Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious StudiesThe Department of Religious Studies invites applications for a one-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor to begin fall 2013. Candidates should be competent to teach introductory courses in religious studies in a liberal arts curriculum. Candidates should have a specialty in one of the following areas: religion and society, comparative spiritualities, or religion and the arts. Instructional load will be four courses per semester. Preference will be given to candidates who will have received their Ph.D. by September 2013 and have evidence of excellence in teaching. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.
Applicants should send letters of interest, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Joseph L. Price, Chair, Department of Religious Studies, Whittier College, 13406 E. Philadelphia St., Whittier, CA 90608. Initial inquiries are welcome through email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Whittier College is an equal opportunity employer, affirms the values and goals of diversity and strongly encourages applications from women and candidates from groups historically underrepresented in higher education.