Assistant/Associate Professor Education –Elementary Education

Durant, Oklahoma, United States

Job description

Southeastern Oklahoma State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Elementary Education at the Assistant/Associate Professor classification. Candidates should have an earned doctorate degree in reading/elementary education or a related acceptable field from an accredited university. The candidates should have significant experience teaching students in K – 8 schools. A record of successful college or university teaching, including distance education teaching is preferred. This position requires primarily teaching reading and language arts classes to undergraduate students at various Southeastern campus sites. This position also includes advising students. Tenure track faculty members will be expected to provide evidence of effective classroom teaching, research/scholarship, and contributions to the institution and profession commensurate with rank.

Southeastern Oklahoma State University, founded in 1909 as a teacher college, continues the strong tradition of producing outstanding educators for southeast Oklahoma and north Texas. Student enrollment on the campus(s) is approximately 4,200 and the campus is situated in rural Oklahoma. The main campus is located in Durant, Oklahoma, which is 80 miles north of Dallas, Texas, and 150 miles southeast of Oklahoma City. The community is close to Lake Texoma and the Choctaw Casino Resort. Southeastern Oklahoma State University continues to be among the nation’s most affordable universities according to the U. S. News & World Report’s America’s Best colleges.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The preferred start date is August 1, 2018, and may require multiple campus assignments as well as varied time and delivery methods.

Review of applications will begin April 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Employment is contingent upon the results of a national criminal and sex offender background check. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States. Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of Academic Affairs.

How to apply

To apply send a completed application for faculty employment , letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts or e-copies from each institution of higher education attended to:

Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Human Resources, Administration Building 309
425 W. University Blvd. Durant, OK 74701, or email to 
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Southeastern Oklahoma State University, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, procedures, or programs. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, and educational services. Inquiries regarding non-discrimination and equity policies may be directed to: Michael Davis, Director of Compliance and Safety & Title IX Coordinator, (580) 745-3090, or, Administration Building Room 311 – 425 W. University Blvd. Durant, OK 74701.

Southeastern Oklahoma State University, founded in 1909, with a student enrollment of approximately 4200, is located in Durant, Oklahoma, 80 miles north of Dallas, Texas, and 150 southeast of Oklahoma City. Southeastern Oklahoma State University continues to be among the nation's most affordable universities according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2009 edition of America's Best Colleges.