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Job Opening: Biblical Archaeology Society

Special Projects Assistant

Location: Washington, DC

Organization Description: The Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) was founded in 1974 as a nonprofit, nondenominational, educational organization dedicated to the dissemination of information about archaeology in the Bible lands. BAS educates the public about archaeology and the Bible through its bi-monthly magazine, Biblical Archaeology Review, an award-winning web site www.biblicalarchaeology.org, books and multimedia products (DVDs, CD-ROMs and videos), and tours and seminars. Our readers rely on us to present the latest that scholarship has to offer in a fair and accessible manner. BAS serves as an important authority and as an invaluable source of reliable information.

Job Description: The special project assistant works closely with the team leader on various merchandise products, including but not limited to the Digging Deeper series, video sets and our YouTube channel, and our digital archive. Duties span the gamut from minor writing and editing tasks to clerical assistance. The position requires that one be able to focus on a task, but also be able to multi-task and shift gears as needed.
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Job Opening: Divine Word College, IA

Chair, Department of Theology and Philosophy

Divine Word College, A Roman Catholic Seminary College located in Epworth, IA, invites applications for a Department Chair position in Theology & Philosophy to begin August 2015. We seek a Catholic theologian with a proven record of teaching, serious commitment to scholarship, and some administrative experience. The Department of Theology & Philosophy offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theology and Religious Studies, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, an Associate of Arts degree in Theology and Religious Studies, and a minor in Philosophy. Faculty in the Department also contribute courses toward the College's core curriculum.

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Job Opening: Notre Dame Seminary and Graduate School of Theology

Scripture (full-time)

Notre Dame Seminary and Graduate School of Theology seeks applications for a full-time position (3-3 teaching load) in Scripture starting August 2015. The successful candidate will possess a doctorate in Old Testament. Applicants with a doctorate in New Testament will also be considered. Candidates should be prepared to teach Scripture to seminarians and lay students at the master's level in fidelity to the Church's
magisterium. Review of applications will begin on April 1st and will continue until the position is filled.
Salary commensurate with experience. Please send a letter of application, c.v., names of references/contact info, and one writing sample (e.g. article, dissertation/book chapter) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Recent Job Openings

The following recent announcements of faculty or administrative positions may be of interest to CBA members:

  • Divine Word College: Epworth, IA (Chair)
  • Notre Dame Seminary and Graduate School of Theology: New Orleans, LA (full-time)

For more info, see this website's section on Job Openings.

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