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The University of Holy Cross will be a Catholic, national, comprehensive, higher education institution known for the ability to balance liberal arts and sciences and nationally accredited professional programs.

The University will be acclaimed for its individualized service to a diverse student body, the integration of mind and heart in the Marianite tradition, and the academic preparation for competent professionals in service to the larger community.

The University strives to live the Mission through six words; Truth, Goodness, Beauty, Presence, Compassion and Service. Through these words, we educate the whole person in the true tradition of the Marianites of Holy Cross.

You Are Part of Our Team. As a member of the team of UHC, you will be expected to contribute your talents and energies to improve the environment and quality of the University, as well as the constituencies of the University. In return, you will be given opportunities to grow and advance in your career.

The University of Holy Cross is dedicated to:

  • Providing students a quality education at the best price with the best service.
  • Providing members of the team with wages and benefits comparable to others doing similar work within similar higher educational institutions and within the region.

The only things we require for employment, compensation, advancement, and benefits are performance and a good team attitude; however, all employment at UHC is "at will." No one will be denied opportunities or benefits on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran's status, or disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions; nor will anyone receive special treatment for those reasons.

To join the University of Holy Cross team, see the job opportunities posted below and provide the requested information. This will be forwarded to the head of the search committee for the particular job you are applying. If your qualifications meet our needs, someone will contact you to set up an interview with the committee. If your qualifications do not meet the needs for that particular job, we do keep your information on file for six months in the event that another position would become available more suited to your qualifications.

UHC assures equal opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, or veteran's status in the admission to, participation in, or employment of its programs and activities.


Faculty Position in the Department of Nursing

The University of Holy Cross invites applications for a full-time Faculty Position in the Department of Nursing. Deadline to apply is July 30, 2019.

University of Holy Cross Department of Nursing seeks a full time, 9-month nursing faculty to teach Pediatrics.

Requirements:
Earned Master’s in nursing (or enrolled in program) from a regionally accredited institution

Unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Louisiana.

Desired Qualifications:
Doctoral degree preferred

Demonstrated teaching effectiveness (didactic and clinical)

Salary:
Compensation is commensurate with credentials, background and experience.

The University of Holy Cross assures equal opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, or veterans’ status in the admission to, participation in, or employment of its programs and activities.

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A complete application will include a letter of interest, a current CV, and three letters of reference. Please submit a complete application to Christine Watts, cwatts@uhcno.edu in a single submission.

You may also email Dr. Patricia Prechter, pprechter at uhcno dot edu for more information about this position.


Administrative Assistant – Physician Assistant Program

The University of Holy Cross, Physician Assistant Program, invites applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant.

Position Description: Position will provide assistance to the Director of Physician Assistant Program. Primary duties include: Assist with typing and filing of minutes of program faculty meetings; assist in preparing for accreditation agency site visits and filing related paperwork; prepare and update articulation agreement with all clinical affiliates that provide clinical supervised practice experience. Correspondence from the Program to clinical agencies, accrediting bodies, students, perspective faculty, etc., create and maintain a variety of confidential files in accordance with established policies and procedures for students and faculty. Perform any other duties as assigned by the Program Director.

Qualifications: Applicants should have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, Publisher, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.); must be able to maintain confidentiality in all interactions; must be able to multi-task and maintain professionalism in high stress situations; must have strong organizational skills and strong attention to detail; must be able to take initiative in daily work habits; a college degree is preferred, but not required; At least 2 years of administrative assistant experience, preferably in clinical background.

University of Holy Cross upholds the mission of the Marianites of Holy Cross. The university is committed to enlightening the ‘whole person’, which means educating both the heart and the mind of our students.

University of Holy Cross assures equal opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, or veteran’s status in the admission to, participation in, or employment of its programs and activities.

Application packages including a well written cover letter and resume are to be submitted via email to cwatts@uhcno.edu in a single submission. Incomplete packages will not be considered. Deadline for application is July 14, 2017.

University of Holy Cross
Human Resources Department
4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131
Fax: (504) 391-2421
Email:cwatts@uhcno.edu


Faculty Position: Assistant/Associate Professor Food Chemistry and Analysis

January 30, 2019

The University of Holy Cross Department of Biological and Physical Sciences invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the Assistant/Associate level that will develop a strong academic program in any area of food chemistry and analysis (e.g., food composition and analysis, HPLC, and GCMS) that is complementary to existing programs in the department.

Position Description:

Reporting to the Chair of the Department, the successful candidate will teach undergraduate/graduate courses, provide academic and research advisement to students; promote and sustain extension dialogue/service; hold membership in professional associations; and serve on committees and participate in official activities at the departmental, college, and university levels.

This position is a 9-month appointment. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Classroom instruction and curriculum planning/development of Food Science and Chemistry courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and courses in related areas as expertise permits;
  • Serve as a liaison with industry to develop student field experiences, extension services, research projects, and curriculum support;
  • Participation in professional organization meeting activities related to food science and technology;
  • Teaching effectiveness, service to students and university, and scholarly/professional achievement are required for retention and promotion;
  • Candidate must address the needs of a student population of great diversity-in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation – through course materials, teaching strategies and advisement; and
  • Oral/ written competence in English.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in Food Science, Chemistry, or closely related area by August 1, 2019 and at least 1 graduate degree in Food Science;
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States for the duration of employment without assistance from the institution;
  • Commitment to excellence in teaching and learning as evidenced by a presentation during the interview;
  • Promise of productive scholarship/creative activities consistent with the teacher-scholar model;
  • Commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service that is consistent with the College's priorities for the Department and the mission of the University;
  • Ability to contribute to a positive work environment in the Department, College, and University;
  • Technological literacy and a commitment to integrate technology in teaching and scholarship; and
  • Ability to work in a diverse academic and professional community.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in or teaching food chemistry and food analysis classes;
  • Expertise for potential online teaching; and
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration with Food Safety, Culinology, Nutrition and other content areas preferred.

Review of applicants will begin upon receipt of application materials and continue until the position is filled with an ideal start date of August 12, 2019.

University of Holy Cross assures equal opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, or veteran’s status in the admission to, participation in, or employment of its programs and activities.

To be considered for this position, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Christine Watts, Director of Human Resources, University of Holy Cross, 4123 Woodland Dr, New Orleans, LA 70131 or by email cwatts@uhcno.edu

University of Holy Cross
Human Resources Department
4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131
Email: cwatts@uhcno.edu


Administrative Assistant to the College of Counseling, Education, and Business Departments of Counseling and Business

07/15/19

Assist the Dean of the College of Counseling, Education, and Business and the Chair of Business in various responsibilities. This position receives incoming calls, maintains the schedule, interacts with faculty, staff, students, and advises students when necessary. Manages data critical to the departments and university. Deadline to apply is July 24, 2019.

Qualifications:

Preferred: Experience working as administrative assistant in higher education. Ability to work with various data software packages. Bachelor’s Degree.

Required:

Customer service experience, familiarity with Microsoft Office (particularly Excel) and Adobe Acrobat, strong organizational skills, and strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Ability to work nights when Registration or other university or department events require it.

Salary:

Compensation is commensurate with background and experience.

The University of Holy Cross assures equal opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, or veterans’ status in the admission to, participation in, or employment of its programs and activities.

Applicants who meet the qualifications listed above are invited to submit a complete application package, consisting of a cover letter and a resume to Christine Watts, cwatts@uhcno.edu in a single submission. Incomplete packages will not be considered.

 

4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, LA 70131 (504) 394-7744 or 1-800-259-7744

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