Early Childhood Education, Visiting Professor - Renewable

NOTE: This job listing has closed. As of April 22, 2014, we are no longer seeking applicants.

FACULTY POSITION:   Early Childhood Education, Visiting Professor - Renewable

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Teach undergraduate courses Topics in Early Childhood, Nature and Characteristics, Cognitive Skills, and Emergent Literacy. 

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:  Teach the undergraduate course Education of Exceptional Child, supervise student teachers, and serve on Teacher Education Council Committee.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Earned Ed.D or Ph.D. ; A minimum of 3 years teaching experience in elementary school; Current Teaching Certification; Familiarity with NCATE and SPA program review is also desirable.

SALARY:  Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Interested applicants should send their current vita, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation (one must be a source from home church congregation), and a writing sample addressing teaching philosophy to Karen Sorensen, Executive Assistant, at karen.sorensen@oc.edu or at Oklahoma Christian University, Box 11000, Oklahoma City, OK  73136. The position will remain open until filled.

Oklahoma Christian is looking for employees who are willing to express the “The Second Mile - Serving One Another” goal of the University, to demonstrate a personal faith in Jesus Christ, to be actively involved in a local Church of Christ, and to support the Christian mission of the University.

Oklahoma Christian University is a Christian higher learning community that transforms lives for Christian faith, scholarship, and service. We are located in a small city recently named to many top-ten lists for vibrant culture, a growing economy, and many beautiful amenities. OC is known for legacies of excellence in many fields of study including accounting, where our CPA pass rate often has been the top in the state; engineering, with thirty years of ABET-accredited engineering; and many years of 100% medical school placement rates for our renowned biology programs. The University’s Honors Program has the highest per capita National Merit Scholars among sister schools and a leading percentage among CCCU campuses. The McBride Center for Public Humanities has been recognized by the National Endowment for the Humanities and supports exceptional humanities programs for undergraduates. Recent graduate acceptances include Stanford, Harvard (Law), Florida State University, University of Texas, and University of California Los Angeles. Our suburban setting provides easy access to internships in industry, healthcare, professional sports, and many other fields of endeavor in which the University is known for outstanding undergraduate programs. Our 200-acre campus is surrounded by beautiful walking trails and located fifteen minutes from a medical research center, world-class energy corporations, and unique arts and entertainment.

Oklahoma Christian University complies with all laws regarding nondiscrimination in employment, including those with respect to race, color, age, gender, national origin, marital status, military service, and disability. As a religious educational institution the University is permitted by law to consider religious beliefs and practices in making employment decisions and the University does so to achieve its mission.