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Assistant Professor of Biology and Chemistry
Full Time
About Us

Job Description

The Department of Biology and Chemistry at Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning August 2018 to teach biological and/or chemical sciences. The candidate will be responsible for teaching in the following areas: Biology, Chemistry, and/or Physiology.


The successful candidate will be required to participate in professional activities to enhance student learning. ORU seeks applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching, academic advising, mentoring undergraduates in research, and who actively participate in various committees within the University.

ORU expects all applicants to have a vital commitment to Jesus Christ and the local church. We are a Christ-centered university that upholds a Christian worldview with a charismatic emphasis. We endeavor to live in the power of the Holy Spirit to become service-oriented leaders who go into every person's world with God's healing.


Applicants should have earned a Ph.D. in any field of Biological or Chemical Sciences. Preference will be given to those with at least two years of experience teaching science at the four-year college level.

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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. Joel Gaikwad, Chair
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Oral Roberts University
(918) 495-6944

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.