Faculty Position in Catholic Theological Ethics
Catholic Theological Union; Chicago, IL
Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, invites applications for a full time faculty position in Catholic Theological Ethics, preferably with a specialization in medical and sexual ethics, and /or related ethics areas. CTU offers a variety of programs, including D. Min., M.A., M.Div., and M.A.P.S. degrees.
Applicants are expected to have an excellent reputation as a teacher and a commitment to scholarly and popular publishing. Applicants should have an ability to teach and interact cross culturally with persons and theological perspectives other than those of the European or U.S. contexts. The starting date is spring 2013. Responsibilities will include: teaching courses in medical and sexual ethics, the core curriculum ethics course, and teaching on-line courses. Other duties include student advising, administering comprehensive examinations, directing M.A. and D. Min. theses.
Catholic Theological Union (CTU) is the largest Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry in the United States with a diverse and international student body. CTU is sponsored by Roman Catholic religious institutes and societies of apostolic life, and committed to the academic, pastoral, and personal formation of students for the priesthood and a variety of other ministries in the United States and around the world. CTU is committed to theological education and scholarship within a community of faith in interaction with a living Catholic tradition, as well as ecumenical, interfaith and cross-cultural perspectives.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, current Curriculum Vitae, a statement describing their philosophy of teaching, their research interests, and three letters of recommendation to:
Professor Dawn M. Nothwehr, O.S.F.
Chair of the Search Committee
Catholic Theological Union
5401 South Cornell Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615
Review of applications will begin September 1, 2012.