Job Opportunities

Learn why UJ is a great place to work, and browse current job openings.

Join the Jimmie family and make a difference in the lives of students

You don’t have to be a student to be a Jimmie. We consider our faculty and staff a main part of what makes UJ so great. If you’re interested in working towards our mission and students development, both in and out of the classroom, then we’re interested in you!

Why work at UJ?

We strive to offer our employees a diverse work environment that values service, leadership, personal well-being, and professional development. Our faculty and staff know our students. They work with them in the classroom, cheer them on at games, and are in the audience at their performances. Our employees truly make a lasting difference in their lives.

Work-life balance is real here.

At UJ, we value your worth as an employee, and as a person. That means we work hard to meet our goals and help each student develop into the person they are meant to be. And we also go home at the end of the day.

The Jimmie family

When you work at UJ, you don’t just join a team, you join a family. And that’s not a cliché here. It’s a perk of working at a small University that values every member of our community. We even have a Caring Fund, which is financial assistance reserved for staff or faculty suffering a hardship.

Great benefits

We offer a well-rounded benefit package that includes:

  • Health, dental and vision coverage available
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Retirement contributions
  • Tuition waiver for spouse and dependents
  • Free admission to all university athletic and fine arts events
  • Free access to the Larson Center and Foss Wellness Center

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Faculty

The Department of English at the University of Jamestown invites applications for Assistant Professor of English beginning August 2024. This is a permanent, full-time position (UJ does not have tenure system). This is a new position created in response to UJ’s new partnership with Chandigarh University in India and an anticipated enrollment increase in international students from that university. Applicants with experience working with international students and academic writing from southeast Asia are encouraged to highlight those experiences. The candidate will teach three courses per semester for the English department and work 10 hours/week as a professional tutor in the Writing Center.

Minimum requirements:

  • Master’s degree in English or related field
  • Demonstrable experience working with international and/or multilingual students

Preferred requirements:

  • PhD in Rhetoric and Composition.
  • Experience teaching STEM writing and/or Writing Center experience.
  • TESOL/TOEFL experience.
  • Previous higher education teaching experience.

Responsibilities:

Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and advanced composition classes. Preferred candidates will have experience teaching business writing and/or technical writing. Writing Center duties will include tutoring, especially ESL support.

To Apply:

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Julie Smith, Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant, at julie.smith@uj.edu.  Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. The successful candidate must supply official transcripts to verify education. Faculty contracts are contingent on a successful background check.

About the University

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian church, The University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown is seeking a broadly trained organismal biologist to serve as a full-time faculty member in the Department of Biology. The position is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2024.

Minimum requirements:

  • Master’s degree in biology or a related field
  • Passion for excellence in teaching.

Preferred requirements:

  • Terminal degree in biology or a related field.
  • Previous higher education teaching experience.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate would teach human anatomy and physiology and other classes depending on interest, expertise, and the needs of the department, possibly including:

  • Vertebrate Zoology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Science class for non-majors (topic TBD)
  • Histology

To Apply:

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Julie Smith, Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant, at julie.smith@uj.edu.  Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. The successful candidate must supply official transcripts to verify education. Faculty contracts are contingent on a successful background check.

Note: This is an updated version of the position posted earlier in Fall 2023.

About the University

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian church, The University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The Department of Computer Science and Technology at the University of Jamestown is seeking a dynamic and dedicated Computer Science faculty member with a passion for teaching and is looking to excel in a liberal arts environment. A successful candidate will have a strong background in computer science and a commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration, promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, and engaging with the broader liberal arts curriculum.

 

We have multiple openings with our on-campus program, which also has the potential to be involved with further developing additional online technology programs and a forthcoming graduate technology program. A candidate who has experience with Canvas, online teaching, and hybrid teaching modalities would bring valuable insights to these on-campus openings. Rank (Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor) is open for these positions, so dependent on teaching experience at the time of appointment. The position is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2024.

 

Minimum requirements:

  • Master’s degree in computer science or a related field

 

Preferred requirements:

  • Terminal degree in computer science or a related field.
  • A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts environment.
  • An ability to engage students from diverse backgrounds and foster an inclusive classroom environment.
  • A demonstrated passion for interdisciplinary collaboration and integration of computer science with liberal arts disciplines.
  • A commitment to staying current with developments in computer science and technology.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and mentoring skills.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Teach a range of computing courses that may include introductory, intermediate, and advanced level courses. Course topics will be based on the curricular needs, the experience of the candidate, with consideration given to the topics of passion for the candidate.
    • Priority consideration will be given to experience in one or more of the following areas: Programming, Mobile Application Development, Game Development (Unity/Unreal Engine/etc.) 3D Animation (Blender), or Information Systems.
    • Our general education service course of Microsoft Office Applications could also potentially be a focal for the right candidate.
  • Foster critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and ethical considerations in computer science education.
  • Mentor and advise students, fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Contribute to the development of interdisciplinary programs and engage with other departments across the college.
  • Participate in departmental and college-wide committees and initiatives.
  • Maintain an active presence in the academic and professional computer science community.

