Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
The School of Arts & Humanities at Mount St. Joseph University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor of Religious Studies. The position will begin in August of 2021.
Mount St. Joseph University is a Catholic academic community sponsored by the Sisters of Charity. Celebrating our 100th year, the Mount is committed to delivering high-quality academics, hands-on experiential learning, and personalized attention from faculty and staff that are dedicated to student success. Recently recognized as a finalist in the Cincinnati Business Courier’s 2019 Best Places to Work Competition, the Mount offers interdisciplinary liberal arts and professional curricula emphasizing values, integrity, and social responsibility. Located in Cincinnati, Ohio on the banks of the Ohio River, the Mount offers both urban and rural opportunities for recreation and living.
We seek candidates who embody our University’s mission through a commitment to service, inclusion, and social justice. Applicants must have the ability to work collegially and effectively with faculty, students, staff, administrative colleagues, alumni, and professional communities served by the unit.
We seek candidates with an appropriate Ph.D., D.Min., or are ABD with a clear plan for completion. The successful candidate will teach a broad range of undergraduate courses in our core curriculum such as Intro to Catholic Christianity, Christian Social Justice, Theological Health Care Ethics, and Women in Christianity, along with upper-level seminars for students in our Liberal Arts major. The successful candidate will also teach graduate courses in our M.A. in Religious Studies program. A strong commitment to teaching, advising, departmental citizenship, and a demonstrated program of scholarly research are required.
Completed applications are to include a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and three references.
Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the United States, without sponsorship from the University under the Immigration Reform and Control Act.
The review of applications will begin on January 11, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.
To apply, please upload a cover letter, cv, and contact information with three professional references via Paycom.
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