Working at Finlandia University is both a calling and an incredible opportunity to make a difference. We offer a competitive benefits package, empowering atmosphere and our location is Pure Michigan beautiful.
Faculty Employment Opportunities
The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Instructor will teach program specific courses to prepare students to sit for the national exam for PTA licensure and practice as a physical therapist assistant in the profession of physical therapy. The PTA Instructor will also advise both PTA program majors and pre-physical therapy students, assisting them with planning and scheduling of classes. The PTA Instructor will also serve on university committees and participate in other volunteer activities.Read More: Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor
Position Summary: Finlandia University’s Suomi College of Arts and Sciences is seeking adjunct instructors for the following disciplines:
Anatomy & Physiology
Political Science/American Government
The Assistant/Associate Professor of Management will teach courses in the Healthcare Management major plus other core business courses as assigned by the ISB Dean. The Assistant/Associate Professor of Management will advise Healthcare Management and other business majors and be responsible for growth of the Healthcare Management major.Read More: Assistant/Associate Professor of Management, Healthcare Management
The Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing will teach marketing and business courses including principles of marketing and upper-level marketing courses, plus other business courses as assigned by the ISB Dean. The Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing will advise marketing and other business majors and be responsible for enrollment growth of the marketing major.Read More: Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing
An Assistant Professor in Nursing is primarily responsible for the teaching and supervision of junior-level nursing students in the classroom and clinical settings. Teaching responsibilities include the development and delivery of a courses in the areas of Maternal-Child, Medical-Surgical Nursing, and Acute/Urgent Care Nursing (extends into summer session).Read More: Assistant Professor in Nursing
Staff Employment Opportunities
The Security Officer is responsible for ensuring that the Finlandia University Campus is a safe and secure environment. The Officer will be responsible for a variety of functions, including but not limited to, patrolling and securing campus facilities, issuing ID’s and parking permits, enforcing parking policies, reporting incidents and maintaining access to facilities and grounds.Read More: PT Security Officer
Responsible for a variety of tasks including, but not limited to serving meals to
the Finlandia campus, salad preparation, dishwashing, and clean-up of the dining and kitchen
Under the direction of the Director of Facilities, the Housekeeper is responsible for cleaning duties in university buildings and facilities. The Housekeeper has moderate contact with university employees and students while performing cleaning duties. This is a regular, full-time, bargaining unit position with a work schedule of 40 hours per week including weekends.Read More: Housekeeper
Finlandia is seeking an ambitious and energetic professional in higher education fundraising. The Director will report and partner with the President to implement Finlandia’s fundraising strategies and to achieve yearly goals. Qualities and competencies expected include an informed and matured enthusiasm for the vision and mission of Finlandia, exceptional drive and energy, ease with gift solicitation, a persistently collaborative orientation in all planning, and superior interpersonal skills.Read More: Director of Advancement and Major Gifts
The cook is responsible for preparing and serving meals for students, faculty, staff and guests of the University. The cook may regularly be involved in the delivery, set-up and clean-up of catered events on and off campus. This is a regular full-time position with a work schedule of 40 hours per week including weekends.Read More: Cook – Temporary Full-Time
The Head Coach will be responsible for recruiting qualified students for a competitive varsity Esports program, scheduling and coaching intercollegiate games, and scheduling practice preparation. The Head Coach should foster student personal growth and development, as well as academic and athletic achievement. The Head Coach is viewed as a mentor and advocate of equity and diversity within the Athletic Department.Read More: Head Coach, Esports
Finlandia University is recruiting a Director of Marketing and Communications to direct the development, management and deployment of institutional marketing and communications efforts. The director will lead, motivate, supervise and evaluate a team of talented marketing and communications professionals, and work collaboratively with individuals and organizations across campus to achieve short- and long-term goals tied to student, academic and operational success.Read More: Director of Marketing & Communications
The Assistant Dean provides direct supervision to the Coordinator of Campus Housing and the Campus Security Manager and general supervision to a team of hourly and student employees. This position oversees the day-to-day operations of the Department of Residence Life, including housing contracts, room assignments and changes, cancellations, withdrawals, fee assessments, housing exemptions, and the training and selection processes for resident assistants (RAs).Read More: Assistant Dean of Students for Residence Life & Campus Safety
The Coordinator of Residence Life is a full-time position in Student Life with oversight for housing management, residence life programs, staffing, and community development. This position will provide essential leadership for Finlandia University and support its efforts to develop a campus culture that is safe, welcoming, and respectful.Read More: Coordinator of Residence Life
A Resident Assistant (RA) is responsible for the overall care, safety, and well-being of all participants in the summer program, with special attention to those students assigned to your core group. An RA’s work week will typically, be Monday –Thursday 3:30 -11:30 pm, Friday 9:30 am – 3:30 pm, with an additional hour from 7 am – 8 am on three Mondays to disseminate keys to your core group.Read More: Resident Assistant, Summer Program – TRIO Upward Bound
An Overnight Assistant (OA) is responsible for the overall care, safety, and well-being of all participants in the summer program. The OA will be on overnight duty, generally four nights per week Monday – Thursday, from 10:50 p.m. - 8:20 a.m., along with another OA.Read More: Overnight Assistant, Summer Program – TRIO Upward Bound
Reporting to the President, the director serves two primary roles: 1) as key representative of the Finnish American Heritage Center (FAHC) and Finlandia University to its Finnish American, Finnish, and Finnish Canadian constituents; and 2) as passionate and visionary leader of Finlandia University’s Finnish American Heritage Center.Read More: Director of the Finlandia University Finnish American Heritage Center (FAHC)
Human Resources Forms and Links
- Faculty Handbook
- Employment Application
- Equal Opportunity, Harassment and Nondiscrimination Policy
Finlandia University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex/gender, age, disability, religion, veteran status, familial status, height, weight, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable law in admissions, employment, athletics, programs, and activities. Joe Koepel (contact information below) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or gender equity concerns.
As a learning community Finlandia University recognizes and affirms the dignity and worth of all people and cultures. We will strive to provide an institutional climate that does not perpetuate or tolerate forms of discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, developing and retaining a qualified and diverse faculty, staff and student body.
Finlandia University participates in the federal E-Verify system. Individuals hired into positions must have their identity and work eligibility confirmed by the E-Verify system. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.
Human Resources Staff