Skip to Navigation | Skip to Content

Open Faculty Positions at Calvin College

Calvin College, one of the largest Christian colleges in North America, is internationally recognized as a center of faith-anchored liberal arts teaching and scholarship.

Full-time openings

(Any applications for full-time positions should be sent to the chair of the respective academic department.)

Biology Department

General Biology (Animal Physiology)- tenure-track position


Engineering Department

Chemical / Mechanical Engineering - tenure-track position


Nursing Department

Adult Nursing - tenure-track position

Community Health Nursing - tenure-track position

Maternal-Newborn Nursing - tenure-track position

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing - tenure-track position



Adjunct openings

(Any questions regarding adjunct openings can be directed to the chair of the appropriate academic department.)

Engineering Department

General Engineering Instructor - adjunct position


Other positions

For support staff and administrative openings, please consult the Human Resources Office.

Campus security and personal safety

Calvin College is committed to assisting all members of the Calvin community in providing for their own safety and security. The annual Clery security and fire safety compliance document is available on the Campus Safety wesite at

If you would like to receive a paper copy of the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can stop by the Calvin College Campus Safety Department in the Mail and Print Sevices Building at 3230 Lake Drive SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, or you can request a copy to be mailed to you by calling (616) 526-6751.

The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as crime prevention, fire safety, college security law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures, and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus.

Full-time faculty application

Download the faculty application

Please note that in order to read the application, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader or another program that can read pdf files.

About Calvin

Calvin College seeks faculty members who affirm the Christian faith as expressed by the Reformed confessions and who have academic and personal qualifications for teaching and scholarship.

Calvin is building a tradition of diversity and accessibility and welcomes applications from persons whose personal characteristics will further that commitment. Calvin does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age.

Calvin College is an educational agency of the Christian Reformed Church and, in compliance with Title VII and other applicable law, reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion.

Faculty Membership Requirements

Persons interested in applying or who wish to make nominations should correspond with the Provost’s Office or the respective department chair.

Contact us

Office of the Provost
William Spoelhof Center
1820 Knollcrest Circle SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4450 USA