 

 

To Apply:

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial) of graduate degree or proof of enrollment in a graduate program demonstrating satisfactory progress, contact information for three references, and a brief statement of your personal teaching philosophy and interests to Julie Smith, Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant, at julie.smith@uj.edu.  Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. The successful candidate must supply official transcripts to verify education. Faculty contracts are contingent on a successful background check.

 

About the Department of Computer Science & Technology

Technology programs at the University of Jamestown are dedicated to academic excellence in a liberal arts tradition We use a curriculum that develops technology professionals who benefit society and can apply their skills to a breadth of opportunities. We are committed to nurturing intellectual curiosity and preparing our students for success in an increasingly interconnected and technology-driven world.

 

About the University

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian church, The University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs include master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown’s Department of Clinical Counseling and Behavioral Health seeks an Assistant Director of Behavioral Health at the Instructor or Assistant Professor rank within the department. This is a full-time, online teaching and administrative position that will have face-to-face requirements (e.g., teaching in person one week per year, networking or meetings in person may be required). This faculty member will work with students completing a Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Health, as well as a Master of Science in Clinical Counseling. Re-location is not necessary but traveling to campus and working in North Dakota is required several times per year.

Job Duties include:

o Full-time teaching responsibilities (30 credit hours during the academic year) with online, asynchronous courses as well as onsite one week per summer;

o Assist in coordinating and teaching COUN 510: Counseling Techniques or COUN 520: Group Counseling face-to-face during the on-campus week in Jamestown every summer (usually in late June);

o Monitor student progress on degree completion and serve as academic advisor for Behavioral Health students;

o Develop a process for maintaining regular contact with students including regular office hour availability;

o Engage in remediation or problem-solving strategies if issues arise with student performance;

o Address all student issues in a professional and timely manner, and in accordance with institutional and accreditation policies and procedures;

o Administrative responsibilities involve working with director to identify department needs and implementing changes;

o Assist the Program Director in establishing goals, setting targets/benchmarks, and regularly assessing program and learning outcomes within the context of continuous program improvement;

o Assist Program Director and Assistant Director of Clinical Training in program accreditation process as well as potential development of a student-run clinic;

o May be required to supervise students in a clinical capacity during Practicum or Internship;

o Network across the state of ND, AZ, and potentially other states, as needed, with the goal of growing the programs;

o Maintain licensure, membership in professional counseling organizations, and/or appropriate professional development, including being familiar with emerging issues in counseling;

o Maintain involvement in the counseling field by actively providing counseling, supervision, research and scholarship, and/or leadership and advocacy;

o Serve on university committees;

o Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to work remotely;

o Ability to have flexibility with schedule (will need to work some evenings or weekends);

o Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

o Completed Doctoral degree in Counseling Education and Supervision (CES) and currently independently licensed or license eligible to practice counseling (LPCC) in ND.

o Minimum 5 years of full-time clinical experience

Preference will be given to CES who have areas of specialization in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Addiction Counseling or School Counseling. Applicants living in either the Phoenix, Arizona, metro or in North Dakota will be preferred. All are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to Julie Smith, Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs, 6092 College Lane, Jamestown, ND, 58405. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to julie.smith@uj.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with physical locations in Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ, as well as online. More information can be found at www.uj.edu. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown’s Unruh School of Character in Leadership invites applications for an open-rank faculty position of non-traditional leadership education.

In May 2023, the University of Jamestown received a gift of $15 million from Jim (‘63) and Candy Unruh, the largest in our history, for the creation of the Unruh School of Character in Leadership and the renovation of the University’s chapel, establishing a new Center for Faith and Life. The Unruh School of Character in Leadership will provide diversified programming options, including workshops, certificates, and degree programs at the undergraduate, master, and doctoral levels, blending theory with practice. Courses will be available at all University locations (Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ) and through the University’s online learning division, University of Jamestown Accelerated. The University’s leadership programming emphasizes the core attributes of a Presbyterian Christian education, including ethical and moral discernment, the search for truth, and the holistic development of self and others.

The University of Jamestown seeks motivated candidates who desire to help us develop leaders of character and build our reputation as a leadership university. Successful candidates will be expected to assist in building and developing our Center for Leadership Development by developing non-traditional educational experiences such as workshops, conferences, and webinars for targeted corporate and community leadership needs, as well as teach in traditional academic programs. The Unruh School seeks individuals who will actively engage in research and publication, advise master and doctoral students, perform service to the university through committee membership, support assessment efforts, and collaborate across departments and/or schools at the University. The non-traditional faculty position will be located at the University’s Phoenix location.

Required Qualifications:

· Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership or related field.

· Demonstrated excellence in non-traditional educational program development and delivery.

· Experience in coaching and consulting.

· Promising research and publication agenda.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Demonstrated experience in teaching and research.

· Demonstrated excellence in graduate-level teaching, both in-person and online, preferably with a diverse student body.

· Experience in assessment.

· Experience guiding master and doctoral-level research.

