Tenure-track position at rank of Assoc/Asst Professor
in Theology and Culture
The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Associate or Assistant (advanced) Professor in Theology and Culture to begin in fall 2013. The candidate’s teaching, research and publications focus on contemporary cultural theory and Catholic experience in the U .S. and/or in global contexts and its influences on the contours of Catholic theology. Particular consideration will be given to candidates whose expertise includes intercultural or interreligious dialogue, African-American or Hispanic experience.
Candidates possess an earned doctorate. Publication, research, teaching and service records should be commensurate with experience. The person who fills the position will have a rigorous research agenda, teach innovative undergraduate and graduate (MA) courses, and perform service to the Department, College and the University.
To apply, please submit all material electronically at https://jobs.villanova.edu. A complete application includes: letter of interest, current resume, writing sample, statements of teaching philosophy and research interest, and three letters of reference. Applications will be accepted until October 22, 2012. Please direct inquiries to Dr. Timothy Brunk, Chair of the Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian Order located in the culturally diverse Philadelphia metropolitan area. An AA/EEO employer, Villanova seeks a diverse faculty committed to scholarship, service, and excellent teaching who understand and support the University’s mission. For further information, visit the Department website: http://www.villanova.edu/artsci/theology.