Welcome Prospective Employee! We are excited you are interested in joining the Mountaineer Family. You will find Potomac State College of West Virginia University a friendly and exciting place to work with a variety of opportunities and benefits. To view current job openings, click on the appropriate link below.
How to Apply for Professional, Administrative and Staff Positions
Click here to view jobs (Posted after October 1, 2015)
How to apply after clicking this link:
Select EXTERNAL CANDIDATES APPLY HERE (unless you are already employed by PSC or WVU)
Select Keyser in the left column (You may have to click on "Show more..." under Worksite).
Once you find a position you are interested in applying for, click on Apply on the right side of the list or click on the job title for more details. Once you’ve clicked apply, you will need to sign into your WVUHIRE account. If you are an internal applicant, you can sign in using your MyAccess Login.
If you are an external applicant, and do not have an account please click the New User button and complete the required information to create your profile. You will need to read the privacy agreement and click "I Accept". You can either upload a resume to fill in information regarding your work experience or type everything in the required fields. All sections with a red asterisk (*) must be completed. If you need to stop before completing the entire application, click “Save as draft” at the top and/or bottom of the page you are on.
There are various sections that must be completed when you originally register before you can be considered for any positions. Once you have finished all of these, you will need to read the statement on the e-signature page and enter your full name to sign your application. You can now review and/or edit your profile. Once you are satisfied that everything is correct, please click SUBMIT and you will see a screen showing that your application is completed. To apply for future openings, you will only need to log in to your profile and make any necessary updates. You can also log back in at any time to check the status of positions you have applied for.
If you need help with completing the online application, there is a short video demonstration on how to apply at http://employmentservices.hr.wvu.edu/how-do-i-apply. Scroll to the bottom of the page to find the link for the video.
Contact Susan Slaubaugh at 304-788-6855 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
For Faculty Positions posted after January 25, 2016, click here.
Jobs Posted prior to October 1, 2015 can be seen below.
Potomac State College, a Division of West Virginia University located in Keyser, West Virginia, seeks qualified candidates committed to excellence in teaching and service at the undergraduate level in the following areas:
-Instructor or assistant professor faculty position in Business Management, this is a full-time, 9 month tenure-track with a start date of January 1, 2016. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory, intermediate, and advanced business management based undergraduate courses leading to associate and baccalaureate degrees in Business Management. The successful hire will serve as coordinator of the programs. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise to lead the faculty in the development of one or more unique program areas, such as, entrepreneurship, student-based business incubation, international business administration, or other arena to enhance enrollment.
- PhD or DBA in business or closely related field – preferred
- An MBA from a regionally accredited college or university – considered
- Preferential consideration will be given to candidates who have prior college-level teaching experience, experience in program leadership and accreditation, and business related work experience.
- A record of commitment to excellence in teaching, service, and academic advising at the undergraduate level.
- A commitment to professional growth and development in the “scholarship of teaching” (e.g. effective instructional methodologies that actively engage students in the learning process).
- A basic understanding and commitment to data-driven teaching and continuous improvement decisions based on course and program-level assessment.
- Experience with technology in the classroom and a commitment to online (hybrid and full-course) instruction and program development.
- A commitment to work with faculty and the administration to earn a national-level business-related program accreditation.
- A commitment to teach at all Potomac State College off-campus locations.
Applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, unofficial college transcript, and names and addresses of three references to: Harlan Shreve, Business Office, Job #BM2015-3, Potomac State College, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, WV 26726 or email to Harlan.Shreve@mail.wvu.edu.
Please specify in the address or subject line the job# for which you are applying.
Review of applications will begin September 1, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Adjunct Faculty Positions
Potomac State College is accepting applications for our Adjunct Pool for future semesters, especially in the following disciplines:
- Political Science
Adjunct Instructors at PSC are expected to teach undergraduate courses and engage in teaching practices with an acute focus on documenting student learning. A master’s degree in the appropriate field is required or relevant certification for some disciplines. Interested individuals should send a cover letter (listing disciplines of interest and schedule availability) and a resume or curriculum vitae and unofficial transcripts to PSCAcademicAffairs@mail.wvu.edu.
About the College
Founded in 1901, Potomac State College of West Virginia University (WVU) is a baccalaureate degree granting institution providing associate of arts, associate of applied science, and bachelor of applied science degrees. The historic mission of the college is in undergraduate teaching, learning, and student success with 2+2 career paths to over 50-related baccalaureate degree programs at WVU-Morgantown. A Bachelor of Applied Science degree is also offered on our campus, with emphases in Business Management and Criminal Justice with additional baccalaureate offerings (Computer Information Systems and Sustainable Agriculture Entrepreneurism) currently in the development pipeline.
Potomac State College provides a vibrant residential campus experience with personalized advising, small class sizes, more than 25 student clubs and organizations, 11 intercollegiate athletic programs, active honors and intramural programs, and over 400 extra-curricular student experiences per year. The campus includes two classroom buildings, a library, an arts center, six residence halls, a gymnasium, a student union, three operating farms, an equestrian center, and a diverse student population.
The College is located approximately half-way between Pittsburgh (PA) and the Washington-Baltimore (MD) metro areas in the picturesque Potomac Highlands of North-East West Virginia; about 90 miles east of the West Virginia University Morgantown campus.
Please direct any questions to Susan Slaubaugh at 304-788-6855 or
if you have questions.
WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer. Under represented class members are encouraged to apply. This includes: minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.