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Top 10 Reasons to Work at OU

Norman

  1.  Being part of Oklahoma's premier research university that leads the state in education and career opportunities.
  2. Exposure to great minds and current issues through notable OU faculty and visiting speakers.
  3. Cutting edge research in state-of-the-art facilities including the Research Campus.
  4. The beautiful campus environment, featuring sculptures, fountains, and colorful gardens of flowers, plants and trees.
  5. Nationally recognized academic programs from the arts to engineering.
  6. A vibrant array of university events including theater, music, athletic, and cultural events.
  7. The young-at-heart attitude that comes from sharing a work environment with OU’s exuberant and inspired students.
  8. Closeness to campus attractions, including the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art (where admission is free) and the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History.
  9. Many special annual events, including Staff Week events, the Arbor Day picnic, the Medieval Fair, and Commencement.
  10. A small town atmosphere in Norman while conveniently close to the Oklahoma City metro area.

Health Sciences Center - Oklahoma City

  1. Being part of Oklahoma's premier research university which leads the state in education and career opportunities.
  2. Cutting edge research in state-of-the art facilities as part of the Oklahoma Health Center, the state’s primary destination for healthcare.
  3. One of only four comprehensive academic health centers in the nation with seven professional colleges including Allied Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Public Health. Nationally recognized academic programs in a wide variety of health science areas.
  4. The convenience of a large metropolitan area with restaurants, nightlife, and cultural offerings, while maintaining safety and minimal traffic congestion.
  5. The beautiful campus environment, featuring sculptures, fountains, and colorful gardens of flowers, plants and trees.
  6. Exposure to great minds and current issues, through internationally and nationally notable OU faculty and the impressive group of speakers who come to campus each year.
  7. Closeness to Oklahoma City attractions, including Bricktown, the Oklahoma City Zoo, the Civic Center, the Ford Center, and the Oklahoma River.
  8. Building world-class institutes for treatment of diabetes and cancer.
  9. Part of the Oklahoma Health Center, a 300-acre complex that generates an annual economic impact of over $1.7 billion.
  10. Named a "Best Place to Work" by The Scientist in November 2009.

Tulsa

  1. Being part of Oklahoma's premier research university leading the state in education and career opportunities.
  2. A small campus atmosphere in a great midtown metropolitan location.
  3. Program offerings combine the strengths of the University's programs from both Norman and the Health Sciences Center to create unique opportunities and meet the needs of the Tulsa region.
  4. Our employees make a difference in the Tulsa community through strong campus-community partnerships in community projects and volunteer opportunities.
  5. Campus-wide employee wellness initiative with an employee health center and healthy campus program.
  6. Free, on-site fitness center for employees.
  7. Administration invites input and feedback and has an open-door policy.
  8. Great opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration.
  9. Nationally recognized academic programs from traditional university offerings to health sciences.
  10. Great shopping, restaurants and entertainment located close to campus.