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Job Opening: Azusa Pacific University

 Honors College Full-time Faculty (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor)

The Honors College seeks a full-time faculty person with scholarly expertise in Old Testament/Biblical Studies to teach in a Humanities Great Texts program.
The Honors College telos is to liberally educate the next generation of intellectually-gifted Christian leaders. The recently designed curriculum features "high-impact" practices that foster student engagement and improve learning, including a common, interconnected curriculum, a strong first-year experience, engagement with life's big questions, rigorous writing-intensive classes, flipped classrooms, and a capstone experience. The Honors College intends to produce scholarly disciples, equipped and worthy to assume positions of influence, having grown in wisdom, virtue, faith, and eloquence. Faculty members in the Honors College are generalists who team-teach multiple courses. This faculty position must contribute to an integrated core texts humanities program as an Old Testament specialist with a competence in the history of ideas.

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Job Opening: St. Ambrose University

Assistant Professor of Theology (tenure track)

The Department of Theology at St. Ambrose University invites applications for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level to begin in August 2018. We welcome candidates in the Roman Catholic tradition with expertise in systematic theology and/or historical theology. Ph.D. is preferred, but ABD candidates will be considered. The successful candidate will be committed to teaching excellence (occasionally in alternative delivery formats), scholarship, and service.

Initial interviews will be held at the SBL/AAR meeting in Boston in November or by phone. For consideration, please have materials submitted by October 27. St. Ambrose University is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts. An institution of 3,000 graduate and undergraduate students, the University's Core Values include: Catholicity, Integrity, the Liberal Arts, Life-Long Learning, and Diversity. See www.sau.edu for further information.

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to director of human resources, St. Ambrose University, 518 West Locust Street, Davenport, IA 52803, AA/EO


Job Opening: St. Patrick's Seminary & University

Open Rank Professor of Sacred Scripture (Assistant, Associate, or Full) – 2 positions available

St. Patrick's Seminary & University (STPSU) invites applications for two full-time, continuing positions in the Sacred Scripture Department (open rank) beginning in Fall 2018. One candidate specializing in Old Testament and one candidate specializing in New Testament will be hired. STPSU is the Roman Catholic Seminary of the Archdiocese of San Francisco; candidates for the position must support the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and the seminary's mission to prepare men for the priesthood.

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Job Opening: College of the Holy Cross

Old Testament/Hebrew Bible (Full-Time, Tenure-Track)(Black/Womanist Scholarship)

TThe Department of Religious Studies at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment to begin in August 2018, in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament. We particularly welcome candidates with contemporary methodological frameworks such as post-colonial, ecological, critical race theory, or feminist approaches. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching at the introductory and advanced levels as well as scholarly achievement. Ph.D. required.

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Job Opening: The University of San Diego

Assistant Professor of Theology and Religious Studies (Black/Womanist Scholarship)

The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of San Diego announces a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek a teacher-scholar with expertise in Black/Womanist scholarship. The candidate's area of specialization should be theology, biblical interpretation, theological ethics, church history, or religious studies. In addition to their specialization, ideal candidates will be conversant with religion and culture; religion and race; religion and gender/queer theory; religion and politics; and/or religion and peace building. We are particularly interested in a scholar whose teaching and research will advance the interests of African Americans and communities of color. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory courses as well as upper-division courses in the area(s) of specialization, and may include courses that fulfill the Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice requirement in our newly revised core curriculum.

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