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Employment Opportunity

St. Catharine College, an independent coeducational four year Catholic College sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Peace, provides quality undergraduate education and offers degrees in a variety of academic areas and professional programs. St. Catharine College, a Dominican College inspired by its founders, welcomes all to the challenging pursuit of truth, preparing them to become critical thinkers, ethical leaders and engaged citizens. St. Catharine College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
St. Catharine College anticipates the following Faculty and Staff openings:
Full time chief academic officer, reporting to the President, has the responsibility for all academic matters including curriculum, degree programs and development, academic planning and assessment, including student learning outcomes and student academic success, and faculty recruitment and development.  Responsible for Registrar's office, Student Support Services, including tutoring services and advising, and Library services The VPAA serves as a member on the Executive Council and works with the Faculty Government through the process of shared governance. 
Candidate for this position will embrace teaching and learning not only in the traditional models, but be comfortable through experience and success with online, hybrid, and competency-based education models as they grow and develop as delivery systems. Must be an experienced academic leader with an earned doctorate or other terminal degree, significant administrative experience in higher education, a distinguished record as a teacher and scholar, experience in the development and administration of curriculum, budget, personnel, academic governance, academic planning, a knowledge of both regional and program accreditation processes, and a strong commitment to the Mission, Vision and Core Values of St. Catharine College, including the Four Dominican Pillars.
Submit letter of interest, a current CV and contact information for five (5) professional references via email to Carlotta Brussell, Director Human Resources, St. Catharine College at, Attn: VPAA Search.  This position is open until filled.
St. Catharine College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Berry Farming and Ecological Agrarianism Program at St. Catharine College is founded on the lifework of writer, farmer, and activist Wendell Berry. The program provides two interdisciplinary sustainable agriculture Bachelor’s degrees and seeks a faculty member to develop the curriculum’s agroecology and food systems components. The Department of Earth Studies invites applications for an 11-month teaching, research, and advising appointment from terminally-degreed candidates with specializations in organic and sustainable agriculture. Research areas may include but are not limited to agroecology, plant and soil science, horticulture, agronomy, and food systems development. Applicants should be committed to the agrarian principles expounded in Wendell Berry’s work.

Candidates should also be prepared to (1) assist the program director in designing field components for a campus farm; (2) implement courses in agroecology, plant and soil science, and food systems; (3) assist in the development of program goals; (4) advise students and contribute to recruitment efforts; and (5) work with the partnering organization, The Berry Center, to engage research activities that support mid-size and small-scale farm operations.

The selected candidate will teach a range of courses including but not limited to: organic crop production, soil ecology, livestock husbandry, and whole farms design. As available and as needed, the selected candidate will also teach botany, ecology, and environmental science courses.

To apply, submit a cover letter, current CV, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to: St. Catharine College, Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2735 Bardstown Road, St. Catharine, KY 40061, Attn: Sustainable Agriculture Faculty Position. Electronic submissions (MS Word and/or PDF) may be emailed to , subject: Sustainable Agriculture Faculty.  Applications accepted until 5/15/2014.   St. Catharine College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.                               



Full time position as the Athletic Training Program Director with the goal of achieving accreditation with the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Responsible for managing the organization, coordination, supervision and administration of the Athletic Training Program under the School of Health and Human Sciences. A Master's Degree in a related field is required, a Doctoral or Professional Degree highly preferred.  A minimum of 2 to 3 years teaching experience in the college setting is required.  Candidate must be a Certified Athletic Trainer, BOC Certified, Kentucky Licensure or eligible.
To apply forward letter of interest, current CV and unofficial transcripts to St. Catharine College, Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2735 Bardstown Road, St. Catharine, Ky. 40061, Attn.: Athletic Training.  Electronic submission (MS Word and/or PDF) may be emailed to, Subject: Athletic Training Program Director.    Position open until filled.
St. Catharine College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 
St. Catharine College has an opening for a college level mathematics adjunct faculty member at the Master's level for the Fall 2014 Semester.  The qualifications include a Master's Degree in an area of college level mathematics or a Master's Degree in a related field with a minimum of 18 Graduate Hours in mathematics content courses.  Teaching experience at the undergraduate or senior high level is highly desirable as is experience with online teaching.
For consideration, please submit a letter of interest, CV with the names and contact information of at least three (3) references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and unofficial copies of graduate transcripts to Christie Tucker, Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs, St. Catharine College, St. Catharine, Ky. 40061 by April 30, 2014.  An electronic submission in Word or pdf to is also acceptable. 
St. Catharine College is an equal opportunity employer.
St. Catharine College constantly accepts for review the credentials of individuals interested in teaching in an Adjunct Faculty role. Assignment generally requires a master’s degree in the subject area being taught, although extensive professional experience or credentials can, in some circumstances, be substituted. Resumes citing all professional experience and all college level studies should be submitted to the Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Unless otherwise specified; for Faculty positions send resume/CV, letter of interest and teaching philosophy, and unofficial copies of transcripts to:
Christie Tucker, St. Catharine College, Office of Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2735 Bardstown Road, St. Catharine, KY 40061
St. Catharine emphasizes excellence in teaching in a small college environment. Open until filled.
St. Catharine is an equal opportunity employer.