University of Rochester, Religion & Classics
Visiting Assistant Professor in Jewish Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of Religion and Classics at the University of Rochester invites applications for a full-time appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor in Jewish Studies. This is a one-year position (with the possibility of renewal for one additional year) anticipated to begin in August 2022. The teaching load is 3-3.
The successful applicant will be a Jewish Studies scholar, specializing in any aspect of Jewish history (with the exception of American and Hebrew Bible) who can contribute to both our “Religion/Politics/Society” and “Texts & Traditions” tracks. Ideally this candidate’s areas of interest would include Judaism in Central or Western Europe and/or Holocaust Studies. In keeping with the University’s strategic planning, a specialization in Jewish Ethics would also be welcome.
In addition to completing the on-line application, applicants should upload the following documents: 1) a letter of application explaining how the candidate meets the position requirements; 2) current CV; 3) sample syllabi; 4) course evaluations. A statement of commitment to advancing equity and fostering an inclusive and diverse community in academia is optional. Applicants should also have three letters of recommendation submitted to their online application.
Materials can be submitted through our online application system at https://www.rochester.edu/faculty-recruiting/positions/show/12842.
If assistance is needed with the application process please contact Caleb Rood at email@example.com. Candidates whose complete applications are received by March 15th will be considered for interviews, but applications will be continuously reviewed until the position is filled.
For more information about the Department of Religion and Classics and the Center for Jewish Studies, please visit the Website at https://www.sas.rochester.edu/rel/.
The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
If assistance is needed with the application process please contact Caleb Rood at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||Jewish History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Religious Studies and Theology