Ohio Wesleyan seeks to further diversify its curriculum and faculty by filling four tenure-track positions for the 2024-2025 school year.

The OWU 2024 faculty cohort will join an educational community that values equity and interdisciplinarity and fosters close working relationships with students through our signature program in experiential learning, the OWU Connection. Incoming faculty will be provided with mentoring, professional development funds, and opportunities to connect with faculty across the Ohio 5 and GLCA consortia. Learn more about the Academic Affairs division's commitment to antiracism on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion website.

Ohio Wesleyan is a selective residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1,500 students from across the nation and world. The college's signature program, the OWU Connection, is designed to integrate student knowledge across disciplines, consider diverse and global perspectives, and teach students to apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Ohio Wesleyan is featured in the book Colleges That Change Lives and was recently listed as the No. 1 liberal arts college in Ohio for social mobility by U.S. News and World Report.

To achieve our mission, we continually strive to foster a diverse, inclusive, and antiracist campus community that celebrates the value of all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, color, gender identity and or expression, sexual orientation, family configuration, disability, socioeconomic status, religion, national origin, age or military status. OWU is an equal opportunity institution and seeks applications from individuals who will help us honor and strengthen our commitments to diversity, inclusion, and anti-racism.

Faculty Positions for Fall 2024

Ohio Wesleyan is hiring in the following areas. To apply, click below:

If you have questions or difficulty uploading materials to the website, please send an email to facultyjobs@owu.edu and put the Department name in the subject line.

Delaware, Our Hometown

OWU is located in Delaware, OH, a lively college town that is among the fastest growing, most economically vibrant areas of the Midwest. "Money Magazine" named the City of Delaware No. 32 overall in its 2020 list of the Best Places to Live in America.

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Columbus, Our Favorite City

Delaware is part of Greater Columbus, just north of Ohio's capital and the nation's 14th most populous city. With a diverse population of more than 2 million in Greater Columbus, the city boasts a robust economy, lively arts and entertainment scene, and extensive parks and bike trails. Forbes ranked Columbus No. 2 in the nation for job growth in 2020 and No. 7 in the nation for Young Professionals in 2022. LinkedIn ranks Columbus as one of the top 10 U.S. cities in which to launch a career. A new Intel computer chip complex under construction could make Columbus the world's leader in computer chip manufacturing in the next decade.

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Contact Info


Office of Human Resources
University Hall #003
61 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio 43015
P 740-368-3388
E hr@owu.edu