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Northwestern Oklahoma State University is a multi-campus, state-assisted regional institution in the Oklahoma System of Higher Education and is accredited by the North Central Association and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. The student population is approximately 2,300 students. Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.

Assistant Professor - Education Division

Available: August 2017

Terms of Employment: Nine month, full-time tenure track position. Salary based on qualifications and experience, but determined by the Vice President and President, to be approved by the Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO).

Duties and Responsibilities: The position will be responsible for teaching content, theory and application to potential educators, supervising student teachers, advising, serving on various administrative, faculty, and standing committees as assigned, assisting in the development and submission process of program reviews for accreditation, as well as producing scholarly activity throughout the year. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Qualifications: Earned doctorate is preferred, Master’s is required. Public school teaching experience in P-12 schools is required with secondary experience preferred. Must have the ability to integrate technology and education.

Closing Date: Open until filled.

Send Information to:

Dr. Christee Jenlink
Chair, Division of Education
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
Email: cljenlink@nwosu.edu

Applicants should provide a resume with three professional references and complete a NWOSU application for faculty employment (http://www.nwosu.edu/Websites/NWOSU/Images/Forms-Docs/appprof.doc). Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.


Admissions/Records Assistant

Available: February 1, 2017

Terms of Employment: Regular, full-time 12-month position, with university benefit package. Located at the Alva NWOSU Campus Registry Office. Position open until filled.

Duties and Responsibilities: Processes first-time freshman and concurrent applications and sends acknowledgements of acceptance, admission status or informs the applicants of items still needed to meet admission to Northwestern; assists with enrollment process and customer relations; verifies that the enrollments from the remote sites and the other branch campuses are accurately entered in the computer; reviews and verifies out-of-state tuition waivers for freshman; images academic files for applicants; assists in problem solving and emergency situations; occasional travel required; performs other work-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Sufficient working knowledge of computer applications (including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office, Data Base and keyboarding skills) is essential. Self-motivation and strong work ethic, along with good organizational and communication skills are essential. Time management skills are especially important during peak freshman recruiting/enrollment times (Ranger Preview and Freshman Connection). Requires effective communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact positively with students, parents, faculty, staff and administration. This position requires repetitive stooping to access lower file drawers and mobility to move from desk area to assist customers at the counter. Maintenance of confidentiality is an absolute requirement for this position.

Send Information to:

Cheryl Ellis
Human Resources Director
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
Email: apply@nwosu.edu

Applicants should provide a Northwestern Job Application for Non-Exempt Positions (see bottom of this page) along with resume. Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply. Employment is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.


Assistant Athletic Trainer Certified (AATC)

Available: Immediately

Duties and Responsibilities: This position is a full-time 12-month full benefits position in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Responsible for athletic injury prevention and risk management; recognition, evaluation, and assessment of athletic injuries; immediate care of injury and illness; rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries; organization and administration of health care for athletes; and professional development. Responsible for compliance with policies and procedures of the University, Great American Conference (GAC), NCAA and other regulatory agencies.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred. Must be National Athletic Trainer's Association certified, or currently eligible for said certification.  Athletic Training License or current eligibility for licensure in the State of Oklahoma required.

Send Information to:

Cheryl Ellis
Human Resources Director
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
Email: apply@nwosu.edu

Applicants should provide a signed NWOSU Job Application form for Faculty - Administration Positions along with resume. Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply. Employment is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.


Custodian - Enid Campus (Part Time)

Available: Immediately

Terms of Employment: Part-time Custodian (29 hours), Enid Campus.

Duties and Responsibilities: Sweep, mop, strip, wax, and buff floors. Dust and clean offices, classrooms, halls, restrooms, and other assigned areas. Vacuum and shampoo all carpets, rugs, and mats. Collect and remove trash from interior and exterior of buildings. Wash walls and windows, chalkboards and marker boards. Replenish soap, paper towels, and toilet tissue where needed. Sweep sidewalks, clear snow, and spread ice melt when conditions warrant. Plant, weed, fertilize, and water flowers, grass, and newly planted trees and shrubbery. Heavy lifting required which may exceed 50 pounds.

Qualifications: One-year experience in building or institutional custodial work preferred. Sufficient knowledge of materials, methods, and practices used in cleaning operations preferred.

Send Information to:

Cheryl Ellis
Human Resources Director
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
Email: apply@nwosu.edu

Applicants should provide a Northwestern Job Application for Non-Exempt Positions (see bottom of this page) along with resume. Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply. Employment is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.


Correctional Substance Abuse Treatment Counselor

Available: Immediately

Terms of Employment: Regular, full-time, 12-month position, with University benefit package.  Located in Alva, OK in the Northwestern Oklahoma State University Office at the Charles E. “Bill” Johnson Correctional Center..

Duties and Responsibilities: Under the direction of the Program Director, Treatment Counselors provide direct drug and alcohol treatment therapeutic aftercare services to convicted drug offenders in a minimum security correctional facility. Services are provided in group and individual settings. Treatment Counselors perform bio-psycho-social assessments, treatment planning; and treatment evaluations based on the cognitive behavioral therapy treatment model for substance abusing clients, and other duties as assigned. Treatment Counselors adhere to the standards of practice put forth by the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and the Oklahoma Department of Corrections for drug and alcohol abuse treatment protocols. Treatment Counselors must perform all treatment duties in a confidential manner and are expected to maintain professional stature at all times while working cooperatively with fellow NWOSU Community Service Program members and Department of Corrections case managers and staff.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology or other human service field required. Counselors must be at least 21 years of age and hold a valid U.S. driver's license. Oklahoma certification in drug and alcohol treatment is expected or a letter of intent to pursue licensure or certification must be on file with the appropriate state governing board of licensure.

Send Information to:

Cheryl Ellis
Human Resources Director
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
Email: apply@nwosu.edu

Applicants should provide a signed NWOSU Job Application form for Faculty-Administration-Professional Positions (see bottom of this page) along with resume.  Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply. Employment is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.



Applicants must list specific job openings on their application form and cover letter in order to be included in the applicant pool for that opening.

Application for Faculty - Administration - Professional positions - PDF

Application for Faculty - Administration - Professional positions - Word Format

Application for Non Exempt Staff Positions - PDF

Application for Non Exempt Staff Positions - Word Format

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AFFIRMATIVE ACTION COMPLIANCE STATEMENT

This institution, in compliance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008, and other applicable federal laws and regulations, and to the extent required by law, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, and educational services. Inquiries concerning the application of these programs should be made to Calleb Mosburg, Dean of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, 709 Oklahoma Boulevard, Alva, OK 73717, (580) 327-8415.