Tenure-track: Assistant Professor
The Department of Theology at Providence College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level commencing Fall 2019. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. or S.T.D. in Biblical Studies with a concentration in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament from an accredited institution, and demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching, the ability to establish a scholarly research program, and a willingness to be active in service to the college and community. Successful candidates will possess the competence to relate biblical themes to issues in contemporary Christian theology. Expertise in post-Biblical Judaism is desirable. Ability and willingness to teach in our Development of Western Civilization program is required. Candidates must submit on-line a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcript(s), and the names and email addresses of three reference providers who can submit letters of recommendation. Application instructions are available on the College website at: https://careers.providence.edu.
The application deadline is Friday, October 19, 2018. Providence College is a Roman Catholic four-year liberal arts institution conducted under the auspices of the Dominican Friars and seeks candidates who can affirm and contribute to its Dominican and Catholic mission. Providence College is committed to upholding an academic culture and campus community that attracts and supports the development of a diverse faculty reflecting the global environment in which we live and work, and we welcome applicants with experience teaching and mentoring students from a range of social, cultural, and economic backgrounds. An AA/EOE, the College especially encourages the applications of women and persons of color.