Assistant or Associate Professor - Centre College
Centre College invites applications for an entry level tenure track position in Religion with a specialty in Islam. The ideal candidate will have a firm grounding in the academic study of Islam in the context of religious studies, and a nuanced understanding of how Islam has interacted with other religious traditions. Candidates must demonstrate ability and dedication to teach at the undergraduate level, and be ready and willing to assist in the development and teaching of a course on the ‘Western’ religious traditions (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, et.al.). Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered.
Centre College is a highly selective liberal arts college of more than1,200 students, listed by U.S. News in the top fifty liberal arts colleges. Classes are small; academic standards are high. For more information, visit www.centre.edu.
To apply, please submit by post (no email applications): letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, materials demonstrating teaching effectiveness, three letters of recommendation, CV, and transcripts to: Dean Stephanie Fabritius, Centre College, 600 W. Walnut St., Danville, KY 40422. Review of applications begins October 1, 2010. Preliminary interviews will be held at AAR in Atlanta.