Assistant Director of Campus Life

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Reporting to the Assistant Dean of Campus Life and Residential Services, the Assistant Director of Campus Life for Fraternity and Sorority Life and Student Involvement serves a critical role in designing a vibrant campus-life experience for students, fostering students’ meaningful engagement in co-curricular programs, cultivating thriving student organizations, and enhancing the leadership development of all students. This role will provide leadership within the Division of Student Life in developing, implementing, marketing, and assessing a robust fraternity and sorority life program and student involvement and leadership development program. In this capacity, this position will advise Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council, and Greek Council. This position will oversee student involvement and leadership development […]

Assistant/Associate Professor of Digital Media Technology

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Barton College seeks candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of either Assistant or Associate Professor with specialization in Digital Communications and Media/Multimedia within the School of Visual, Performing, and Communication Arts, beginning August 2020. Candidates should be prepared to teach video/audio studio production courses and digital media field production courses (new and emerging technology). Successful candidates should have the ability to teach courses in digital media technology and supervise student media production practica. Other responsibilities may include teaching general education courses, developing discipline-specific and interdisciplinary curriculum, advising students, maintaining a program of scholarly activities, and participating in departmental, college, and professional service. Responsibilities (including but not limited […]

Barton College Coronavirus Response Update 2

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Members of the Barton College Community, The health and safety of our students and employees is a top priority for Barton College. We are working closely with the Wilson County Health Department in actively monitoring the situation in North Carolina and beyond, while preparing to respond according to guidelines and directives by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). At this time, the College is continuing normal operations and following the directives of the Wilson County Health Department and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). None of the College’s current study abroad or spring break travel trips were held at a destination with a current travel advisory or restriction. We continue to advise […]

Barton’s Response to the Coronavirus

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The health and safety of our students and employees is a top priority for Barton College. Barton remains vigilant as it continues to monitor world updates regarding the coronavirus. While we do not have any cases of coronavirus on Barton’s campus, we continue to be proactive in our preparations and in our campus messaging, as we share preventive measures to avoid becoming ill during this flu season. As you may be aware, the state of North Carolina has identified its first case of the new coronavirus (COVID-19).  Barton College continues to work closely with the Wilson County Health Department in actively monitoring this situation and preparing to respond according to […]

Director of Development

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Reporting to the Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, the Director of Development for Annual Giving and Corporate Partnerships will oversee the comprehensive management and implementation of all development strategies with the focus of achieving all annual giving goals set for each fiscal year. Essential Functions Meet and/or exceed annually assigned fundraising goals for the Annual Unrestricted Fund, General Scholarship Fund, Alumni giving percentage, and overall donor retention. Manage a portfolio of individual annual leadership givers (capacity: $1,000-$25,000) and corporate partners of the College. Oversee the management and stewardship of all corporate partners at Barton College. Implement the annual giving calendar: printed appeals, digital solicitations, giving programs. Serve as liaison to […]

Custodial Position

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Barton College currently has an opening for a Custodial Worker responsible for cleaning assigned buildings. Regular duties include vacuuming classrooms and offices, cleaning restrooms, emptying trash, wiping and dusting vertical and horizontal surfaces, and performing annual maintenance such as waxing floors and cleaning carpets. May require working nights and/or weekends in support of college events as needed. Note: This job description indicates in general the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other essential functions (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) expected of an incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of an incumbent. An […]

Groundskeeper

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Barton College currently has a vacancy for a Groundskeeper position. Responsibilities include maintaining campus grounds as assigned and keeping all walkways, roadways, parking lots, and landscapes neat, clean, presentable, and free of trash, fallen leaves, snow, and ice. The incumbents will operate hand and power tools and light, mechanized equipment such as power mowers, tractor mowers, trenching devices, forklifts, and hoists. Assigned work such as mowing, pruning, trimming, edging, leaf removal, de-icing, etc. may fluctuate by season. Essential Functions Seasonal Grounds Care (45%) Mow lawns, edge, whip, aerate, thatch, fertilize, maintain planter beds. Perform tasks such as planting, weeding, sweeping, raking, salting, etc. Remove snow and ice as needs arise […]

Technology Librarian

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Barton College is seeking a Technology Librarian (Systems/Electronic Resources Librarian). This position reports to the Dean of the Library. Summary Promotes excellence in library services through the proactive maintenance of the library website, web-based access, instructional tools, systems, the Library Technology Classroom, electronic resources, and participation in reference and other library service functions. Leads information literacy sessions and facilitates related discussions with faculty in collaboration with other librarians. Manages all Integrated Library System (ILS) functions, including patron records, overdues, and statistics. Serves as academic liaison for the Schools of Sciences, Allied Health and Sport Studies, and Nursing regarding reference and collection development purposes. Works collaboratively with other librarians to develop […]

Playing with Putty Costa Rica 2019

The Importance of Goodbyes – Costa Rica Day 4

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Today was our second day at the school, working with the students and teaching them lessons. We arrived at the school bright and early and ready to work! The students were extremely excited to see us; they ran to us with open arms and warm smiles. We worked on three main lessons with them today. We taught moon phases, how to make small lava-like lamps, and how to plant seeds. This was extremely fitting because it was agriculture day at the school. All the kids dressed up in their traditional dresses and outfits to celebrate the day. All of the classes we worked with today were happy to spend time […]

In the Classroom, Costa Rica 2019

Service Day at the Elementary School – Costa Rica Day 3

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We spent the majority of our third day in Costa Rica at the Jacinto Pantiaqua Elementary School. We learned that the education system in Costa Rica is quite different from that in America. The students attend half days in which one age group attends in the morning and the other age group attends in the afternoon. All students wear uniforms that distinguish what grade they are in. During the first half of the day we worked with the fourth- and fifth-grade classes. We started in the classroom conducting science experiments. The first experiment involved learning about how water and nutrients travel through the veins of plants. We demonstrated this with […]