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Five Colleges of Ohio institutions jointly announce faculty and administrative position openings.

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Posted:
June 7, 2021

The Five Colleges of Ohio (a consortium of The College of Wooster, Denison University, Kenyon College, Oberlin College, and Ohio Wesleyan University) seeks its next Director of Consortial Library Systems, a key position that provides leadership in library information technology, strengthens collaboration among our five libraries, and investigates and recommends library information technology solutions that meet the needs of library users and staff.  Overseeing the multi-college integrated library system CONSORT, the Director actively supports a contemporary, user-centered information environment and evaluates, plans, and implements integrations between CONSORT and other campus systems. The Director regularly partners with the library directors to explore valuable ideas and move them forward, leads multiple consortial digital initiatives working groups, and provides training and development that is instrumental in enhancing collaboration among the five colleges. 

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Posted:
April 26, 2021

Director of Student Accounts and Financial Engagement

Ohio Wesleyan University (www.owu.edu ) is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and is located just 20 miles north of Columbus. Ohio Wesleyan University’s Division of Finance and Administration is currently seeking a full-time Director of Student Accounts and Financial Engagement. The position is a full-time, 12-month, salaried position with full benefits, reporting directly to the Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer.

Job Summary:

The Director of Student Accounts and Financial Engagement is responsible for the overall administration of all aspects of student accounts at Ohio Wesleyan University. This includes the billing of tuition, fees and additional charges posted to a student’s account and the application of payments to the account. The position collaborates with others across the university… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites
applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in computer science to begin in
August 2021. We seek an enthusiastic instructor with a demonstrated interest in teaching a wide
variety of computer science courses across the curriculum.  Candidates who have experience in
databases, software engineering, data mining, network security, or other applied computer
science fields are especially encouraged to apply. 


Qualified candidates will (1) be excellent teachers, able to teach a variety of undergraduate
computer science courses at all levels, (2) be eager to participate in the department’s efforts to
engage in mentored research opportunities with students in mathematics, statistics, computer
science, and data analytics, (3) maintain a productive, ongoing research program, and (4)
contribute actively to the growth of the… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH: Ohio Wesleyan University seeks an African
American Literature specialist with additional expertise in the teaching of writing and composition. 
This is a full-time, tenure-track position with a 6-course teaching load: 4 in African American and
American literature; 2 in first-year writing.  First-year writing courses incorporate common elements,
but may be designed in accordance with the candidate’s own interests.  The literature classes will be
cross-listed in the Africana, Gender, and Identity Studies program, providing an excellent
opportunity to work with students and colleagues from across the university.  
Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. by August 2021.  Applicants from
interdisciplinary and/or fields adjacent to English are welcome to apply, although training in the
teaching of literature and writing are essential.  We especially encourage candidates with… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

The Ohio Wesleyan University Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship starting Fall 2021. Ph.D. required. The area of specialization is open, but we especially invite candidates with interdisciplinary research interests, for example in biophysics or neurophysics. The successful candidate must be an excellent teacher who can offer an array of lower- and upper-level courses, including a course in digital electronics and possibly one in computational physics, who maintains a productive research program that involves undergraduate physics majors from diverse backgrounds, and who contributes actively to the continued growth of the department and college. The typical teaching load will be 10-13 contact hours per semester. Ideal candidates will have experience teaching and mentoring students who are traditionally… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

The Economics and Business Department at Ohio Wesleyan University invites applications to
fill a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level starting August 2021. We seek
applicants with a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and scholarly
research. Candidates should have a PhD by the end of summer of 2021. 


The successful candidate will teach environmental and/or ecological economics, research
methods, principles of economics and an elective course that aligns with the general
research/teaching interest of the candidate such as labor economics, public finance, monetary
economics, economics of gender and race, and social/political economy. We strongly encourage
applicants whose work and teaching practice could potentially serve the Environment and
Sustainability program and/or Social Justice. The typical teaching load is 3/3 courses per year.
Applicants should submit online: a… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

Ohio Wesleyan University welcomes applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Art History
The position will begin August 2021. OWU is committed to providing our students with a variety of
perspectives, mentors and role models by seeking and supporting an academically and culturally diverse
faculty.  


