The Piedmont International University Department of Marketing & Communications is seeking an innovative, self-motivated Webmaster. Piedmont International University is a 75-year-old Christian University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Piedmont is the largest biblical university in the state, as well as the fastest growing biblical university in the nation.

This position is responsible for the back-end development and maintenance of our website. An active member of the web developing community, this individual understands various platforms (Blackbaud, Wordpress, and Drupal), and is committed to the success of the PIU CMS environment. This position is accountable for making the website easy to use as well as attractive and secure. In this role, the ideal candidate will be detailed-oriented as well as an excellent communicator. Balancing a creative eye with an analytical mind is essential. Ultimately, this candidate will ensure the functionality and efficiency of web infrastructure. Essential to the successful candidate is a positive attitude and the desire to use personal initiative to get tasks completed quickly and correctly. This position will report to the Director of Marketing and Communication.


  • Help select a new partner in website development for a brand-new website.
  • Oversee the CMS back-end development, maintenance, and development of new features and functionality.
  • Establish and guide the Piedmont website architecture.
  • Ensure high-performance and SEO.
  • Maintain all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Work collaboratively with the Marketing and Communication team and the Piedmont family to ensure an effective, visually appealing, prospective student-focused, and intuitive implementation.
  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • A believer and living a vibrant faith
  • Experience with Google Analytics, campaign management, and tagging
  • Knowledge of web analytics and SEO
  • Familiarity with web standards (W3G)
  • Working knowledge of website management tools
  • Proficient in HTML/CSS, XML; knowledge of SQL and Javascript
  • Knowledge of PHP, PHP files and theme functions, and ASP
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical abilities
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to generate creative ideas
  • Attention to detail and outstanding organizational skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Design or a related field from a regionally accredited institution is preferred


This is a full-time staff position with all the benefits accordingly.


Salary Range: $40,000-50,000

Please send a cover letter describing your fit for our position, a current resume, and three professional references (one must be a supervisor) to Devin Purgason at purgasond@piedmontu.edu. Please include “Webmaster” in the subject line.


Professor of Music (Worship Leadership)


Piedmont International University, a Christian Institution located in Winston-Salem, NC, is seeking a full time Professor of Music with an emphasis in Worship Leadership. The position may be considered as the Worship Leader for Salem Baptist Church located across the street from PIU.

Requirements and Expectations

  • Candidate should have the following:
  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in Worship Arts or similar major
  • Testimony of salvation and call to the music ministry
  • Be completely agreeable to the doctrinal beliefs, mission statement, and points of conviction
  • Minimum of 5 years serving as Worship Pastor
  • Working knowledge of technology, sound equipment, TV cameras for Live Streaming, lighting, and graphics
  • Teach courses related to worship leading and other church music courses such as Church Music Organization and Administration, etc.
  • Teach upper levels of Music Theory and Aural Skills.
  • Organize, rehearse, and prepare the Chapel Band (Instrumentalists and vocalists)
  • Teach song writing techniques
  • Teach in the performing area as needed
  • Be able to sing well and exhibit the necessary stage deportment for a worship leader
  • Have some working ability for playing the piano
  • Be able to compose and arrange for choral and instrumental ensembles
  • Excellent skills in planning worship services using current technology such as Service Planner
  • Knowledge of legal implications of copyright laws, CCL license

Please send inquiry or curriculum vitae to:

Ron Smith, DMA
Dean | Professor
School of Arts & Sciences
Piedmont International University
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Office: 336. 714. 7983


Seminary Professor 

Temple Baptist Seminary of Piedmont International University has a vacancy for a full-time faculty position in the masters and doctoral programs starting summer 2019.  The candidate must meet the following qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. or Th.D. degree in Old Testament and Hebrew from a regionally accredited seminary.
  • Full-agreement with the PIU doctrinal statement, points of conviction, and theological hiring grid
  • Salvation testimony
  • Local church ministry involvement
  • Agreement with the philosophy and vision of the University
  • Record of publications and accomplishment in advanced research
  • Successful teaching record on the graduate or doctoral level
  • Competence in online teaching

Please send inquiry or curriculum vitae to:

Barkev S. Trachian, Ph.D.
Vice President
Temple Baptist Seminary
Piedmont International University
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Office: 336. 714. 7910
Cell: 336. 473. 1813


Larry Tyler, Ph.D.
Bowman School of Bible and Theology
Temple Baptist Seminary
Piedmont International University
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Office: 336. 714. 7989
Cell: 336. 671. 4542


Assistant Director of Enrollment Services - Recruitment


Piedmont International University, a 75-year-old Christian school in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, seeks a highly energetic, positively charged person to fill a new staff role at the university. As the largest bible university in North Carolina and the fastest growing in the U.S., Piedmont has opened a new position in Enrollment Services directed toward Marketing, Communications, and Recruitment for its new Patterson School of Business.


