Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (limited term):
Race and Religion
Elon University invites applications for a one-year limited term
assistant professor position in Religious Studies, specializing in
Race and Religion. The applicant should have teaching experience,
and should hold a Ph.D. in Religious Studies or Religious Ethics or
have ABD status. This position begins in August 2022 and entails
teaching six courses over the course of the 2022-2023 academic
year. Courses may include “Religion, Race, and Resistance” (REL
1280), “Religion in a Global Context” (REL 1000), and other courses
related to the candidate’s expertise.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled. To apply, attach the following materials in
an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, preferably as a
single PDF document.
- Cover letter. Use a maximum of 2 pages. Briefly
describe qualifications, interest in the position, and any other
information relevant to the position.
- Syllabi. Please include 1-2 sample syllabi, for
classes you have taught or would be interested in teaching.
- List of 2-3 references. For each reference, list
name, position, email address, and phone number. Do not
submit reference letters.
Any questions about this position should be directed to Dr.
Toddie Peters, Chair of the Search Committee, via email: email@example.com.
Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive
institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty
and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based
residential campus. To learn more about Elon, please visit www.elon.edu. Elon University is an equal
opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and
student body and welcomes all applicants.