Washington University in St. Louis, John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS, John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics, invites applications and nominations across the humanities and social sciences for the position of Associate Director, to begin as early as May 1, 2013. The Associate Director will report to the Center Director. Duties include scholarly and public events planning; administration of the Center’s undergraduate minor and advising our students; teaching one course per year; review of annual postdoctoral and dissertation fellowship applications; occasional public speaking and fundraising; and participation in regular Center events and meetings. Ph.D. required, along with depth of interest and scholarly expertise in the study of American religion; ability to help conceptualize conferences and other events; expertise in reading fellowship applications and discerning strong scholarly projects; successful teaching experience; excellent people skills; excellent writing and editing skills; and computer capabilities. Grant writing experience helpful but not required. Should be able to work with minimal supervision as well as collaboratively with a variety of constituents. Applications from women and members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged. Washington University is an equal opportunity employer committed to affirmative action. Send a letter of application, along with supplemental materials (curriculum vitae, 3 letters of reference, and a writing sample) to: Professor R. Marie Griffith, Director, John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics, Washington University in St. Louis, Campus Box 1066, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis MO 63130; or email materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on March 15, 2013, and will continue doing so until the search is complete. For more information about the Danforth Center, see http://rap.wustl.edu/ .
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|Primary Category:||Religious Studies and Theology
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies