POSTING DATE: May 20, 2014

Wayland Baptist University - Sierra Vista


Executive Director/Campus Dean


This is a one semester position and continued employment for this position is not guaranteed.


The Adjunct Instructor of Finance will work under the supervision of the Executive Director/Campus Dean.  As a part-time faculty member of WBU, he/she will represent the University’s academic and spiritual emphases to the students, faculty, staff, and the community in a manner consistent with the University’s mission and purpose.


1.  Prepare and teach Finance classes at both the Undergraduate and Graduate level.

2. Classes are taught during the evenings from 5:30 – 9:10.

3. Assist in promoting the Sierra Vista Campus academic programs and involvement with community activities.

4.   Attend scheduled meetings.

The above statements are not a complete list of all responsibilities and duties performed by employees in this job.  Employee may perform other related duties as assigned by the Executive Director/Campus Dean.
QUALIFICATIONS: A commitment of Christian Higher education and in agreement with the purposes and philosophy of Christian higher education as promoted by the Baptist General Convention of Texas in general and Wayland Baptist University in particular.
Education, Certification and License:

Doctorate Degree required.

Experience & Knowledge: Recent high school or University experience as an instructor of Accounting or related field is preferred.
Skills & Abilities:

1.  Written and verbal communication.

2.  Three years of successful teaching at the Senior High/University Level.

3.  Proficiency with computer software and educational equipment. 

Additional Requirements:

1. Endorsement by the Executive Vice President/Provost.

2. Must be able to pass Background Checks.

3. Must have no delinquent or defaulted Student Loans on Credit Report.

THE UNIVERSITY: Wayland Baptist University is a four-year liberal arts university. The institution is affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. The Wayland Baptist University System is comprised of the Plainview campus, which is predominately a residential campus, twelve external campuses, and the Virtual Campus offering courses in a broad range of academic areas.

Applications may be submitted online or you may download it from the top of this web page by clicking on Application for Employment.

Interested individuals MUST submit the following information in Word or PDF Formats:

1. Letter of Interest/Cover Letter

2. Completed University Application of Employment with Faith Statement and Teaching Philosophy:

(Link to Application Below)

3. Curriculum Vitae (CV)

4. Three Current Professional Letters of Recommendation

5.  Copies of transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate academic work

Additional material may be requested at a later date.

Please send this information to:

Dr. Glenn Simmons, Interim Executive Director/Campus Dean

Located in the Landmark Plaza
400 W. Fry Blvd., Suite #14
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Phone: (520) 459-1610

Fax: (520) 459-458-2411



Position Will Remain Open Until Filled. 

Wayland Baptist University does not illegally discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or genetic information. Under federal law, the university may discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its mission and purposes.