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Assistant Professor of Catholic Theology

DeSales University
Center Valley, Pennsylvania
commensurate with experience
Date posted
Apr 12, 2024

Job Details


Teach Theology courses as part of the DeSales University education core curriculum and upper-level courses in the major of Theology, including general and specialized courses (i.e., bioethics for nursing students; scripture, world religions and interfaith/religion dialogue); area of specialty is open. Duties include teaching four courses per semester and committee work as well as providing rigorous learning experience, to invite non-majors into content and value of Theology as a distinct academic discipline, and to lean into and maximize various learning modalities. Employ pedagogical philosophy and skills to provide rigorous learning experience.


A Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Theology or related field is required; A.B.D. will be considered to meet the requirement. One-year of college teaching experience in and/or disciplinary background to teach general and specialized theology courses preferred. Demonstrated dedication to the Catholic intellectual tradition and respect the Catholic, Salesian mission of the university preferred.  Record of publication and scholarly development as demonstrable foundation for active engagement in the academic discipline of theology is preferred. 

Please send letter of application outlining your interest in and qualification for the position, curriculum vitae, three professional letters of recommendation, and photocopies of all transcripts to:


Tracy Hallman

Executive Assistant to the Provost & Academic Affairs

DeSales University

2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034-9568.

Electronic submissions should be emailed to  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

DeSales University is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled


DeSales University

DeSales is a private, four-year Catholic university for men and women administered by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales.

Our 550-acre campus is in Center Valley, Pa., 15 minutes south of Bethlehem and Allentown, Pa., 1 hour from Philadelphia, 90 minutes from Scranton and Wilkes-Barre, Pa., less than 2 hours from New York City, and 3 hours from Baltimore.

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