This exciting opportunity will be filled by a motivated believer who desires a vital role with a family grounded in a Culture of Faith. The position reports directly to the new Dean of Enrollment and partners with the new Dean of the School of Business (currently under a national search). Leading the university’s recruitment efforts for the new school, this position will make daily contacts and be responsible for sales, promotions, communications, and marketing efforts to build the school. With a dynamic enrollment team in place and record-setting enrollment recorded, PIU sits poised as an “emerging institution” of prominence in the region.

Job Responsibilities and Expectations:

  • Performance and goal driven

  • Know and stay current with the various facets of PIU in the areas of academics, athletics, and financial aid needed for effective recruitment

  • Travel to represent PIU and recruit for all respective programs as needed

  • Assist with setting up mass communication plans to optimize lead nurturing and maximize conversion

  • Assist with planning and carrying out on-campus events to build relationships and expand recruiting pools.

  • Enter information into the recruitment data system and ensure timely follow-up

  • Connect marketing efforts and social media presence to lead generation

  • Work with the Enrollment Services team to ensure excellent service from initial contact through acceptance into the university

  • Work with Enrollment Services team to constantly evaluate and update recruiting practices

  • Maintain PIU’s current network of lead sources and connections as well as expand it

  • Partner with faculty and staff for recruitment and retention activities


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Sales or Marketing experience

  • Familiarity and comfort with computer systems including CRM or SIS systems

  • Passion for service and working with people

  • A “team player” but self-motivated

  • Desire to learn “best practices” in the field

Application Process:


Send a cover letter addressing the job responsibilities and institutional “fit”, resume, and three references to Chris Dunn at dunnm@piedmontu.edu


Important Note:

This full-time staff position offers full university staff benefits plus the opportunity for professional development, travel, networking opportunities, and upward mobility. Under the direction of the Dean, this position has direct contact and communication with the National Marketing firms contracted to assist the university with building the interest and contacts for each university school. 2019 graduates are encouraged to apply to this entry-level position. Salary range: $26-32,000. Search open until filled.




Systems Administrator

Reports to:   Exec. Dir. of Information Tech.
Department:  Technology                                        

Minimum Qualifications:

Four years of Information Technology experience
Familiarity with Microsoft Active Directory networks
Familiarity with Apple OS a plus but not required

Principal Function

To manage and maintain Piedmont International University’s computer resources and network under the direction of the Executive Director of Information Technology.

General Responsibilities

  1. Installs, configures, and maintains personal computers
  2. Ensure that critical systems are regularly archived
  3. Troubleshoots networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct    malfunctions and other operational difficulties
  4. Maintain the security and integrity of the PIU data network
  5. Maintain the PIU wireless network
  6. Troubleshoots and maintains the PIU telephone system      

Specific Responsibilities

  1. Administers a medium to large network of student supplied workstations and administrative PCs on a local area network, utilizing one or more TCP/IP or non-TCP/IP networking protocols
  2. Installs, configures, and maintains personal computers, file servers, Ethernet networks, network cabling, and other related equipment, devices, and systems; adds or upgrades and configures workstations, printers, and related equipment
  3. Troubleshoots networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct malfunctions and other operational difficulties
  4. Ensure that public computers are maintained and in good working condition
  5. Ensure that all college-owned printers are kept in good working order, including replacing toner cartridges as needed
  6. Perform light network maintenance as necessary
  7. Ensure that classroom overhead projectors are in good working order, ordering and replacing bulbs as necessary
  8. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Please submit curriculum vita with cover letter and letters of reference to sniderr@piedmontu.edu. Your vita should include your current telephone number and email address. Piedmont International University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, disability, or national origin. However, as a Christian organization, PIU employs those who have trusted Jesus Christ as their personal Savior and are in essential agreement with Piedmont’s Statement of Faith and Points of Conviction.



Adjunct Professor of Mathematics

The School of Arts and Sciences is seeking to fill an Adjunct Professor of Mathematics to teach the undergraduate course Survey of Mathematics. This individual must be able to:

  • Teaching in a biblically-based environment
  • Teach online, traditional, and integrated classrooms
  • Have Master’s degree in math or 18 graduate level credits in math

Interested applicants should submit a Curriculum Vita and Statement of Faith to Dr. Ron Smith, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at smithr@piedmontu.edu


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