The College of Arts and Sciences of Our Lady of the Lake
University (OLLU; website: www.ollusa.edu) seeks a full-time,
tenure-track assistant professor for its Theology and Spiritual
Action Program to begin in the fall of 2020. OLLU, located near
beautiful downtown San Antonio, is a Catholic university sponsored
by the Congregation of Divine Providence. The University is a
Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) of approximately 3,100 students
with additional learning sites in Houston and the Rio Grande
Valley. The Theology and Spiritual Action Program reflects OLLU’s
sponsorship and history by engaging the cultural context of its
student demographic and by providing a unique, vital contribution
to the University’s identity. Housed in the Department of
Humanities and Social Sciences, the Program offers a BA and minor
and serves the University by offering distribution requirements in
its general-education program. The successful candidate will be
committed to the mission of OLLU, to excellent teaching, and to
developing this Program.
- Demonstrated potential in teaching and scholarship;
- Research doctorate in Theology (Ph.D., S.T.D., Th.D.);
- Enthusiasm for connecting theology to Hispanic experience(s)
and first-generation college students, both majors and
- Deep commitment to the Catholic, Congregation of Divine
Providence identity of the University;
- Willingness and capability to serve as Theology and Spiritual
Action program head; and
- Interest in designing online course content and employing
For consideration, apply online at https://ollusa.interviewexchange.com.
Please complete the online Application for Academic Employment and
attach the following: letter of interest, curriculum vitae,
unofficial copies of all graduate transcripts, and a list of three
professional references. All materials above must be submitted
together and at one time. Incomplete applications will not be
considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and
continue through March 15, 2020.
Applicants may contact Dr. Bill Brownsberger, Dean, College of
Arts and Sciences, at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions
regarding the position, the Program, or Our Lady of the Lake
Employment with Our Lady of the Lake University is contingent
upon a background investigation.
OLLU is a Catholic university that seeks to attract, develop,
and retain the highest quality faculty, staff, and administrators.
OLLU is committed to diversity and strongly encourages applications
from women and minorities. EOE.