Prospective employees of Williams Baptist University are invited to apply for positions as they are announced by the college. WBU does not accept unsolicited resumes.

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

1. Attach a copy of your curriculum vita.

2. If not included in your vita, attach additional statements that provide the following information:

A) Education (degrees and licenses). Official transcripts will be required upon hire. B) Previous employment history. C) Publications and Presentations. D)Professional Memberships E)Honors and/or Awards.

3. Attach statements that address the following (no more than 800 words):

A) Briefly summarize the development of your personal Christian faith and commitment. In what ways does your faith affect your personal and professional lives? B) Describe your philosophy of Christian higher education.

4. Provide names, positions, addresses, and telephone numbers for three references who can comment on your career and character.

CHURCH MEMBERSHIP AND ACTIVITIES

WBU REFERENCES

WILLIAMS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY IS AN ALCOHOL, DRUG AND TOBACCO FREE CAMPUS

AGREEMENT STATEMENT: The University, in considering my application for employment, may verify the information set forth in this application and obtain additional information relating to my background. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application. I certify that the information on this application is correct and I understand that any misrepresentation or omission of any information will result in my disqualification from consideration for employment, or, if employed, my dismissal. I understand that this application is not contract, offer, or promise of employment and that if hired I will work within the guidelines of the administrative policies and contractual obligations. Furthermore, I have read, understand and agree to the Mission Statement, Vision Statement, Purpose Statements, and Institutional Academic Goals as listed in this application. If employed, I pledge to continue to support the Mission Statement, Vision Statmenet, Purpose Statements, and Institutional Academic Goals.

Typed name is equivalent to hand signature.

MISSION STATEMENT:

"To provide an excellent, holistically Christian, liberal arts education, while compassionately shaping students' lives."

VISION STATEMENT:

"To produce exceptional graduates prepared to engage local and global cultures through a Christ-centered worldview."

INSTITUTIONAL ACADEMIC GOALS:

To produce students who demonstrate an understanding of the Judeo-Christian heritage and Christian worldview. To produce students who demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively across the curriculum. To produce students who demonstrate the ability to reflect critically upon the world, the environment, society, and self. To produce students who demonstrate the ability to apply the principles of scientific method to become more effective problem solvers. To produce students who demonstrate an appreciation for a healthy lifestyle that will promote lifelong health and fitness. To produce students who demonstrate a competence in at least one particular body of knowledge.

PURPOSE STATEMENTS:

To provide opportunities to profess, practice, and strengthen one's faith and to encounter Biblical values. To provide a caring campus community with opportunities for service to others, leadership, preparation, and wholesome recreation. To provide and assess programs of liberal arts, professional studies, and lifelong learning for a diversified traditional and non-traditional student body. To provide an organization responsive to the needs of students, personnel, programs, and facilities, with commitment to planning and leadership. To provide an aesthetically pleasing campus glorifying to God's creation. To provide and execute a plan which secures adequate resources to sustain and advance the institution. To provide a positive image of the quality programs, faculty, students, staff, and graduates of the university. To provide and maintain serviceable facilities which sustain the mission of the university. To provide a technologically sophisticated infrastructure which supports academic, student, and administrative services. To provide cultural experiences, thought-provoking events, and educational enrichment for the campus community and the community at large. To provide a healthy athletic atmosphere which engages the team members, the campus community, and the community at large. To provide desirable housing for students and faculty.