Please electronically submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, philosophy of leadership statement, and contact information for three references to Julie Smith at Julie.smith@uj.edu.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with physical locations in Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ, as well as online. More information can be found at www.uj.edu. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Introduction:

The University of Jamestown is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach on-campus in the Department of Computing, Design, and Communication. The position is scheduled to begin in Fall 2024. Applicants must be committed to liberal arts undergraduate education and demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching, scholarship/creative activity, and service.

Position Overview: The Department of Computing, Design, and Communication at the University of Jamestown is seeking a dynamic and dedicated Communication faculty member with a passion for teaching and is looking to excel in a liberal arts environment. A successful candidate will have a strong background in online journalism and social media management, as well as a commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration and engaging with the broader liberal arts curriculum.

A candidate who has experience with Canvas, online teaching, and hybrid teaching modalities would bring valuable insights to these on-campus openings.

 

Minimum requirements:

  • Master’s degree in communication.

 

Preferred requirements:

  • Terminal degree in communication
  • Previous higher education teaching experience.

 

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will:

  • Teach a range of communication courses that will build upon current, successful programs, as well as add to our growing social media management concentration.
  • Foster critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and ethical considerations in communication.
  • Mentor and advise students, fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Contribute to the development of interdisciplinary programs and engage with other departments across the college.
  • Participate in departmental and college-wide committees and initiatives.
  • Maintain an active presence in the academic and professional communication community.

To Apply:

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Julie Smith, Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant, at julie.smith@uj.edu Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled.

About the University

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian church, The University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs include master’s degrees in Business, Clinical Counseling, Education, and Leadership, with doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT), Clinical Research (PhD), and Leadership (DL). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Overview:

As a Student Success Coordinator at the University of Jamestown—Fargo Nursing Campus, you will play a pivotal role in fostering academic excellence and supporting the holistic development of our nursing students. We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual with a minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and an active, unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of North Dakota. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a deep understanding of strategies for academic success and NCLEX preparation, particularly among underserved populations.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  1. Student Support: Collaborate with the Site Director, faculty, and enrollment management team to provide personalized support and guidance to nursing students, including individual needs assessment, goal setting, individual success plans, resource integration and navigation, and referrals to enhance their academic performance and overall success.
  2. Program Development: Collaborate with the Site Director, faculty, and staff to assist in developing and implementing programs and initiatives aimed at improving student retention, academic achievement, and NCLEX success with a focus on addressing the needs of underserved populations.
  3. NCLEX Preparation: Collaborate with the Site Director and faculty to assist in designing and facilitating workshops, study sessions, and review courses to prepare students for the NCLEX examination, ensuring all materials and resources are accessible and tailored to meet the diverse needs of our student body.
  4. Data Analysis: Collect, assist in analyzing, and interpret data related to student learning outcomes, academic performance, and program effectiveness to identify areas for opportunity and inform evidence-based interventions.
  5. Cultural Competence: Assist in fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment celebrating diversity and promoting cultural competence among students and staff.
  6. Multi-Site Collaboration: Work with other Student Success Coordinators serving UJ students at other physical locations and online to ensure a consistent, high-quality student experience for UJ students wherever they live and however they learn.
  7. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

 

– Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited institution; a master’s degree is preferred,

– An active, unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of North Dakota, or ability to attain,

– 3 to 5 years of experience working as a registered nurse,

– Experience working in a nursing education setting or similar role,

– Knowledge of academic support strategies and best practices,

– Familiarity with NCLEX preparation techniques and resources,

– Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills,

– Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment,

– Commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in education,

– Experience working with underserved or marginalized populations in an education setting or similar role preferred,

– Familiarity with the challenges and barriers faced by diverse student populations in nursing education.

Application Process:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to Julie Smith, Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs, 6092 College Lane, Jamestown, ND, 58405. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to julie.smith@uj.edu; please indicate the position being applied for in the email subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

About UJ:

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with physical locations in Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ, and an online division, UJ Accelerated. More information can be found at www.uj.edu. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Staff

The University of Jamestown (NAIA) is accepting applications for two Assistant Athletic Trainers. This is a full-time 10-month position, with full benefit package.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The selected candidates will conduct themselves within the ideals, goals, rules and regulations set forth by University of Jamestown, the NATA, NAIA and Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC).  The successful candidate will embrace and promote the mission of the University of Jamestown.

The Assistant Athletic Trainer reports to the Athletic Director and Head Athletic Trainer.  The successful candidates are responsible for assisting in the management and care of athletic teams at the University of Jamestown, which is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference. The successful candidates will assist with the supervision and coverage of 23 varsity and junior varsity sports.  The candidates must demonstrate the ability and knowledge of injury prevention programs, injury evaluation, injury treatment, and rehabilitation of student athletes.

Successful candidates will have home game coverage, practice coverage, maintaining of medical records, and away travel considerations (10%) with assigned teams as necessary.

To apply, please send resumé, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three professional references to Mitch Lang, Head Athletic Trainer, lang@uj.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Reports To: Gabe Martinez, Director of Residence Life and Public Safety, Gabriel.martinez@uj.edu,
701-252-3467 ext 5002

Terms of Employment:
– 20-30 hours per week; includes some evening/weekend hours.
– Ability to be on call which will include working some weekends and at least one holiday.
– 2-year consecutive commitment minimum. Start date on or before August 1st
– Must reside on-campus. This is a live-on experience.

