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Assistant Professor for Health, Leisure, & Sports Sciences Department
Full Time
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Job Description

Oral Roberts University's Health, Leisure, and Sport Sciences Department invites qualified candidates to apply for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position as the Assistant Department Chair.


Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching, have experience in management, and remain current within their academic discipline. In addition to teaching, candidates will be responsible for facilitating departmental leadership, advising students, and serving on various university committees as a full-time tenure-track faculty member of the Health, Leisure, and Sport Sciences Department.


Candidates should have a doctorate degree in a health, leisure, or sport-related academic field. Ideal candidates will have the ability to manage a team of faculty members, facilitate communication, and teach across the department curriculum.

Benefits & Perks

Physical Demands


Application Instructions
1. Complete the ORU online faculty application

2. Please provide transcripts from all Colleges or Universities listed on your and application

3. Please provide three letters of recommendation

Contact Information
Dr. Fritz Huber

APPLICATION PROCESS: Applicants should be prepared to submit a cover letter stating why you believe you are qualified to teach at ORU, a curriculum vita, and be prepared to upload copies of your transcripts of graduate work. If hired, you will need to immediately ask your institution's registrar to send an official transcript to Dr. Connie Sjoberg, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK 74171. The application may be viewed by clicking the Apply Now button at the top of the posting.

Evaluation of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. ORU requires a background check as a condition for faculty employment.

Oral Roberts University employs, advances, admits, and treats in its employment and educational programs all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, status as a veteran or genetic information. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.