Davidson College, Religion
Assistant Professor, Religions of East Asia
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
The DAVIDSON COLLEGE Department of Religion invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Religions of East Asia, to begin August 1, 2014. Qualifications for this position include a Ph.D., an ability to teach introductory and advanced courses in the religions of East Asia, familiarity with the methods and perspectives of religious studies, and willingness to participate in interdisciplinary ventures of the department and college.
Davidson is a highly-selective, independent liberal arts college in Davidson, North Carolina, close to the city of Charlotte. The College has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked among the top liberal arts colleges in the country. Davidson faculty enjoy a low faculty-student ratio, as well as an environment that honors excellence in teaching and offers support for research. Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college's mission.
Applicants should visit the college employment Web site at https://jobs.davidson.edu to begin the application process, which will include the electronic submission of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy. The electronic process will also include means for the submission of graduate school transcripts and three letters of recommendation. Applications received after October 31 may not receive full consideration. Preliminary interviews will be held at the American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature conference in Baltimore, Nov. 23-26. Inquiries about the position may be directed to H. Gregory Snyder, Chair of the Religion Department (firstname.lastname@example.org).
H. Gregory Snyder
Chair, Religion Department
|Primary Category:||Religious Studies and Theology
|Secondary Categories:||East Asian History / Studies