Sinte Gleska University

Sinte Gleska University (SGU) is one of the preeminent tribal colleges in the nation.  SGU offers certificate progams, AA degrees, Bachelors and Masters degrees.  SGU is in its 52nd year of operating as an institution of post-secondary education, serving the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in south-central South Dakota. Sinte Gleska is one of the oldest tribal colleges in the nation, and was the first tribal college to offer the Bachelors and Masters degrees. SGU is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and has teacher education programs and nursing programs that are credentialed by state boards.  Within the last 2 years, the college has become approved for distance education.  The mission of Sinte Gleska University is:

Sinte Gleska University strives to build a healthy tribal nation and sustain cultural identity by developing critical-minded lifelong learners who promote dialogue and analysis, value diversity and provide leadership.

May 17, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   Prepare and teach English, speech, and/or other literature/writing courses. All full-time faculty members have a responsibility to actively participate in an institution of higher learning to benefit and engage with students and colleagues in realizing the mission of Sinte Gleska University. This participation manifests in scholarship, service, and teaching.   Duties & Responsibilities: 1. Prepare and teach a minimum of 30 credit hours per contract year in faculty field of interest. 2.      Classroom design, preparation, instruction, supervision, and other associated responsibilities, both in-person and in an online virtual classroom setting. 3. Assessment of student performance, including the preparation, administration, grading, and evaluation of tests, papers, and examinations and the reporting of grades. 4.      Maintain 15 office hours per semester. 5.    Advise students and participate in the registration...
May 17, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
The Great Plains Art Institute Mission Statement:   We provide the opportunity for intense study of both mainstream and Native American art in order to prepare those who aspire to produce art on the Rosebud or elsewhere. With a foundation in history, criticism, theory, and practice, the program is committed to teaching from a bi-cultural viewpoint, promoting the study of Lakota aesthetics, incorporating elders’ teachings, and engaging the community. About:   The Great Plains Art Institute at Sinte Gleska University offers an AA and BA degree in Studio Art with art courses comparable to state universities, but with the addition of Lakota influences and values. The student body is composed of tribal members and other individuals living on the reservation and its surrounding area. SGU is a fully accredited university by the Higher Learning Commission and is chartered by the Rosebud Sioux Tribe. Job Summary: The responsibilities of this...
Mar 01, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Sinte Gleska University is seeking a new and dynamic itancan (leader) to lead the institution into the future.  Sinte Gleska University is one of the oldest Tribal Colleges in the United States.  The University was the first to be accredited to offer graduate degrees and has taken a lead role in founding the American Indian Higher Education Consortium and the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium. Importantly, the University plays a pivotal role in the lives and future of the people of the Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation. Sinte Gleska provides a range of degree offerings to our students.  For example, the university has an active licensed practical nursing program, carpentry programs and offers degrees in education, business and human services at the bachelor’s level.  Graduate programs currently include Educational Administration and Curriculum and Instruction.  The University works with Tribal programs, school districts and communities to identify needs and...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   All full-time faculty members have a responsibility to actively participate in an institution of higher learning to benefit and engage with students and colleagues in realizing the mission of Sinte Gleska University. This participation manifests in scholarship, service, and teaching.   Duties & Responsibilities: 1. Prepare and teach a minimum of 30 credit hours per contract year in faculty field of interest. 2.      Classroom design, preparation, instruction, supervision, and other associated responsibilities, both in-person and in an online virtual classroom setting. 3.  Assessment of student performance, including the preparation, administration, grading, and evaluation of tests, papers, and examinations and the reporting of grades. 4.      Maintain 15 office hours per semester. 5.    Advise students and participate in the registration process as assigned . Conferences with, and academic advisement of,...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   The Instructor will teach in an accelerated, short-term training program designed in conjunction with the university’s NASA project. Advanced Manufacturing is a component of the Building Trades Program. Students in this program will design and manufacture a 3D-printed cement structure. The responsibilities include on-going curriculum development, delivering instruction, and advising students. Program topics will include general instruction on additive manufacturing processes, additive manufacturing safety best practices, application, and hands-on training.   Duties & Responsibilities: Ø  Instruct a minimum of 3 classes leading to a stackable certificate in Additive Manufacturing. Ø  Manage lab: organize, maintain, and keep labs updated and secure; ensure safety of students and other  Ø  faculty/student assistants. Ø  Assist students in accessing university and community resources that aid retention. Ø...