the 2-D track within the Art major, serve as mentor and advisor to students, engage in research and/or creative work, and participate in departmental activities and faculty governance.  Job Description
 

 
Associate Dean of Graduate Teacher Education
Full-time, Tenure Track
Application Review Begins: Friday, September 24, 2021 . Position will remain open until filled.
 
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Reporting to the Dean of the School of Education, the Associate Dean of Graduate Teacher Education oversees our graduate teacher education programs, participating in governance within the School of Education (SOE) and the larger university. Working with program directors and coordinators, this position provides leadership and support for our graduate Master in Teaching, Gifted, Montessori, Special Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, and Teaching and Learning programs, including budget management, resource advocacy, and faculty development and support. This position serves as the director for our Master in Teacher program. This position also supervises staff in assigned programs. Finally, the Associate Dean of Graduate Teacher Education also carries teaching responsibilities within assigned programs up to 15 credits per academic year. This is a tenure-eligible position.  Job Description
 

 
DPT Faculty Positions
Full-time, Tenure Track
Application Review Begins: Sunday, October 31, 2021 . Starting date for DPT Faculty positions is July 2022. Applications are viewed on a rolling basis.
 
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Whitworth University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program invites applications and nominations for multiple 12-month tenure-track and non-tenure-track faculty positions to join its founding DPT faculty. The program will prepare DPT graduates with the leadership, professional and clinical competencies, and moral courage to collaboratively lead health teams and be effective movement system experts in the promotion of health of individuals, communities, and our diverse society. Our program is avidly preparing to submit an Application for Candidacy to CAPTE in Fall 2021.  Job Description
 

 
OTD Faculty Positions
Full-time, Tenure Track
Application Review Begins: Sunday, October 31, 2021 . Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis
 
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Whitworth University’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program invites applications for multiple 12-month tenure-track and non-tenure-track residential faculty positions to join its founding Doctor of Occupational Therapy program. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program is preparing to submit a Candidacy Report to the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) in Fall 2021. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy program promotes innovative, creative, holistic interprofessional “mind and heart” education for developing and empowering ethically competent transformational-leaders in occupational therapy and healthcare. The program will prepare Doctor of Occupational Therapy graduates with faith integration, reciprocal therapeutic relationships, understanding the potency of daily life activities; the program prepares practice scholars who use best scientific evidence to be catalysts for change, advocate for occupational justice, and serve humanity.  Job Description
 

 

Whitworth complies with all federal, state, and local nondiscrimination laws that are applicable to religious nonprofit institutions and does not engage in unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. With our Christ-centered commitment to building a diverse and inclusive community, the university encourages applications from populations underrepresented at Whitworth including members of racial/ethnic communities, women, and persons with disabilities.