We are seeking a dynamic teacher/mentor/scholar with a focus in modern and contemporary art and
specialization in an area that can contribute to the college’s ongoing efforts to diversify its curriculum (e.g.
African and/or African Diasporic, Latinx and/or Latin American, and/or Native American history of art,
and/or interest in socially engaged and community-based practices).  The successful applicant will teach three
courses per semester, including introductory survey courses, upper level courses in Modern and
Contemporary art, and other courses in the candidate’s area of specialization… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

The Department of Theatre and Dance at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Theatre Studies/Performance at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2021. 

The ideal candidate is a committed educator and team player who can combine scholarly/creative research interests with strong acting/directing experience to explore with students the intersections among theory and artistic practice. The candidate’s teaching, Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

The Education Department at Ohio Wesleyan University seeks to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position in Elementary Education. This position combines a small, supportive, liberal arts community,
with the opportunity to support innovative, forward-thinking elementary and inclusive elementary
programs (PK-grade 5). The OWU Education Department is committed to preparing dedicated, justice-
minded, and highly qualified teachers through our mission to prepare competent, committed, professional
teachers for a diverse, democratic society.


The successful candidate will teach six units or the equivalent per year (3/3 teaching load); required
responsibilities include Teaching for Equity and Social Justice. Priority will be given to applicants who
can teach Educational Psychology, Elementary Field Practicum and Elementary Student Teaching.
Dependent upon the applicant’s areas of expertise, other courses may include… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in applied mathematics to begin in August 2021. We seek an enthusiastic instructor with a demonstrated interest in mathematics as applied to fields such as mathematical biology, data analytics, computational neuroscience, mathematical finance, earth systems modeling, or other interdisciplinary fields. 

Qualified candidates will (1) be excellent teachers, able to teach a variety of undergraduate applied mathematics courses at all levels, (2) be eager to participate in the department’s efforts to engage in mentored research opportunities with students, (3) maintain a productive, ongoing research program, and (4) contribute actively to the growth of the department and its efforts to attract and retain a diverse student body… Read more

Posted:
November 20, 2020

The Department of Theatre and Dance at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Applied Theatre / Community-Based Theatre at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2021. 

The ideal candidate is a committed educator with successful theatre leadership experience in a team-oriented environment, and a strong record of engaging with communities via devised work, Theatre of the Oppressed, Playback… Read more

Posted:
November 12, 2020

The Department of Art and Art History at The College of Wooster invites applications for a tenure-track position as assistant professor in sculpture to begin August 2021.  We seek a versatile artist whose work explores expanded experimental approaches to sculpture and who possesses technical and theoretical/critical competencies necessary to teach all levels of sculpture, ceramics, and digital fabrication.  A thorough knowledge of history and theory of contemporary artistic production in the expanded field of sculpture is expected. 

 

We are especially interested in hiring faculty who can contribute to the intellectual vibrancy and… Read more

Posted:
October 8, 2020

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at The College of Wooster invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of The Department of Psychology at The College of Wooster seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with skills in addressing the needs and interests of a diverse student body to begin in August 2021. Specialization is open, but courses should reflect the diversity of human experiences, such as Psychology of the Black Experience, Multicultural Psychology, Race and Mental Health, Psychology of Immigration, Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, etc.

We are especially interested in hiring faculty who can contribute to the intellectual vibrancy and diversity of the academic community through their teaching, research, and service, and we encourage applicants whose teaching and/or research can engage with one or more interdisciplinary programs at the College, such as Africana Studies, Urban Studies, Education, or the Pre-Health program.… Read more

Posted:
October 8, 2020

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at The College of Wooster invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science to start in August 2021. The department has twelve full-time faculty, and offers majors in Computer Science, Mathematics, and Statistical & Data Sciences, graduating approximately 50 seniors each year. We place a strong emphasis on experiential learning, with every student completing a year-long senior thesis project and many participating in our unique Applied Methods & Research Experience summer consulting program.

We are especially interested in hiring faculty who can contribute to the intellectual vibrancy and diversity of the academic community through their teaching, research, and service. The College of Wooster enrolls a diverse student body (22% domestic students of color and 16% international students); all applicants are expected to discuss their experience working with diverse student… Read more