Compensation:
– On Campus Housing
– Meal Plan Selection from one of 4 meal plans oƯered by the University of Jamestown
– $5,000 annual stipend

Residence Life Graduate Assistant:
UJ Residence Life fosters engaging communities where students have the opportunity to live, learn,
and thrive. We foster these communities by challenging students to look inward, outward, beyond,
and forward. The main responsibility of the Resident Director is to supervise the undergraduate
Resident Assistants (RAs). The Resident Director is responsible for the RAs leadership
development, with the guidance of the Director and Associate Director. The Resident Director
position is also responsible for the general health and safety along with the day-to-day operations
of the building they have been assigned to. This position is a live on position. This position may
include summer working hours that are flexible for planning and preparing for move in days.

Qualifications:
– Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required.
– Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
– Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an
ethical and professional manner.
– Excellent written and oral communication skills.
– Ability to live in an on-campus residence hall.

Application Process and Deadline: To apply, email a current resume, cover letter, and the names
and contact information of three (3) references to Gabe Martinez at Gabriel.martinez@uj.edu
Position will remain open until filled.
Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University
of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education, leadership, and
clinical counseling, and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of
Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown seeks a full-time custodian to join our Physical Plant staff.  Come to work on campus in a fun, exciting, environment with a great group of students and employees.  UJ is home to many events, meetings, and athletic competitions making it a fun and exciting environment in which to work.  Full time staff are eligible for full benefits including health, dental, disability, 401K, free tuition for yourself and dependents.  Different shifts are also available.

Duties May Include:

  • General custodial duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements Include:
Ability to communicate verbally, read, write, see and hear to perform the essential functions of the job.
Successfully pass a criminal history background check prior to employment.
Capable of moving or relocating items up to 50lbs.
Ability to perform functions such as kneeling, reaching, bending, lifting, and pulling.

Interested applicants should send resumé and contact information for three references to Arlene Botner at abotner@uj.edu. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

 

The University of Jamestown seeks a U.S.-based international admissions counselor responsible for the recruitment and enrollment of new students from outside the United States. Counselors facilitate student recruitment through consistent and systematic efforts of phone contact, texting, email, and social media communication. They also utilize face-to-face recruiting with prospective students and their families when appropriate. The primary objective of this position is to effectively articulate the mission and unique strengths of the University of Jamestown and the value of a private education to international students, particularly students from India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and other countries in Asia. Duties include representing the University at events throughout the year, maintaining contact with prospective students throughout the admissions cycle, meeting with students and families, discussing financial aid, and staying abreast of regulations affecting international students and their ability to study in the United States. Some travel may be required both domestically and internationally.

A bachelor’s degree is required. Candidates in the Phoenix, Arizona, area will receive preference in the hiring process.

Interested candidates should submit cover letter, resumé, and the names and contact information for three professional references to Greg Ulland, Vice President for Enrollment Management, at gulland@uj.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown seeks a Head Men’s Soccer Coach. The Jimmie men’s soccer team currently competes in the NAIA as part of the Great Plains Athletic Conference. In 2024-25, we will be part of the NAIA competing in the Continental Athletic Conference, with the hopes of transitioning to NCAA Division II.  Competition in NCAA Division II would start in the fall of 2025. We are currently awaiting our final approval from the NCAA. 

Job Description: 

Essential duties and Responsibilities

§  Player Development – provide coaching skills to individuals and team. Focus on improving player skills, abilities, and performance. 

§  Recruitment – recruit high quality students and athletes that align with the university’s mission and values.

§  Team Management – strategize team operations, practices, game planning, travel, scheduling, etc.

§  Game Strategy – adapting to opponents and situations. Make critical decisions during competition. Maximize the team’s chances of success.

§  Supervision – all assistant coaches, graduate assistants, and volunteer coaches will be under the supervision of the head coach.

§  Leadership – excellent work ethic and motivational skills. Assists in the athletic department, supports the Jimmie family, and takes part in Jimmie athletic successes.

§  Community Engagement – engage in fundraising, alumni relations, and promote the men’s basketball program.

§  Communication – prominent level written, interpersonal, and oral communication skills.

§  Fundraising – collaborate with the athletic department to raise money for the program.

§  Compliance – understand and abide by the rules and regulations of the NAIA and NCAA.

§  Academics – monitor and facilitate academic progress of student-athletes.

§  Sportsmanship – maintain sportsmanship in relations with staff, players, officials, opponents, and spectators.

§  Administrative duties – work within the rules set forth by athletic administration, operational procedures, student handbooks, and facility handbooks.

§  Student-athlete well-being – work closely with the athletic training staff and team physician regarding the well-being of student-athletes.

§  Supports University of Jamestown Mission – our mission at the University of Jamestown is to create wholeness in students. We are a student-centered university dedicated to the development of wholeness in all members of our community.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Coaching experience.
  • Experience recruiting student athletes.
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Demonstrate Successful leadership experience.

