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Dominican University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity, and takes pride in its multicultural environment.

 

Jobs at Dominican

To view and apply to any open position at Dominican University, please click here. Please be aware that committee review and consideration of applications may take place over the course of several weeks after an application deadline. All applicants will receive final notification regarding their application once final committee decisions are made.

 

Currently at Dominican University of California we are offering the following staff and faculty career opportunities:

Staff Positions

Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic fundraising leader for a Director of Development position. This position will offer a talented Advancement professional the opportunity to play a leadership role in developing and implementing advancement strategies as part of the university’s campaign and philanthropic goals.   Confidence and experience working with high net worth individuals and senior level executives is critical.  The successful candidate for this position should have a track record  of exercising sound judgment and be comfortable working both collaboratively and independently with colleagues in University Advancement to achieve fundraising goals for the University.

 

Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic fundraising professional for an Associate Director of Development position. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Advancement, the Associate Director of Development will be responsible for developing and implementing advancement strategies for a portfolio of assigned prospects: half for discovery and qualification and half for cultivation and solicitation.  This position will create fundraising strategies for those prospects, cultivate relationships with donors, and solicit gifts. In addition, the successful candidate for this position should be comfortable working both collaboratively and independently and exercising sound judgment to develop new relationships and implement an effective strategy for solicitation. The Associate Director will be assigned fundraising initiatives that span areas of priority for the University.

 

Dominican University of California is seeking a seasoned, highly professional leader for a senior fundraising position as Director of Gift Planning. Reporting to the Vice President, this position is responsible for the engagement, cultivation and solicitation of planned gifts. This position manages Dominican University's overall gift planning program.  Additionally, the successful individual will be required to have substantial knowledge of charitable gift planning vehicles, a proven track record of gift solicitation experience and success, and the ability to strategically engage donors to incorporate Dominican University in their financial and estate plans.  

 

Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic individual for a Senior Human Resources Coordinator – Special Projects position. This position will assist the Associate Human Resources Director with a range of HR initiatives and special projects, and provide assistance and conduct research on a variety of tasks to support core services and priority projects.  Areas of responsibility and support include risk management, employee relations, compliance, employment policies and procedures, employee handbook, training and development, and management and tracking for non-employees. 

 

“What I like most about Dominican is the possibility for adventures here. The grounds are beautiful and lend themselves to calm and serenity. The people are magical in that they give more of themselves than can be expected; perhaps there is a special Dominican quality that draws out of us that which contributes to the good of the campus community.”

—John Kennedy, Vice President for Student Life

          Full-Time Faculty Positions

          Dominican University of California is seeking to fill a full-time (9 month), tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Nursing, School of Health and Natural Sciences. This position commences in Fall 2015.  The successful candidate's primary responsibilities will include undergraduate teaching in the area of Medical-Surgical Nursing.   Tenure and promotion requirements for tenure-track faculty include teaching, scholarship, and service. Opportunities exist for research and teaching collaboration within the School of Health and Natural Sciences.

           

          Dominican University of California is seeking to fill a full-time (9 month), tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Nursing, School of Health and Natural Sciences. This position commences in Fall 2015.  The successful candidate's primary responsibilities will include undergraduate teaching in the area of Psychiatric/ Behavioral Health Nursing.   Tenure and promotion requirements for tenure-track faculty include teaching, scholarship, and service. Opportunities exist for research and teaching collaboration within the School of Health and Natural Sciences.

           

          Dominican University of California is seeking dynamic candidates for two 9-month, full-time tenure-track faculty positions beginning in August 2015.  Candidates should have 3-5 years of clinical and academic experience, an earned post-professional doctoral degree, and potential for scholarly and research endeavors. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in their area of expertise and across the curriculum, advise students, mentor capstone projects, maintain an active scholarly agenda, and engage in department and university service. We are also seeking candidates with leadership and administrative experience for an assistant director position. 

           

          Dominican is seeking an entry level Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning Fall 2015. The successful candidate will teach a broad array of courses in literature, composition, and possibly creative writing. In addition to offering majors in both English and Creative Writing, the Department of Literature and Languages supports the University’s General Education program, Adult Degree Completion program, and the interdisciplinary M.A. in Humanities. Workload is 4/3.

           

          Adjunct Faculty Positions

          The Occupational Therapy Department at Dominican University of California is seeking interested applicants for an ongoing recruitment for instructors to teach Occupational Therapy courses in all practice areas: pediatrics, physical disabilities, and mental health, undergraduate and graduate occupational therapy classes.


          Dominican University of California is seeking experienced, dynamic individuals to fill several adjunct faculty positions for its newly established Master’s Program in Clinical Laboratory Sciences (CLS). Instructors will be needed for the Summer 2014 through Spring 2015 semesters.

           

          Dominican University of California is seeking an experienced nurse in Maternity and Newborn Nursing with a minimum of a BSN to serve as a clinical faculty. This is an 8-10 hour commitment weekly every semester for 16 weeks overseeing the clinical development of 8 students in a labor and delivery nursing rotation. 

           

          Dominican University of California is seeking an experienced nurse in care of children and families with a minimum of a BSN to serve as a clinical faculty in Pediatrics. This is a 8-10 hour commitment weekly every semester for 16 weeks overseeing the clinical development of 8 students in a pediatric nursing rotation. 

           

          Dominican is seeking an experienced, dynamic individual to teach Forensic Psychology during the Spring 2015 academic term.  Wednesday 6:00-8:00 is the preferred time slot for this course.

           

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