Full Time Faculty for Mathematics

Feb 16, 2022

Function of Job:

Candidates should have a strong commitment to excellent teaching in a liberal arts setting and an eagerness to work with undergraduate students. The typical teaching load is twelve credit hours per semester covering a wide range of undergraduate mathematics courses. Candidates should be able to teach entry-level mathematics courses for general-education students and upper-level courses to prepare mathematics majors for industry, graduate school, or K-12 education. The successful candidate will also serve as the academic advisor to undergraduates majoring in mathematics or mathematics education. Teaching experience in the contexts of evangelical and liberal arts traditions is preferred, and candidates who have some degree of theological education in an evangelical context will be given priority.


Supervision Given/Received:

Work is performed under the general supervision of the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences. Performance reviews are conducted annually by the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences.


Examples of work performed:

Note: Examples are illustrations only. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

  1. Support and contribute to the institutional strategic mission, vision, and goals
  2. Teach general-education and upper-level courses in mathematics and mathematics education
  3. Guide students in seeing the relationship between a Christian worldview and God’s created order in mathematics
  4. Advise, mentor, and support students
  5. Serve on School of Arts and Sciences and university-wide committees as assigned
  6. Participate in the ongoing assessment, evaluation, and development of mathematics and mathematics-education programs
  7. Develop courses and syllabi
  8. Participate in accreditation work as needed
  9. Assist the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences with budget planning and purchasing
  10. Collaborate with the School of Education to ensure mathematics programs meet teaching-licensure requirements
  11. Keep regular office hours
  12. Perform other tasks as assigned


Educational Requirements and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will hold an earned doctorate in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or a related discipline. Candidates who are ABD will be considered. A personal and vital Christian faith is required. A connection to the Wesleyan Church or one of the many denominations comprising the historic Wesleyan-Armenian tradition is preferred.

To Apply

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If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at 918-335-6273 or humanresources@okwu.edu


As a biblically-centered Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the primacy of Jesus Christ, the priority of Scripture, the pursuit of Truth, and the practice of Wisdom. Nationally recognized by U.S. News and World Report and Forbes, the University offers a thriving academic community. It is located in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, a city of approximately 30,000 residents known for its strong schools and its appreciation for the arts. Bartlesville is the home of the annual OKMozart Festival and of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Price Tower. It is located in the beautiful Green Country region of northeast Oklahoma, forty-five miles north of Tulsa.

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