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Founded in Newberg, Ore., in 1891 by evangelical Friends pioneers, George Fox University is a Christian liberal arts institution that has maintained a distinctively Christian mission. From humble beginnings more than 100 years ago, George Fox has grown rapidly in the last two decades - both in academic reputation and size. Read more about George Fox University's academic excellence and national recognition.
George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the university lifestyle statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith. Individuals who would fit this profile are encouraged to apply for current openings in our faculty.
An evangelical Christian university of the arts, sciences, and professional studies, George Fox University enrolls more than 3,700 graduate and undergraduate students. U.S. News & World Report classifies George Fox as a top-tier regional university and recognizes the university for its high percentage of students studying abroad. Through our all-expense Act Six multicultural leadership scholarships, China Studies Initiative and aggressive recruitment efforts of employees and students of color, George Fox seeks to become a more racially and ethnically diverse community. We believe that such goals are in keeping with our mission as a Christ-centered community. Candidates should value a climate that reflects the diversity of God’s kingdom, engaging in global concerns, and connecting culturally.
Salary and rank will be commensurate with education and professional experience. The contract year begins Aug. 15. Unless otherwise noted, interested candidates should submit the following by mail, fax or electronically:
- letter of interest summarizing your qualifications and interest in George Fox
- application (download here)
- professional vita
- the names of professional references whom the search committee may contact
Applications will be reviewed as received, and a search committee will oversee the screening of applicants and interview process. George Fox University is an equal opportunity employer. Following is a list of current open positions within the academic administration and the faculty.
Assistant or Associate Professor of Social Work
Assistant or Associate Professor of Art and Design
Assistant or Associate Professor of Management
Richard B. Parker Professor of Wesleyan Theology
Assistant Professor of Art and Design (.5 FTE)
Assistant Professor of Communication
There are currently no library positions available.
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