Hillsdale College, an independent, four-year, Christian
institution with a traditional liberal arts curriculum, invites
applications for an open-rank, tenure-track position in theology
beginning August 2022. The successful candidate will offer three
classes a semester, which includes one to two sections of the core
“Western Theological Tradition” course. Preference will be given to
candidates with expertise in Reformation and early modern theology
who can teach with sensitivity a survey course spanning from 1500
to the present day, as well as a course in 16th-cent. theology, in
a nonsectarian setting. Faculty are expected to display
excellence in teaching, dedication to the College’s mission, and a
commitment to scholarship, all in a growing, collegial department.
Ph.D. required by time of employment.
Complete applications must include the following documents: (1)
a cover letter that demonstrates suitability for the position and
enthusiasm for undergraduate teaching; (2) a statement expressing
well-defined research interests and professional goals; (3) a
detailed response to the College’s Mission Statement (www.hillsdale.edu/about/mission)
that illustrates the candidate’s ability to teach in light of its
commitments; (4) a curriculum vitae; (5) three recent letters of
recommendation; (6) graduate transcripts; (7) a teaching portfolio
(including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, and
evaluations); and (8) a writing sample. The search committee will
begin reviewing complete applications on December 1, 2021.