Assistant Professor, tenure track if eligible, starting in the Fall 2022 semester. 

Responsibilities will include teaching general physics, general physical science, and upper level physics courses in areas of expertise. Previous university teaching experience is desirable. Research with undergraduates is expected. 

A Ph.D. in physics is required by the starting date in mid-August, 2022. ABD will be given consideration. East Central University (ECU) is a student-centered regional state university located in Ada, Oklahoma. ECU offers thirty-three undergraduate baccalaureate degree programs in arts and letters, business, education, mathematics and sciences, nursing, and the social sciences. 

TO APPLY:  Applications should consist of (1) a detailed cover letter addressing the expectations of the position; (2) a current resume/curriculum vitae; (3) a list of three professional references with complete contact information and a notation describing the work relationship with each; (4) a statement of teaching philosophy; and (5) a completed  *Disclosure Statement. (Official transcripts are required upon hiring.)

Applications should be sent electronically to Employment Services at  Review of applications will begin August 1st, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.  For more information about ECU, visit our website at

 ***Please do not include a full Social Security Number on documents. Please provide only the last four (4) digits. We may never receive your information if a full Social Security Number is listed on any document. Our email system will reject emails if it detects a full Social Security Number, therefore Employment Services will not receive your information. ***

East Central University, in compliance with all applicable Federal and State laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes but is not limited to admission, employment, financial aid, and educational services. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Employment Services Director, 1100 E. 14th, Admin. 160, Ada, OK 74820, (580) 559-5260.