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   The overall position will provide instructional duties for the Lakota Studies Department in support of the Faculty & Staff, Students, SGU campus-wide departments & facilities, general public, and outside agencies & other educational institutions including Tribal College & Universities.   Duties & Responsibilities: Key Criteria: knowledge of a computer system and computer programs for on line instruction and communication with students, faculty, and staff. Online teaching/instruction: ability to create a classroom per SGU’s recommendations, upload assignments, quizzes, tests/examinations, and course information for students. Meet students in an online virtual classroom setting. Respect and adhere to other departmental/college/ internet service provider’s acceptable use policies. Respect copyright and intellectual-property rights of the University. Respect University property. Involvement and...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   The Web Developer shall be responsible to administrate, maintain and develop the various online media platforms for Sinte Gleska University, including the several SGU website(s), Social Media account(s). In addition, oversee immediate and long-term implementations of the SGU publishing brand. The Web Developer works closely with the Director of Media, staff and freelance Graphic Designers and members of the Production team to carry out the responsibilities and tasks.   Duties & Responsibilities:   SGU Website(s):   Maintain up-to-date, accurate information, targeted to first-time visitors, while also serving as a resource to students, staff, and community members on all current SGU websites. Continually evaluate and assess online media presence. Redevelop aspects of the website as needed. Create websites when agreed upon with the Media Director, Vice President of Student Services, and/or SGU President. Social Media:...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary: This position oversees the Business/Finance Office, Human Resource Office and Four (4) lead administrative positions: Director of Development, Vice President of Nation Building, Academic Vice President and Vice President of Facilities.   Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   Focus to be in 4 key areas:   Ø  Business/Finance Office oversight Ø  Academic Departments Ø  Oversee External Accreditation Ø  General operations, including implementing SGU strategic plan initiatives, direct involvement in SGU personnel grievance process, assist President in budgeting and contracting development .   Specificially, o   Supervise Chief Financial Officer, including budget development, monitoring and auditing.  Assure audit findings are addressed. o   Oversee Academic Vice President to assure accreditation requirements, faculty/staff development, growth in SGU course offerings and long-term...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary: Responsible for leading, coordinating, and managing the nursing program. This includes overseeing the academic, administrative, and clinical aspects of the nursing program, ensuring compliance with accreditation standards, developing and implementing curriculum, managing faculty and staff, and fostering a positive learning environment for nursing students. Duties and Responsibilities : Developing, implementing, evaluating and updating the purpose, philosophy, objectives and organizational framework of the Nursing program. Design and implementing the curriculum. Evaluating the curriculum using a written plan. Developing, evaluating, and revising student admission, progression, retention, and graduation policies within the framework of SGU policies. Participating in academic advising and guidance of students. Providing students theoretical instruction and clinical or practicum experiences. Clinical and practicum time will not exceed 10% of time. Clinical,...
Feb 26, 2024
Full time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Sumary: Faculty member prepares, teaches Culinary Arts curriculum and evaluates assigned instructional courses (classroom and lab). Uses various teaching strategies, learning styles, and delivery methods. Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Develop and implement curriculum to teach skills required in Culinary Arts program degrees. Maintains curriculum standards for all courses related to the program. Collaborate in planning process for modifications in curriculum in conjunction with the IOT Department Chair/Project Director. 2. Provide group and individual instruction in the areas of food preparation, cooking methods, baking techniques, cultural food preparation and cooking methods. Provide instruction in safety and sanitation skills. Some travel will be required. 3. Keeping updated of current practices and training methods through professional development opportunities and certifications. 4. Maintain a variety of complete and accurate records for necessary...
Feb 26, 2024
Part time
Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD, USA
Job Summary:   Sine Gleska University is looking for a Personal Trainer/Open Gym Monitor to join our organization and implement training programs for our students and staff.  If the client chooses, the Personal Trainer/Open Gym Monitor is responsible for accurately assessing clients at the start of their journey, compiling reports, and developing their fitness levels. They should be able to assist clients in reaching their goals, and have a passion and drive for health, wellness, and fitness The Personal Trainer/Open Gym Monitor will also be responsible for having open gym activities for SGU students and staff during various `evenings.  To be successful, a Personal Trainer/Open Gym Monitor should stay up to date with the latest trends in the fitness industry and provide solutions to your client's fitness needs. He/She should distinguish himself/herself as an outstanding Personal Trainer/Open Gym Monitor in a highly competitive market while still being a...