Preferred Requirements

  • Master’s degree
  • 5+ years of collegiate coaching experience
  • Experience as a head coach

To apply, please send letter, resumé, and the names and contact information for three professional references to Austin Hieb, Athletic Director, austin.hieb@uj.edu. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown seeks a full-time groundsman/maintenance technician to join our Physical Plant staff.  Come to work in an exciting environment full of activity.  The successful applicant must be an organized self-starter, with the ability to work independently and supervise student employees.  Full time staff are eligible for full benefits including health, dental, disability, 401K, free tuition for yourself and dependents, paid leave vacation and sick, holidays off, and free admission to University of Jamestown events!

Primary Duties:

  • Maintain campus grounds to include – Mowing, trimming, edging, seeding, watering, weeding, spraying, landscaping, tree cutting, snow removal, garbage cleanup.
  • Performs service work, general maintenance, and custodial activities to include carpentry, painting, minor grounds keeping, facility repairs to building systems, electrical fixtures, small machines, and equipment.
  • Care of synthetic turf fields.
  • Care of inflatable bubble.
  • Event setups.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements Include:

  • Ability to communicate verbally, read, write, see and hear to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • Successfully pass a criminal history background check prior to employment.
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions.
  • Capable of moving or relocating items up to 80lbs.
  • Ability to perform functions such as kneeling, reaching, bending, lifting, and pulling.
  • Ability to operate and maintain – Skid steer or Toolcat and attached implements, Payloader, Plow truck, Lawn Mowers, Weed Trimmers, Chain Saws, etc.
  • Possess or could obtain commercial applicator license.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Ramone Gumke at ramone.gumke@uj.edu.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Overview:

Are you passionate about enhancing nursing education through innovative simulation and laboratory experiences? Join our team at the University of Jamestown—Fargo Nursing Campus as a Simulation Laboratory Coordinator, where you will play a vital role in providing leadership and support to our simulation and skills labs. We are seeking a dynamic, detail-oriented individual who thrives in a collaborative environment and is dedicated to meeting the needs of our nursing students and faculty.

Responsibilities:

– Collaborate with the team to develop and implement a strategic plan for integrating simulation and skills into the campus flow,

– Coordinate simulation lab use and schedules, ensuring compliance with industry standards and best practices,

– Facilitate simulation sessions and engage in skills practice and validation with students and faculty,

– Assist students, faculty, and lab/clinical instructors in utilizing simulation equipment and experiences across various levels of fidelity,

– Analyze data related to skills and simulation to identify trends and inform curriculum development,

– Supervise, oversee, and evaluate the work performance of work-study students, including assigning tasks, monitoring safety, and assisting in hiring and scheduling,

– Review, revise, and update policies, procedures, and protocols governing the simulation skills lab,

– Conduct remediation activities to support student retention, NCLEX success, and community partner satisfaction,

– Collaborate with the Site Director and/or the Executive Director of the School of Nursing and nursing faculty to develop an annual budget for simulation laboratory requirements and serve as a point of contact for vendors.

Additional Functions:

– Ensure all simulation equipment is functioning properly and safely for student use, coordinating repairs and updates as needed,

– Utilize audiovisual technology to provide recordings of nursing skills practice and demonstrations,

– Author and facilitate simulation scripts and interdisciplinary scenarios following best practices,

– Conduct moulage to create realistic nursing care scenarios,

– Inventory, order, and restock supplies for the simulation lab as needed,

– Serve in the role of Faculty, as directed by the Site Director or the Executive Director of the School of Nursing, following all the Responsibilities and Roles as defined in the Nursing Faculty Handbook under “Faculty.”

Qualifications:

– A minimum of a master’s degree from an accredited institution; if a master’s degree is in a discipline other than nursing, the faculty member must submit evidence of acceptable graduate-level coursework in nursing, which includes learning principles for adult education, nursing curriculum development, administration, and evaluation; a doctorate is preferred,

– Current, Unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the state of North Dakota, or able to attain,

– Minimum of 2 years of experience in nursing education or simulation coordination,

– Preferred experience with teaching nursing skills and simulation with underserved populations,

– Familiarity with the challenges and barriers faced by diverse student populations in nursing education,

– Certification in Healthcare Simulation preferred (e.g., CHSE),

– Strong organizational, leadership, and communication skills,

– Proficiency in audiovisual technology and simulation software,

– Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders in a dynamic environment,

– Commitment to promoting excellence in nursing education and serving underserved communities.

Application Process:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to Julie Smith, Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs, 6092 College Lane, Jamestown, ND, 58405. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to julie.smith@uj.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

About UJ:

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with physical locations in Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ, and an online division, UJ Accelerated. More information can be found at www.uj.edu. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Overview:

The University of Jamestown is expanding in Fargo and is seeking a highly organized and detail-oriented Administrative Assistant to provide essential support to our nursing, leadership, counseling, and behavioral health programs. This role is integral to the welcoming environment and efficient operation of our programs.

