Trinity College Dublin
Assistant Professor in Early Christianity (5 year contract)Applications are invited for a five year appointment based in the Department of Religions and Theology, within the Confederal School of Religions, Theology and Ecumenics, from candidates with a Ph.D. in the field of Early Christianity.
Applicants should have expertise in New Testament Studies and in the cultural and philosophical contexts of its reception in late antiquity up to the early third century. The ability to teach and research in original languages from the period is highly desirable.
Obligations will include teaching and supervision from undergraduate to postgraduate levels as well as sharing in the administrative duties in the life of the Department and the School. The successful candidate will have a track record in, and current plan for, research at the intersection of biblical and religious studies, antique philosophy and theology, and show evidence of creative and effective teaching.
Further information for this position can be obtained at: www.tcd.ie/hr/vacancies
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is
12 Noon, Friday, March 1, 2013.
Further information on the Department and the School can be found on the websites,