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Current Employment Opportunities
 
 
 
 
 

Current Employment Opportunities

To apply for any of the career opportunities at Oakland City University, please complete an employment application.  Applications, resumes, cover letters and/or letters of reference can be emailed to cyates@oak.edu or mailed to:
                       

Oakland City University
c/o Human Resources
138 N Lucretia St
Oakland City, IN 47660
 

Your employment application will be considered active for one year. You must reapply if you wish to be considered for employment beyond this period of time. Please feel free to contact our Human Resources Department with questions regarding any of our open positions. All positions are posted until filled.

Current Openings

Business Lecturer/Assistant Professor

Business Lecturer or Assistant Professor in the School of Business will teach and advise in the Associate/Bachelor of Science/Master’s Degree programs on main campus. The position will include a full-time faculty-teaching load with face-to-face courses. Teaching online courses and/or night classes will also be reviewed as other job responsibilities.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Full-Time

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Adjunct Instructor of Government

The Department of History at Oakland City University is searching for applicants who are eager to serve as an adjunct instructor of government. The successful candidate will join a small-and-collegial department on main campus (located in Oakland City, IN) in August 2019. We especially invite degree-qualified individuals with experience teaching courses addressing state and local government to apply. As a department dedicated to studying the multicultural nature of humanity’s past, we strongly encourage applications from candidates that will honor our university’s commitment to recruiting a highly qualified and diverse faculty invested in the mission of retaining a diverse student body.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Part-Time, exempt

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Dean, School of Arts and Sciences

Academic deans at Oakland City University sever as the facilitating link among faculty, staff, students and university leadership, playing key roles as academic leaders of their schools, representatives of schools to the rest of the university, representatives of university leadership to their schools managers of school resources, and representatives of the school and university to external bodies.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
9-12 months, exempt

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Criminal Justice Adjunct Instructor

The Department of Criminal Justice at Oakland City University, a Christian faith-based liberal arts institution, is searching for applicants who are eager to serve as an adjunct instructor in our main campus-based baccalaureate Criminal Justice degree program in Oakland City, IN. The successful candidate(s) will join a small-and-collegial department when they begin offering engaging instruction to our main campus students beginning in January 2019.

The Department of Criminal Justice is seeking adjunct instructors that are interested in teaching Criminal Justice courses on the main campus that include Alternatives to Incarceration, Offender Assessment System, Probation and Parole, Correctional Administration, and Community Corrections. All main campus courses are offered in 15-week sessions during the fall and spring terms. Summer teaching opportunities may be available.

We strongly encourage applications from candidates that will honor our university’s commitment to recruiting a highly qualified and diverse faculty invested in the mission of preparing students for positive leadership.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Part-Time, Exempt

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Adjunct Faculty - Special Education

Help students to learn subject matter and skills which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential for intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic programs in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Plainfield
Status:
Part-Time, Exempt

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Main Campus Adjunct

Adjuncts are responsible for providing high-quality instruction, assessing student learning, connecting students with on-campus resources, and keeping up with administrative expectations for instructors. Main campus courses are offered in Oakland City, IN.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Part-Time, Exempt

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Criminal Justice Program Coordinator

The Criminal Justice Program Coordinator/Instructor is a combined teaching and administrative position that includes key responsibilities in program development, coordination, instruction, assessment, and evaluation. The Coordinator also assists other CJ adjunct instructors with the implementation of teaching methods, educational materials, and the utilization of instructional technology to enhance learning in collaboration with the Dean of Arts and Sciences and other relevant staff.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Full-Time

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Facilities Service Worker

The employee is responsible for the renovation and repair of the buildings and associated systems and constructing additions thereto, installation of new equipment and repair of existing equipment, maintenance of the grounds, and general custodial care of the facility as assigned.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Full-Time

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Career Services Advisor

Serves as Career Services Advisor as a part of Academic Affairs, handles essential reports, develops relationships with business employers, trains mentors, provides tutoring services, and works with Web Master to keep web updated in regard to career services.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Full-Time

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There are currently no openings.

