Job Opportunities

Administrative Positions

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Faculty Positions

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:

Computer Information Systems: Instructor or Assistant Professor, tenure track. A minimum of a master’s degree in Computer Science or a closely related field is required from a regionally accredited college or university. Teaching responsibilities include instruction in hardware, software applications, networking, database management, programming logic, operating systems and other computer information courses. (Job 1510)

Music: Instructor or Assistant Professor, tenure track. A minimum of a master’s degree in music is required from a regionally accredited college or university. Teaching responsibilities include introductory music courses, such as music history and music appreciation. The successful candidate will also work closely with undergraduate students and the community in creating and/or implementing integrative ensembles that will reflect the diverse musical environment of the College. (Job 1520)

Sociology: Instructor or Assistant Professor, tenure track. A minimum of a master’s degree in Sociology or Anthropology is required from a regionally accredited college or university. Teaching responsibilities include courses in sociology, anthropology and related disciplines. (Job 1530)

All positions are full-time, nine-month, with benefits, with a starting date of August 16, 2015. Previous teaching experience is required.

Faculty Expectations: Successful candidates should demonstrate:

  • A student-centered commitment to high academic standards and service to students, including an effective and conscientious commitment to academic advising
  • A commitment to service on Department, Division, College and University committees and councils
  • A basic understanding of student learning outcomes, course and program assessments
  • Experience with technology in the classroom and online instructions
  • A commitment to continued professional development
  • A commitment to teach at all PSC off campus locations

Faculty Opportunities: Faculty will have an opportunity to participate in the cultural and intellectual life of West Virginia University and to benefit from professional development opportunities made available generally to university faculty while pursuing a commitment to undergraduate teaching and service at a   small college with proven enrollment growth potential that offers a distinctive identity and academic culture.

To Apply

Applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, unofficial college transcript, and names and addresses of three references to: Harlan Shreve, Business Office, (Job #), Potomac State College, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, West Virginia 26726 or to .

Adjunct Faculty Positions 

-Potomac State College invites applications from individuals interested in working as adjunct faculty in a variety of academic areas, especially the following disciplines:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • English
  • Foreign Language
  • Math

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 to


Individuals applying for a Classified Position, Non-classified or Faculty-Equivalent Position, Temporary Position or Other type of Position are asked to scroll down to the bottom of the page to access the Employment Application.

Classified Positions  

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Non-Classified and Faculty- Equivalent Positions

-Potomac State College of West Virginia University is accepting applications for a 9-month, 37.5 hours/week position in the Student Health Center for a Nurse Practitioner. Position requires an interest in urgent care and continuity care of college population of 1800, with competence in diagnosis and treatment of common ambulatory problems and minor office procedures. Experience in college health and women’s health preferred. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing services to Title X WV Family Planning Program, establishing medical diagnoses, prescribing medications for treatment, follow-up evaluation and making appropriate referrals. Applicant must be a graduate of an accredited program with license in WV as NP with prescriptive authority. Must have at least one year experience in the field. Please complete and submit employment application and send with a current resume, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references to:  Potomac State College of WVU, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, WV, 26726. Applications will be received until a suitable applicant is found.

Temporary Positions

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Other Positions  

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About the College

Founded in 1901, Potomac State College is a predominantly two year college offering seven Associate in Arts degree and eight Associate in Applied Science degrees. A Bachelor of Applied Science degree is also offered, with emphases in Business Management and Criminal Justice.  

The campus includes classroom buildings, a library, an arts center, residence halls, operating farms, and athletic facilities supporting an inter-collegiate athletics program.

As a division of West Virginia University, Potomac State College is committed to advancing the mission of the University and serving the educational needs of residents within its region from the College’s campus in Keyser.

The College is located 150 miles west of Washington, D.C., and 90 miles east of the main campus of West Virginia University in Morgantown.

Please direct any questions to Susan Slaubaugh at 304-788-6855.

WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer. Under represented class members are encouraged to apply. This includes: minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Click here for Potomac State College of WVU Employment Application. pdf


Classified and Mountaineer Temp positions require that an applicant must submit a Position Interest Form for each position for which they seek consideration. The employment application has a Position Interest Form attached.  Employment applications remain on file for one year. During that period, it is only necessary to file a Position Interest Form for a job for which you would like to receive consideration.

The Position Interest Form is available here:

Click here for Potomac State College of WVU Position Interest Form. pdf

The Position Interest Form can be delivered to Potomac State College or mailed to Potomac State College of WVU, ATTN: Applications, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, WV 26726