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Lecturer in Comparative Theology

Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, MD 21210
  • Job Code
    118975540
THE DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY AT LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND invites applications for a one-year lecturer position to begin in August 2020 in the area of Theology, Historical Theology, Bible, or Ethics/Moral Theology. The person hired for this position will be expected to teach four courses per semester, including the introduction to (Christian) Theology (a basic introduction to Christian Theology required of all students) as well as offerings in their specialization at the undergraduate level. Some service within the department and/or university, is also expected, such as serving on a committee, advising students, or serving as advisor to a student group.Required Qualifications: (1) an earned doctorate (Ph.D.); (2) strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, including an appreciation of or engagement in high-impact teaching practices; (3) the ability to create a sense of inclusion and belonging in the classroom, and to infuse multicultural content into course material as appropriate; (4) ability to contribute to the educational mission of Jesuit higher education.Preferred Qualifications: (1) experience and demonstrated success in teaching undergraduate students; (2) ability to do comparative theological work in original language(s). University Description: Loyola University Maryland is a dynamic, highly selective, Jesuit Catholic university in the liberal arts tradition committed to inspiring students to lead, learn and serve in a diverse and changing world. It is highly ranked among the leading independent, comprehensive universities in the northeastern United States. Committed to intellectual excellence, diversity and social justice, the University enrolls over 4,000 students in its undergraduate program and more than 3,000 students in its graduate programs. The Theology Department offers courses in the undergraduate core curriculum, the undergraduate Theology major and minor, and in the Master's of Theological Studies. Faculty members also participate in the University-wide Honors Program, Peace and Justice Studies Minor, Catholic Studies Program, and Global Studies Major.Diversity Statement: Loyola University Maryland strongly values the benefits that diversity brings to the workplace, and is committed to creating and promoting a community that recognizes the inherent value and dignity of each person (https://www.loyola.edu/about/mission). The Department seeks a broad spectrum of candidates, including women, people of color, and people with different religious, sexual orientation and ability backgrounds, who appreciate, respect, and can actively contribute to the university's Jesuit mission and the values of the department. For more information about the Department's commitment to diversity, visit https://www.loyola.edu/home/academics/psychology/diversity-statementHow to Apply: For more information about this position or to apply, please go to https://careers.loyola.edu. You will be asked to submit 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vita, 3) copies of official graduate transcripts, 4) two or three letters of reference, at least one of which addresses the candidate's teaching abilities. At the interview stage, candidates will be required to submit a statement of teaching philosophy that explicitly addresses how they will contribute to Loyola's mission and vision. For more information please visit: https://www.loyola.edu/department/academic-affairs/resources/information-faculty-applicants

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THE DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY AT LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND invites applications for a one-year lecturer position to begin in August 2020 in the area of Theology, Historical Theology, Bible, or Ethics/Moral Theology. The person hired for this position will be expected to teach four courses per semester, including the introduction to (Christian) Theology (a basic introduction to Christian Theology required of all students) as well as offerings in their specialization at the undergraduate level. Some service within the department and/or university, is also expected, such as serving on a committee, advising students, or serving as advisor to a student group.Required Qualifications: (1) an earned doctorate (Ph.D.); (2) strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, including an appreciation of or engagement in high-impact teaching practices; (3) the ability to create a sense of inclusion and belonging in the classroom, and to infuse multicultural content into course material as appropriate; (4) ability to contribute to the educational mission of Jesuit higher education.Preferred Qualifications: (1) experience and demonstrated success in teaching undergraduate students; (2) ability to do comparative theological work in original language(s). University Description: Loyola University Maryland is a dynamic, highly selective, Jesuit Catholic university in the liberal arts tradition committed to inspiring students to lead, learn and serve in a diverse and changing world. It is highly ranked among the leading independent, comprehensive universities in the northeastern United States. Committed to intellectual excellence, diversity and social justice, the University enrolls over 4,000 students in its undergraduate program and more than 3,000 students in its graduate programs. The Theology Department offers courses in the undergraduate core curriculum, the undergraduate Theology major and minor, and in the Master's of Theological Studies. Faculty members also participate in the University-wide Honors Program, Peace and Justice Studies Minor, Catholic Studies Program, and Global Studies Major.Diversity Statement: Loyola University Maryland strongly values the benefits that diversity brings to the workplace, and is committed to creating and promoting a community that recognizes the inherent value and dignity of each person (https://www.loyola.edu/about/mission). The Department seeks a broad spectrum of candidates, including women, people of color, and people with different religious, sexual orientation and ability backgrounds, who appreciate, respect, and can actively contribute to the university's Jesuit mission and the values of the department. For more information about the Department's commitment to diversity, visit https://www.loyola.edu/home/academics/psychology/diversity-statementHow to Apply: For more information about this position or to apply, please go to https://careers.loyola.edu. You will be asked to submit 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vita, 3) copies of official graduate transcripts, 4) two or three letters of reference, at least one of which addresses the candidate's teaching abilities. At the interview stage, candidates will be required to submit a statement of teaching philosophy that explicitly addresses how they will contribute to Loyola's mission and vision. For more information please visit: https://www.loyola.edu/department/academic-affairs/resources/information-faculty-applicants <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/KMdG2ofLGPDRipG7iLAjM"> <p>PI118975540</p>
Posted: 2020-03-12 Expires: 2020-04-12

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