Responsibilities:

Office Management:

– Maintain a comprehensive inventory of office supplies, ensuring availability for faculty and staff,

– Maintain confidential files, such as student records, enrollment data, and admission applications in compliance with institutional and departmental policies,

– Manage electronic records of financial expenditures related to the programs, assisting with budget tracking and reporting,

– Handle incoming and outgoing mail, distributing correspondence promptly to relevant recipients,

– Serve as a primary point of contact for faculty and students, offering assistance and guidance as needed.

 

Support for Nursing Program Leadership and Faculty:

– Assist the team with programmatic and clinical scheduling,

– Assist in the ordering of lab and simulation supplies, as needed,

– Assist nursing faculty in nursing-specific software such as Castle Branch, ATI, and Microsoft Scheduling,

– Assist nursing faculty with the development and formatting of syllabi, ensuring alignment with program objectives and accreditation standards,

– Maintain all syllabi on the Nursing L-Drive for easy access and reference,

– Attend weekly Program/Site Team Meetings, recording accurate minutes and maintaining records on the L-Drive,

– Organize, track, and manage records of admission and clinical prerequisite requirements for students, faculty, and adjunct instructors facilitating compliance with program guidelines,

– Coordinate the collection and organization of data for the Annual Program/Site Self-Evaluation Plan (SEP) meeting, including updating the SEP with current data and recommendations,

– Assist in gathering necessary documents for national accreditation and state approval reports, ensuring adherence to regulatory requirements,

– Monitor student admission, progression, and retention metrics, compiling and analyzing data for reporting purposes,

– In collaboration with the Site Director and the Director of Institutional Effectiveness, update, distribute, and tabulate findings of course evaluations, faculty evaluations, alumni surveys, and assessment reports,

– Compile and format data for survey reports required by accrediting bodies such as the North Dakota Board of Nursing (NDBON), Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), and Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) facilitating timely submissions.

Qualifications:

– Previous administrative or project management experience in an educational setting,

– Preferred knowledge of FERPA, HIPPA, and OSHA regulations,

– Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and familiarity with or willing to learn Learning Management Systems (LMS) such as Canvas and other record management systems and scheduling platforms,

– Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks, as well as manage deadlines and frequent interruptions effectively,

– Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with a customer service-oriented and student-centered approach,

– Attention to detail, accuracy, and confidentiality in data management and record-keeping,

– Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment while also demonstrating initiative and autonomy.

Application Process:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to Julie Smith, Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs, 6092 College Lane, Jamestown, ND, 58405. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to julie.smith@uj.edu; please indicate the position being applied for in the email subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

About UJ:

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees with physical locations in Jamestown and Fargo, ND, and Phoenix, AZ, and an online division, UJ Accelerated. More information can be found at www.uj.edu. University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Graduate Assistant

The University of Jamestown (NAIA), located in Jamestown, ND, is seeking applications for two Sports Information Graduate Assistants.
A graduate assistant position at the University of Jamestown offers the successful applicant a path towards a professional career.

The successful candidate will assist the Sports Information Director in all facets of the sports information office. They will assist with game management, including in-game stat keeping using DakStats software, coordinating webcasts of home events using Production Truck/Wirecast software, and other game day duties as assigned.

They will assist the SID with website management, including game stories and sport program updates.  They will also promote University of Jamestown student-athletes and coaches across traditional and emerging media communication vehicles.  A successful candidate will be able to help with the design and layout of several publications, historical research and accurate archiving of athletic records, and building photographical databases.

The Graduate Assistant will serve as in-house sports information representative when the SID is on the road with UJ teams. The Graduate Assistant may be required to travel with teams on certain occasions.

Requirements include: a familiarity with college sports, strong grasp of English language and ability to write coherent press releases and sports stories, and the willingness to learn on the fly. The successful applicant must be available for the majority of fall, winter, and spring; including evenings and weekends.

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree and must be accepted into University of Jamestown graduate school. Applicants should have strong oral and written communication skills. Previous experience with Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, DakStats, and Microsoft Office software is a plus. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency with social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) to promote news and events accordingly.

UJ’s Master of Arts in Leadership program gives leaders ethical and practical leadership skills for organizations to thrive in the 21st century.

This position includes graduate tuition and meal plan.

To apply to graduate school at the University of Jamestown, visit https://my.uj.edu/ics/Admissions/Online_Forms.jnz

To apply for the position, send resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three references to:

 

Ryan Mikkelson

Sports Information Director

RMikkels@uj.edu

 

Application Deadline: Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education, leadership, and clinical counseling, and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

University of Jamestown is seeking applicants for the position of Women’s Soccer graduate assistant (GA) for a 2-year period, beginning August 1, 2023. Qualified applicants will assist in fostering a highly competitive and positive team culture where high-quality relationships with fellow coaches and student-athletes are emphasized. The GA will collaborate with the head coach to prepare practice plans and directly assist with strategic and personnel decisions.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Recruiting student-athletes, on and off field skill instruction, goalkeeper training, office duties, assist with daily practice plans, and other administration/operational duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Coaching experience is desired with the purpose of coaching as a career
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and willing to get a CDL.
  • Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into the University of Jamestown Graduate programs.
  • Great communication skills

This is a 2-year position determined by program of student. Compensation includes full tuition, free housing, and an on-campus meal plan.

