Administrative Positions

Advocacy Coordinator

Texas Lutheran University has an opening for an Advocacy Coordinator. This position will help implement universal prevention strategies to reduce domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking (SDDVS) on campus including universal prevention and education programming for all incoming first-year and transfer students, ongoing community-wide programming, and bystander intervention campaigns. This is a temporary (3-year), grant-funded position.

Position requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred, in a field relevant to job duties and responsibilities
  • At least five years of directly related experience required, preferably in a higher education environment within the areas of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, domestic violence and stalking
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with skill in presenting ideas and concepts orally and in writing; must have strong public speaking skills
  • Ability to keep receipts, documentation, and monthly financial statements well organized and accessible
  • Ability to develop collaboration among diverse groups and work with departments across campus
  • Ability to work effectively with ethnic, cultural, and socially diverse student populations
  • Ability to complete administrative tasks including but not limited to: room reservations, classroom technologies reservations, student reimbursements, portal or campus wide announcements, meeting minutes, recap emails, and answering phones, completing incoming paperwork, survivor packets and risk management paperwork
  • Knowledge of current Federal/State laws, regulations and codes that affect higher education policy, issues, and research in regard to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking
  • Ability to work some nights and/or weekends
  • Ability to travel; a valid driver’s license is required
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Benefits are competitive. Texas Lutheran University, an accredited university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is located 35 miles from downtown San Antonio. For more information about TLU, consult our web site at www.tlu.edu. View complete job description at TLU.edu/jobs. Please submit an application, a resume, and the contact information for at least three professional references to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 W. Court Street

Seguin, Texas 78155

E-mail: humanresources@tlu.edu

Fax: (830) 372-6409

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and also is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

Director of Career Development

Texas Lutheran University invites applications for the position of Director of Career Development Services (CDS). This position is responsible for the administration and marketing of CDS for the University, including all career services offered to undergraduate and graduate students and alumni. The Director provides leadership, creativity, and vision for the program and is responsible for making recommendations to the Vice President of Student Life and Learning regarding the development of policies, budget, personnel and programs pertaining to career planning provided to TLU students. The advancement of career development as a retention tool for TLU students is a critical role of this position. Within that context, the Director is responsible for raising the visibility and reputation of TLU students and graduates to employers through effective marketing and networking techniques; developing and implementing strategies for CDS in accordance with the University’s mission; and providing leadership for the planning direction and administration of the overall operational functions.

TLU is improving and expanding its Career Development Services and Academic Advising programs by building an institutional structure to provide a seamless process and support system to help students answer questions regarding vocational interests and abilities, career and degree choices, and academic planning. This new structure will eventually lead to a Center on campus being the lead hire for the CDS portion of this program.

The position calls for a collaborative leader who is entrepreneurial and able to cultivate productive relationships with employers, alumni and the campus community; manage and grow employer-relations and on-campus recruitment programs; and promote internship programs. Additionally the Director will collaborate and coordinate career programs with academic advising; faculty and academic departments; alumni and parent programs as well as other internal constituencies.

Position requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Higher Education, Counseling, and/or Placement/Personnel field or related field
  • Minimum five years’ experience within Career Services in Higher Education
  • Proven ability for developing, implementing, and directing a state-of-the-art Career Center
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in areas of collaboration, team participation, creative problem solving and decision making
  • Ability to work effectively within a culturally, socially, and economically diverse community with skills in communicating across cultures
  • Demonstrated expertise in program development, marketing, and assessment
  • Demonstrated management and leadership skills
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Benefits are competitive. Texas Lutheran University, an accredited university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is located 35 miles from downtown San Antonio. For more information about TLU, consult our web site at http://www.tlu.edu . Please submit a cover letter addressing the position requirements listed above; a completed TLU application found on our website, a resume; and the contact information for at least three professional references to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 W. Court Street

Seguin, TX 78155

Fax: (830) 372-6409 or E-mail: humanresources@tlu.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately with an anticipated start date of June 2018. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and also is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.                 

Director of Nursing

Texas Lutheran University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month position as Director of Nursing. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing visionary leadership and administrative oversight of all aspects of the University’s BSN program. The Director will report to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and begin duties in summer 2018.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensure continuing approval by the Texas Board of Nursing and accreditation by the AACN-CCNE
  • Recruit, develop, verify, and maintain qualified faculty and staff
  • Maintain effective administrative organization and operations for the Nursing program
  • Implement policies to ensure successful recruitment, progression, and graduation of students, and licensing of graduates
  • Ensure the availability of student clinical practicum rotations, simulation labs, and preceptorships based on curriculum and student learning needs
  • Plan, develop and implement comprehensive evaluation and assessment plans for the nursing program, including its personnel, component organization and operations, and curriculum
  • Represent the Nursing program in the community and serve as liaison to community health care facilities, resources, and to other nursing programs
  • Work with appropriate University offices to acquire grants, gifts, and other resources for the Nursing program
  • Engage with a culturally diverse student body to identify needs and support programs that enhance the TLU student experience

Requirements for the position include:

  • Current license or privilege to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas
  • Earned master’s degree in Nursing and an earned doctoral degree in a relevant field
  • Demonstrated knowledge, skills, and abilities in a transformational and transparent leadership role within a nursing program
  • Minimum of three (3) years teaching in a baccalaureate nursing program
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise in one or more specialty areas of nursing
  • Commitment to excellence in teaching and learning consistent with the program mission, vision, values, and program outcomes
  • Affirmation of the mission of Texas Lutheran University, a nationally-recognized institution of the liberal arts and sciences in the Lutheran tradition (ELCA)
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Preference may be given to candidates who have experience working within the rules, laws, and regulations relating to BSN programs in Texas.

Salary is competitive, with excellent benefits. Texas Lutheran University is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELCA) in America. The ELCA’s 26 colleges and universities value and practice academic freedom while preparing women and men for lives of leadership and service in a diverse world. TLU is also a Hispanic Serving Institution. For more information consult our website at www.tlu.edu .

Please submit a letter of application addressing the above criteria; curriculum vitae; a statement of administrative, leadership, and teaching philosophies; and contact information for five professional references (names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers). All applications will be considered highly confidential. Electronic submissions are preferred; paper documents will be accepted. All materials should be sent to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 West Court Street

Seguin, TX 78155-5999

Fax (830) 372-6409      email: humanresources@tlu.edu

Ph (830) 372-8017

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be ongoing, with priority given to applications received by April 10, 2018. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education for the past eight years and is also on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

Development Events and Stewardship Coordinator

Texas Lutheran University invites applications for the position of Development Events and Stewardship Coordinator to provide a full range of moderate to complex work assignments in support of the Development and Alumni Relations Office. This full-time position reports directly to the Interim Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations; interacts with a wide range of staff, faculty, students, alumni, and community leaders; and contacts a variety of campus community individuals requiring active problem solving and effective interpersonal skills.

Position requirements include:

  • High School Diploma or GED. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • Must show ability to handle multiple projects with little to no supervision.
  • Prefer two years or more experience in development or marketing office.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Ability to plan and arrange own work, including organizing, tracking, and prioritizing assignments and tasks
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Proficient computer skills, including word processing and spreadsheet applications
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Benefits are competitive. Texas Lutheran University, an accredited university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is located 35 miles from downtown San Antonio. For more information about TLU, consult our web site at www.tlu.edu. Please submit an application, a resume, and the contact information for at least three professional references to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 W. Court Street

Seguin, Texas 78155

E-mail: humanresources@tlu.edu

Fax: (830) 372-6409

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and also is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

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