Tenure-Track Faculty in the Department of Engineering

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Tenure-Track Faculty in the Department of Engineering

Posted 10/23/15

Position:  Oklahoma Christian University invites applications for a potential tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Engineering expected to begin in the fall semester 2016.  The Oklahoma Christian College of Engineering and Computer Science has 22 full-time faculty members, offering Baccalaureate degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics, ABET-accredited Baccalaureate degree programs in Computer, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering, and Master of Science degrees in Engineering and in Computer Science.  As a Christ-centered university, Oklahoma Christian values diversity as an essential dimension of God's design for human communities. In seeking to become more inclusive and fully representative of God’s broad array of human creation, we especially encourage applications from women and candidates from racial and ethnic backgrounds that are underrepresented on our faculty and staff.

Primary Qualifications: A Ph.D. in engineering is preferred.  A Ph.D. in a related field with engineering experience or a Masters in engineering with additional graduate work or experience will be considered.  Demonstrated commitment to diversity and ability to communicate and positively engage students and colleagues across racial, gender, and cultural barriers. Active membership in a congregation of the Church of Christ required.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary 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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach both graduate and undergraduate courses
  • Advise students in their program of study
  • Serve on university committees
  • Participate in department curriculum planning and assessment tasks.

Timetable:  Review of applications for this position will begin November 15, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled, subject to final institutional approval. 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, OC application form, personal statement of faith, and a statement of research/teaching interest to Human Resources at human.resources@oc.edu or P.O. Box 11000, Oklahoma City, OK 73136.

Oklahoma Christian is a private liberal arts university affiliated with the Churches of Christ. All full-time faculty must be active members of the Church of Christ and lead personal lives that reflect the teachings, example, and love of Jesus Christ

Oklahoma Christian University complies with all laws regarding nondiscrimination in employment, including those with respect to race, color, age, sex, 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.