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Applicants should request three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching. The position requires a dedicated commitment to teaching and scholarship in a liberal arts college. Douglas Nielsen; United Church of Christ, Senior Minister, 1st Congregational Church of LaGrange, IL; LaGrange, IL Ms. Liberty boasts more than 450 online and residential programs of study and awards certificates, associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.

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Publisher: Unisa Press (June 1, 2009)

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