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Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice, RT-Lecturer
University of Oklahoma

Date Posted Jan. 14, 2021
Title Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice, RT-Lecturer
University University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK, United States
Department Department of Human Relations
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Psychology - General
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Human Ecology
    Social Sciences - General

Position Title: Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice, RT-Lecturer
Location: Norman, Oklahoma
Position Type: Faculty
Position URL:

Position Description
The Department of Human Relations in the College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Oklahoma (OU) invites applications for a Renewable Term Lecturer on a 3 year-term for its Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice online program, beginning the Spring 2021 semester. The teaching expectation is four (4) courses in the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters (4:4:4).

Our mission for the Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice online program is to advocate for policy and programmatic changes through educating professionals in the field of social services. Of particular interest at the Department of Human Relations are candidates who are committed to making a difference in society through social change. Responsibilities include teaching masters courses offered online and advising online graduate students. The new online program aims to reach a wide student population across the nation who are interested to gain more education while working in a different field. This student population is eager to excel and looking for a dynamic rigorous online master program to improve their career and livelihood.

The University of Oklahoma is committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. Minimum Qualifications: 1) Earned doctorate in social science or related field 2) Experience with culturally and/or diverse populations and a demonstrated authentic perspective on those populations; 3) Evidence of effective teaching skills and online communication, 4) Demonstrate effective online delivery in instruction, 5) Demonstrate experience in online curriculum development, 6) Demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and service, and 7) Demonstrated ability to collaborate with colleagues.

Minimum requirements: * Earned doctorate in social science or related field * Teaching online experience at least 3 years * Strong interpersonal skills * Good written skills * Dedication to students’ success and high standards of teaching

Application Instructions
Required Applicant Documents: * Curriculum Vita * Cover Letter Sample * List of names and contact information of three references to obtain letters of recommendation * Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire) * Statement of Teaching Philosophy * Sample Syllabus

Instruction to Apply:
Consideration of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled. All application materials must be submitted electronically using the OU Career web site (

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, or health care services that the University operates or provides.

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