Visiting Assistant Professor in Theology
Faculty Posting Date: November 28, 2016
To Apply: apply.interfolio.com/39569
The Department of Theology at Duquesne University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Theology for the 2017-18 academic year.
This position is a 1-year appointment and will teach 4 undergraduate sections per semester in several course areas from the University Core Curriculum, which may include Biblical and Historical Perspectives, Theological Views of the Person, Global and Cultural Perspectives, Theological Ethics, and Faith and Reason. Both on-campus and online teaching may be required. Two to three separate course preparations may be required.
Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).
The successful candidate will have earned Ph.D. in theology, religious studies or closely related field, and proven experience in teaching undergraduates.
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
The appointment begins Fall 2017. Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Nominations and expressions of interest will be treated in confidence and must include the following materials: a cover letter; current CV; evidence of teaching effectiveness such as sample syllabi, student and peer evaluations of teaching; and the names and contact information of three references. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applications will be processed through the Interfolio system: http://apply.interfolio.com/39569. For more information, please contact Dr. Marinus Iwuchukwu (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To learn more about Duquesne University and the Department of Theology, please visit: http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/liberal-arts/academic-programs/theology.