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Job Description
- Full Time

Oral Roberts University's Biology and Chemistry Department invites qualified candidates to apply for a full-time, tenure-track position.


Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching, remain current within their academic discipline, and to lead an undergraduate research group. In addition to teaching and research, candidates will be responsible for advising students, developing new courses, and serving on various university committees as a full-time tenure-track faculty member of the Biology and Chemistry Department.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. in the fields of Chemistry or Biochemistry. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in Biochemistry or Organic Chemistry; other chemical disciplines will be considered. Ideal candidates will have the ability to teach in various aspects of the department curriculum, with exact teaching duties determined by qualifications, expertise, and research interests.


Application Instructions
1. Complete the ORU online faculty application

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

3. Please provide three letters of recommendation

Dr. Lois Ablin

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Department of Biology and Chemistry

Oral Roberts University

Tulsa, OK 74171

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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.

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