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Tenure-Track or Visiting Faculty in Physics (Oklahoma Christian University)

- Oklahoma Christian University

Position: Oklahoma Christian University invites applications for a potential (pending funding determination) faculty position to teach Physics within the Division of Natural Science within the College of Natural & Health Sciences. The successful candidate will collaborate with all science and engineering faculty members in performing duties essential to the achievement of established university goals.

Primary Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree required; PhD in physics or astronomy is preferred, but ABD candidate will be considered
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity and ability to communicate and positively engage students and colleagues across racial, gender and cultural barriers
  • Successful candidate shall be actively engage in a life of Christian faith and service and an active member of a local church

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach introductory physics courses and general education science courses, including laboratory sections, in both algebra-based and calculus-based classes
  • Manage laboratory experiments and equipment in the area of physics
  • Design, implement, assess, and continually improve the curriculum
  • Serve as an academic advisor to science students needing assistance or information
  • Work on assigned committees
  • Confidentially and efficiently maintain CNHS documents
  • Further the mission of the College of Natural & Health Sciences by developing community among the students, faculty, staff, and industry constituents

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary and rank commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Standard University benefits package
  • Health insurance premium support
  • Retirement plan: 403(b) matching contribution
  • Tuition discount and other staff benefits


Application review will begin November 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. To apply send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, OC application form, personal statement of faith, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (please do not send official transcripts at this time), 3 letters of recommendation (one letter must be from home congregation) to Human Resources at: [email protected] or P.O. Box 11000, Oklahoma City, OK 73136 (Electronic attachments and cover letters are preferred).

For more information

Human Resources
Oklahoma Christian University
P.O. Box 11000
Oklahoma City, OK

[email protected]