Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a part-time position of Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor of Christian Tradition in the Department of Religion to begin September 1, 2013.
We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate or who have achieved ABD status, but will consider candidates currently enrolled in a terminal degree program. We encourage candidates to describe their experience with a variety of teaching methods. Primary responsibilities will include three sections of an introductory course that meets the College's graduation requirement for a course substantially (but not limited to) in the Christian tradition. The ideal candidate will be able to teach Religion in America, but Introduction to Christian Thought, Introduction to Bible, and Faith, Religion, and Culture will also be considered. See the college catalog for course descriptions: www.gustavus.edu/general_catalog/current/religion. The ability to include global and international perspectives in the course is also desirable. The classes have already been scheduled for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
To apply, send letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (photocopies acceptable), and three letters of professional recommendation to:
Dr. Garrett Paul
c/o Janine Genelin
Gustavus Adolphus College
800 W College Ave
Saint Peter, MN 56082-1498
Application information is also available at: www.gustavus.edu/jobs. For more details, contact Dr. Garrett Paul at 507-933-7471 or email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Gustavus Adolphus College is a coeducational, private, Lutheran (ELCA), residential, national liberal arts college of 2500 students.