University of Texas - Austin, Religious Studies
Tenure-track Assistant Professor, gender/sexuality and/or race/ethnicity in any region of the world
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Texas at Austin invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Religious Studies gender/sexuality and/or race/ethnicity in any region of the world. Our ideal candidate will be a scholar with a research focus on interdisciplinary, comparative or transnational research agenda. This position will contribute to the undergraduate and graduate programs in Religious Studies. The position will be based in the Department of Religious Studies with teaching responsibilities in Religious Studies.The teaching load is 2/2 and the position will begin in August 2020. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.
The Department of Religious Studies is committed to diversity through research, teaching, mentoring, and community engagement.
The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in hand by August 15, 2020 should demonstrate potential for a successful publishing and research trajectory, and should have a solid record as an effective classroom teacher or a teaching philosophy helping to ensure success in the classroom. Applicants to this position should demonstrate ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Religious Studies.
We expect the successful candidate to develop strong research and publishing programs; to direct dissertations, MA reports, and honors theses; to advise students working in Religious Studies; and exhibit a commitment to service to the department, college, and university.
To apply for the position, please submit a letter of interest that includes a description of current and planned research; a curriculum vitae; a writing sample; a teaching portfolio that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample syllabus, and a list of courses taught with a summary of teaching evaluations, if applicable, along with the names and contact information of three references to Interfolio. Please send questions to Chad Seales, Chair of the Search Committee at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin 9 a.m. EST on October 28, 2019. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, applications received after 9 a.m. EST on October 28th may not receive full consideration. A background check will be conducted for the successful candidate.
Please send questions to Chad Seales, Chair of the Search Committee at: email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||Religious Studies and Theology
|Secondary Categories:||Ethnic History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality