Catholic Theological Society of America

Catholic Theological Society of America

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Tenure-track, Assistant Professor Position in Social Ethics
Union Theological Seminary, New York, NY

Union Theological Seminary seeks applicants for a tenure- track position in Social Ethics at the rank of assistant professor. The position provides opportunities for teaching a range of required and elective courses in the M.Div. and M.A. curriculum as well as doctoral level courses and advisement of students.


  1. A Ph.D. degree in Ethics with demonstrated competence in personal or social ethics. A specialized focus on sexual ethics, and ethical issues in LGTBQ studies is key to this position and the applicant must show teaching experience in this area.

  2. A demonstrated competence for excellence in teaching, significant scholarly research, and publication.

  3. Willingness to participate collaboratively and creatively with colleagues across disciplines to support the seminary’s commitment to ministerial formation.

  4. Support of the seminary’s commitment to inclusiveness, social-ecological justice, and interreligious collaboration

Union Theological Seminary, an equal opportunity employer, seeks a racially diverse, broadly representative faculty that is sensitive to cross cultural issues.

Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, transcripts, and arrange to have three letters of recommendations sent to:

Dr. Daisy L. Machado
Dean of Academic Affairs
Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway
New York, New York 10027

To ensure full consideration, complete application materials must be submitted by September 15, 2012.

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.




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