Please send all cover letter, resume, and references to Nbecker@uj.edu.

Reports To: Sara Robinson, Director of Student Engagement: sara.robinson@uj.edu, 701-252-3467 ext 5442

Terms of Employment:

  • 20-30 hours per week; includes some evening/weekend hours
  • 2-year consecutive commitment. Start date on or before August 1st
  • Must maintain passing grades in enrolled Master of Arts in Leadership coursework

Compensation:

  • Full Graduate Tuition for the Masters of Arts in Leadership Program
  • On Campus Housing
  • Block 190 Meal Plan
  • Additional $5,000 annual compensation potential under the hiring and acceptance of Residence Life job duties

Student Engagement Team (SET):

  • Support student leaders on the SET team through facilitating weekly 1:1 and team meetings
  • Take lead role in managing SET’s social media pages
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of meaningful events and experiences for UJ students
  • Attend SET events and assist with set up and clean up.

Intramurals:

  • Build and facilitate registration process for all intramural sports.
  • Assist with set up, implementation, and tear down of intramural activities.
  • Provide leadership to Work Study students during intramural activities.

Student Senate:

  • Attend weekly Student Senate meetings.
  • Assist with Student Senate functions.

Welcome Weekend:

  • Assist with the planning and training of Welcome Weekend Leaders.
  • Be a consistent presence throughout all Welcome Weekend activities.

Student Engagement:

  • Maintain Lyngstad and Badal Nafus Student Center bulletin boards ensuring posters are appropriate and current.
  • Hold a minimum of 10 regularly scheduled office hours per week.
  • Contribute to the Student Affairs team and be available for departmental support as schedule allows.

Qualifications:

  • Must be accepted as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the UJ Leadership graduate program.
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
  • Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an ethical and professional manner.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Application Process and Deadline: To apply, email a current resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three (3) references to Sara Robinson at Sara.Robinson@uj.edu. Position will remain open until filled.

 

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education, leadership, and clinical counseling, and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

This position reports to the Director of Club Sports / Head Coach.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: recruiting, coaching, counseling, player development, monitoring academic progress, scouting, alumni events, fundraising events and other duties assigned by the head coach or club sports director.

Recruiting- includes travel, identification of potential student athletes, and phone calls to potential recruits. Will travel three to four times per year and depends on the recruiting class.

Coaching includes development in both clay target and archery, along with dynamic workouts to assist with simulated stress, and hand eye coordination. Traveling to all competitions and dealing with day-to-day events.

Office duties include setting up contests, hotel booking, putting travel itineraries together, and managing equipment duties.

Additional duties include intramural supervision, social media publications, and club sport promotion.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into, and continued academic success in, the University of Jamestown Graduate programs.
  • Great communication skills
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
  • Demonstrate ability to be to conduct oneself in an ethical and professional manner.

This is a 2-year position determined by program of student. Compensation includes full tuition, free housing, and an on-campus meal plan.

Please send all resume, cover letter, and job references to John.Mazur@uj.edu.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education, leadership, and clinical counseling, and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Reports To: Gabe Martinez, Director of Residence Life and Public Safety, Gabriel.martinez@uj.edu,
701-252-3467 ext 5002

Terms of Employment:
– 20-30 hours per week; includes some evening/weekend hours.
– 2-year consecutive commitment. Start date on or before August 1st
– Must maintain passing grades in enrolled Master of Arts in Leadership coursework.
– Must be a Resident Director for an on-campus Residence Hall

Compensation:
– Full Graduate Tuition for the Master of Arts in Leadership Program
– On Campus Housing
– Meal Plan Selection from one of 4 meal plans oƯered by the University of Jamestown
– $5,000 annual stipend
– Shared oƯice space with Student Engagement Graduate Assistant

Residence Life Graduate Assistant:
UJ Residence Life fosters engaging communities where students have the opportunity to live, learn,
and thrive. We foster these communities by challenging students to look inward, outward, beyond,
and forward. The main responsibility of the Residence Life graduate assistance is enhancing
internal and external communication in the Residence Life OƯice. This is done by executing and
enhancing the Residence Life communication model, to include social media marketing. In
addition, the graduate assistant assists the Director, Associate Director, and other Graduate and
Undergraduate staƯ in executing this mission. This is done by providing phone support to
prospective and current students, answering general email inquiries, tracking, and managing
occupancy, completing day-to-day tasks, distributing student identification cards, planning, and
coordination, and more. Please note that this position requires a minimum of 20 oƯice hours per
week.

Resident Director:
The Residence Life Graduate Assistant is required to be a Resident Director in an open residence
hall or series of residence halls, given the position. The resident Director supervises the
undergraduate Resident Assistants and is responsible for their leadership development, with the
guidance of the Director and Associate Director. The Resident Director position is also responsible
for the general health and safety along with the day-to-day operations of the building they have
been assigned to. This position is a live on position.

