Staff Openings

Dean of Education and Exercise Science
Vice President for University Development & Alumni Engagement
PT Campus Security Officer
Videographer/Social Media Specialist

Faculty Openings

Faculty Position in Management
Instructor of Business
PT- Curriculum Design

Adjunct Faculty Openings

Adjuncts for Online Course Development and Instruction
Elementary Science Instructors- Council Bluffs
English and History- Mason City
Instructors- Denison
Instructors- Fort Dodge
Instructors- Iowa Lakes Region
Instructors- LeMars
Math Instructors- Council Bluffs
Science Instructors- Mason City
Sociology and Elementary PE & Health - Ottumwa
University Supervisor- Denison/Fort Dodge
University Supervisor- Mason City
University Supervisor- Storm Lake
University Supervisors - Council Bluffs
University Supervisors – Creston
University Supervisors – Lakes Region
University Supervisors- Ottumwa

BVU Student Job Openings

There are currently no open student employment positions.

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