Disaster Management Professor and Program Director

Hesston College seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position as Disaster Management Professor and Program Director. Responsibilities include teaching courses in the disaster management program, including remote evaluation of learning for the summer field experience at a Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) project location; advising students studying disaster and/or emergency management; meeting with prospective students and program alumni; maintaining partnerships with MDS and Hesston Fire/EMS and growing additional partnerships with other disaster/emergency-focused organizations; managing a budget; and visioning and strategic planning for the program. Desired qualifications include a master’s degree in disaster management or a related field, teaching experience, strong student rapport, innovative spirit, and history of volunteer or paid work with MDS or another disaster response organization. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. Position is available August 2020. Review of applications begins December 2, 2019. To apply, send letter of interest, application, curriculum vitae or resume to joinus@hesston.edu. EOE