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Job Opening: Boston College / New Testament Abstracts

Assistant Editor, School of Theology Ministry

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,100 full-time undergraduates and 4,700 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities and a member of the Association of Research Universities, Boston College has 752 full-time and 1,080 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $886 million, and an endowment ofapproximately $2 billion.

Job Description
Contributes to the general editorial functions (as directed by the Editor), principally the selection, composition, editing, and publication of the content of New Testament Abstracts. A majority of this role consists of scholarly content creation. To this end, the incumbent works with the Editor to monitor all publications, books and journals, relevant to the modern discipline of New Testament studies. In addition to the biblical materials, the field consists of Jewish and Hellenistic / Greco-Roman history, literature, culture, religion, etc., generally from the time of Alexander the Great to Constantine. It also includes various related sub-disciplines, such as archeology, Rabbinic Judaism, the Dead Sea scrolls, and Gnosticism, as well as modern hermeneutical and literary, anthropological, social-scientific methods and theories and the like. This constant survey of the field assumes the ability to read and make determinations about scholarly work in various modern languages (most frequently, apart from English, this means German, French, Italian, and Spanish). With the proper credentials, there is an opportunity for the Assistant Editor to teach (up to one course per semester) at the School of Theology and Ministry.

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Job Opening: ATLA

The Lead Metadata Analyst will be responsible for enhancing content to support the discovery of religious and theological scholarship. Your current focus will be the completion of enhanced indexing for journal content, oversight of the day-to-day workflow for ATLA CPLI™, and support of remote indexer-analysts. You will be joining a team laying the groundwork for providing leadership in the digital humanities via new solutions for data mining and new offerings containing streaming audio and video content. For this role, you'll need a master's degree, M. Div., or at least 2 years of graduate work in Roman Catholic theology.
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Job Opening: St. Mary's University

ST. MARY'S UNIVERSITY, Department of Theology, in San Antonio, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track position in New Testament at the Assistant Professor level beginning August 2014. Specialization within the New Testament is open, but the department seeks candidates willing to engage both theological interpretations of Scripture and contemporary currents in biblical scholarship. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in both research and teaching. Ordinary course load is 12 hours per semester, and includes teaching a variety of New Testament courses on the undergraduate level and in the department’s M.A. program. Consistent with the University's mission, candidates should be able to teach in the Catholic theological tradition, including introductory theology and capstone courses within the St. Mary's Core Curriculum. Additionally, candidates should be willing to contribute to the extended communities of the University and the church in the Southwest.

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Job Opening: St. Marks' College / Corpus Christi College

St. Mark’s College, an affiliated college of The University of British Columbia (UBC), and Corpus Christi College are conducting an extensive international search for a Principal and President, to take office July 2014, and invite expressions of interest, applications and nominations.

Located on the Vancouver campus of UBC, St. Mark’s College and Corpus Christi College comprise one community committed to preparing students to integrate and synthesize faith and reason to serve humanity better. Together, St. Mark’s and Corpus Christi are a centre of excellence for undergraduate and graduate Catholic education on Canada’s west coast.

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Job Opening: University of Mary

The University of Mary invites applications for a full-time position in the Department of Theology, to begin fall 2014. Rank and area of theological specialization are open; Ph.D. (or equivalent, e.g., Th.D., S.T.D.) is required by time of employment. Applicants should excel in teaching at the undergraduate level and possess the ability to teach broadly among the theological disciplines while having an active research agenda. The successful candidate will be expected to seek and receive the mandatum from the Ordinary of the Diocese of Bismarck and demonstrate a willingness to support the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission and identity of the University of Mary (see www.umary.edu/about/mission/missionidentity.php).

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