Equal Opportunity Employer

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, veteran’s status, or disability to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. It shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin,age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, veterans status,or disability in administration of its educational policies, admission policies,employment policies, scholarship or loan programs, and other education-related programs administered by the Institute. The Affirmative Action policy of the Won Institute is that all educational, admission and employment practices reflect the statements in the Policy of Non-Discrimination.

The Won Institute is the only regionally accredited Buddhist institution of higher learning on the Eastern Seaboard and one of only six institutions nationwide which are accredited by both a regional accreditor (in this case the Middle States Commission on Higher Education) and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). The Won Institute is an equal opportunity employer.

OPEN POSITIONS

Director of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Description

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies in Glenside, Pennsylvania, seeks a full-time Director of its online Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM) Program, which is currently in development. The proposed starting date of the Director’s contract will be September 1 of 2018. The proposed launch date for the new program is August of 2019.

 Position Requirements

The position requires an earned doctoral degree from an institution which is regionally accredited and/or accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). The successful candidate will have served previously as a full-time faculty member at an ACAOM or regionally accredited institution of higher education. Preferred candidates will have a demonstrable record of academic program development and administrative service at the chair’s level or above, as well as prior experience developing and teaching online curricula. Applicants should have a thoroughgoing understanding of regional and specialized accreditation processes.

The Won Institute is the only regionally accredited Buddhist institution of higher learning on the Eastern Seaboard and one of only six institutions nationwide which is accredited by both a regional accreditor (in this case the Middle States Commission on Higher Education) and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). The Won Institute is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a current curriculum vitae, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three professional references to academicdean@woninstitute.edu

Librarian

Description

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies in Glenside, Pennsylvania, seeks a Librarian to staff the Institute Library 30 hours weekly (with coverage scheduled on some late weekday afternoons, some early weekday evenings, and one weekend monthly).

Position Requirements

The position requires: a master’s degree and demonstrable prior experience working in a school or university library; ability to read, interpret, and write at a level of proficiency suitable to serve effectively in a graduate environment; strong research skills; ability to alphabetize and put Library of Congress numbers in order; good oral communication skills; basic cataloging skills (e.g., knowing how catalogs work, knowledge of cataloging standards, and an ability to successfully search online public access catalogs); a friendly, pleasant demeanor; good organizational skills and a commitment to keeping a tidy work environment; strong decision-making skills and; a strong commitment to service in a mission-based and accredited institution of higher education.

The Librarian holds faculty rank at the level of assistant professor (MLS, MLIS or earned doctorate) or instructor (master’s degree in any field and previous academic library experience). As a member of ranked faculty, the Librarian is an active participant in institutional governance and serves on the Faculty Council Working Group.

Salary: The salary budgeted for this position is $18.00 per hour. Benefits include accrued vacation days, holidays, and sick days.

The Won Institute is the only regionally accredited Buddhist institution of higher learning on the Eastern Seaboard and one of only six institutions nationwide which are accredited by both a regional accreditor (in this case the Middle States Commission on Higher Education) and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). The Won Institute is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a current curriculum vitae, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references to academicdean@woninstitute.edu

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