Vocational Teacher - Welding

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Westville Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Administrative Assistant

Serves as Administrative Assistant to the Site Manager of Correction Facility Education Program, serves as receptionist in OCU’s office in the corrections facility, handles essential reports, memos, and other information pertinent to the Coordinator of Correction Facility Education Program as it relates to Students.
Location:
Correctional Industrial Facility
Status:
Part-Time

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Vocational Teacher - Building Trades

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Correctional Industrial Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Vocational Teacher - Barber

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Wabash Valley Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Vocational Teacher - Welding

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Putnamville Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Coding Instructor

The instructor will deliver high-quality instruction and mentorship to incarcerated, adult females seeking an expansion of career options by becoming professional software developers through the launch of Indiana’s The Last Mile program. The Last Mile (thelastmile.org) is a vocational program that is currently being used in California’s prison system. The goal is to prepare students admitted into the course for employment as front-end developers after being released. At the conclusion of the course, graduates will demonstrate knowledge and skills in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and React.

The instructor will deliver lectures on key concepts, demonstrate problem solving tactics and oversee individual and group activities in the classroom. The instructor will track the impact of the curriculum and the delivery model and provide suggestions and guidance for improvements.

The instructor must be willing to work with the Last Mile management group as they initiate a Learning Management System to allow computer coding to be effectively taught and administered in a secure environment with no direct internet access for students.
Location:
Putnamville Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Coding Instructor

The instructor will deliver high-quality instruction and mentorship to incarcerated, adult females seeking an expansion of career options by becoming professional software developers through the launch of Indiana’s The Last Mile program. The Last Mile (thelastmile.org) is a vocational program that is currently being used in California’s prison system. The goal is to prepare students admitted into the course for employment as front-end developers after being released. At the conclusion of the course, graduates will demonstrate knowledge and skills in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and React.

The instructor will deliver lectures on key concepts, demonstrate problem solving tactics and oversee individual and group activities in the classroom. The instructor will track the impact of the curriculum and the delivery model and provide suggestions and guidance for improvements.

The instructor must be willing to work with the Last Mile management group as they initiate a Learning Management System to allow computer coding to be effectively taught and administered in a secure environment with no direct internet access for students.
Location:
Plainfield Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Vocational Teacher - Culinary Arts

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Indiana Women’s Prison (Indianapolis, IN)
Status:
Full-Time

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ABE/HSE/ELL Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Indiana Women’s Prison (Indianapolis, IN)
Status:
Full-Time

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Administrative Assistant

Serves as Administrative Assistant to the Site Manager of Correction Facility Education Program, serves as receptionist in OCU’s office in the corrections facility, handles essential reports, memos, and other information pertinent to the Coordinator of Correction Facility Education Program as it relates to Students.
Location:
Indiana Women’s Prison (Indianapolis, IN)
Status:
Part-Time

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Vocational Teacher- Logistics

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Miami Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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MSME Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Miami Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Vocational Teacher- Barber

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Miami Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

Learn more.

ABE/HSE Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
New Castle Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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ABE/HSE Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Miami Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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ABE/HSE Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
New Castle Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

Learn more.

ABE/HSE Teacher

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Indiana Women’s Prison (Indianapolis, IN)
Status:
Full-Time

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Welding Instructor

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Putnamville Correctional
Status:
Full-Time

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Welding Instructor

Help students to learn subject matter which will lead toward fulfillment of their potential intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of the students along with the assessing the effectiveness of academic area/s in which he/she is employed to teach.
Location:
Westville Correctional Facility
Status:
Full-Time

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Vocational Teacher - Building Trades

Provide instruction needed for students to qualify for certification in the respective fields. Directs, assesses, and evaluates the learning experiences of students according to Certifying Agency guidelines. Assist students in improving academic and employability skills.
Location:
Pendleton Correctional Facility

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Student Tutor

Individual should be able to effectively communicate complex ideas and concepts to others. Must demonstrate the desire to assist other students as a tutor.
Location:
Main Campus
Status:
Part-Time

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