Qualifications:
– Must be accepted as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the UJ Leadership graduate
program.
– Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
– Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an
ethical and professional manner.
– Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Application Process and Deadline: To apply, email a current resume, cover letter, and the names
and contact information of three (3) references to Gabe Martinez at Gabriel.martinez@uj.edu
Position will remain open until filled.
Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University
of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees as well as master’s degrees in education, leadership, and
clinical counseling, and a Fargo-based Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The University of
Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

The University of Jamestown seeks a Graduate Assistant Coach for the Women’s & Men’s Golf programs beginning in the Fall of 2024.  The candidate must have strong communication and organizational skills along with the ability to show mature and responsible leadership and work well in a team environment.

 Qualifications

  • Must be accepted as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the UJ Master of Arts in Leadership graduate program including having completed a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
  • Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an ethical and professional manner.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Golf experience as a collegiate student-athlete and/or experience coaching, working in the golf industry, or with the Rules of golf.
  • Ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license endorsement to assist with team travel.

 Duties Include

  • Practice: Assist in organization, scheduling, and running practices.
  • Communication: Manage team social media and external communication.
  • Recruiting: Identify and communicate with prospects, travel to competitions, conduct campus visits.
  • Fundraising: Assist in team events to grow knowledge of, and support for, the program.
  • Coaching: Assist with individual and team practices, competitions, and the opportunity to travel serving as the lead coach at times.
  • Other duties include assisting with scheduling, facility management, academic support, strength and conditioning, and more.

Terms of Employment

  • Two-year consecutive commitment running August 1 – May 31 of 2024 & 2025.
  • Must maintain passing grades in enrolled Master of Arts in Leadership coursework.

Compensation

  • Full graduate tuition for the Master of Arts in Leadership program.
  • On-Campus housing.
  • Meal plan selection from one of four meal plans offerings.
  • Team/Coaching uniforms.

Please send resume, cover letter, and references to Dustin.Jensen@uj.edu.

The University of Jamestown currently competes in the NAIA as a part of the Great Plains Athletic Conference and will compete in the Star Athletic Association in 2024-2025.  Jimmie Athletics is in the process of transitioning to NCAA DII and competing in the North Sun Intercollegiate Conference.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees at the undergraduate level, master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling, and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Terms of Employment:

  • Online/remote position
  • 20 hours per week
  • 2-year consecutive commitment. Start date on or before May 1st
  • Must maintain passing grades in enrolled graduate coursework
  • Compensation: Full tuition for a UJ graduate program
  • Must enroll in an eligible UJ graduate program. Doctoral programs and the Master of Science in Clinical Counseling program are not eligible for this assistantship.

Position Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will assist the Director of Institutional Effectiveness with institutional activities related to assessment, accreditation, data analysis, and reporting. These tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining institutional assessment software
  • Exporting assessment data and formatting reports
  • Coordinating assessment day activities
  • Organizing assessment records
  • Promoting assessment activities such as institutional surveys
  • Supporting continuous improvement efforts across the university
  • Other clerical duties as needed

Qualifications:

  • Must be accepted as a full-time, degree-seeking student in a UJ graduate program
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown
  • Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an ethical and professional manner
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills (including Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat)
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

Application Process and Deadline: To apply, email a current resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three (3) references to Anna Munns Engdahl at AMunns@uj.edu. Position will remain open until filled.

 

 

 

The University of Jamestown seeks a Graduate Assistant Coach for the Men’s Wrestling program beginning in the Fall of 2024.  The candidate must have strong communication and organizational skills along with the ability to show mature and responsible leadership and work well in a team environment.

 Qualifications

  • Must be accepted as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the UJ Master of Arts in Leadership graduate program including having completed a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission of the University of Jamestown.
  • Demonstrate ability to be self-motivated, self-reflective, and to conduct oneself in an ethical and professional manner.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Wrestling experience as a collegiate student-athlete and/or experience coaching is preferred.
  • Ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license endorsement to assist with team travel.

 Duties Include

  • Practice: Assist in organization, scheduling, and running practices.
  • Communication: Manage team social media and external communication.
  • Recruiting: Identify and communicate with prospects, travel to competitions, conduct campus visits.
  • Fundraising: Assist in team events to grow knowledge of, and support for, the program.
  • Coaching: Assist with individual and team practices, competitions, and team functions.
  • Other duties include assisting with scheduling, academic support, strength and conditioning, and more.

Terms of Employment

  • Two-year consecutive commitment running August 1 – May 31 of 2024 & 2025.
  • Must maintain passing grades in enrolled Master of Arts in Leadership coursework.

Compensation

  • Full graduate tuition for the Master of Arts in Leadership program.
  • On-Campus housing.
  • Meal plan selection from one of four meal plans offerings.
  • Team/Coaching uniforms.

Please send resume, cover letter, and references to james.zalesky@uj.edu.

The University of Jamestown currently competes in the NAIA as a part of the Great Plains Athletic Conference and the wrestling team will compete in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference in 2024-2025.  Jimmie Athletics is in the process of transitioning to NCAA DII and competing in the North Sun Intercollegiate Conference.

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian Church, the University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees at the undergraduate level, master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling, and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

Who to contact

Have a question about a position or want to learn more about working at UJ? Please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Becky Knodel

  • Director of Human Resources and Compliance