Visiting Assistant Professor, Religious Studies
Winter Park, FLThe Department of Religion and Philosophy at Rollins College, a comprehensive liberal arts institution in Winter Park, Florida, invites applications for a 2 year visiting position in Religious Studies, with the possibility of renewal. This full-time visiting assistant professor position will begin in August 2013.
We are seeking a teacher/scholar with academic training in Christianity, who could also offer a variety of courses, which might include New Testament, Religion in America, Religious Ethics, Religion and Literature, Women and Religion, Religion and Science, or an introduction to Islam.
Responsibilities: the expected teaching load for this position is six courses, distributed over a two-term academic year.
Qualifications: Ph.D. or ABD in Religious Studies with a commitment to a broad-based liberal arts education.
Please upload the following materials merged together as follows:
(1) A cover letter;
(2) A curriculum vita;
(3) Writing sample;
(4) Three letters of recommendation; and
(5) Teaching portfolio (including a teaching statement, areas of teaching interest, syllabi, and teaching evaluations)
Review of applications will begin Fall 2012, and continue until the position is filled.
Interested applicants must apply online via the College's employment website: www.rollinsjobs.com.
Founded in 1885, Rollins is an independent, comprehensive, liberal arts college. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and for its unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation's most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. Rollins enrolls approximately 3,200 students in diverse degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Rollins ranks number one among 128 Southern master's-level universities in the annual rankings of "America's Best Colleges," released by U.S. News & World Report.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply.