The Religious Studies Program at Alma College invites applications for an adjunct position in religious studies beginning August 2021.
Qualifications: A Ph.D. or ABD in Religious Studies is preferred. The program would consider an M.A. with relevant teaching experience. Applicants should enjoy teaching and demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education.
Teaching Responsibilities: The successful applicant will teach classes in person during our 14-week semesters. Teaching responsibilities will include a range of courses in religious studies (not more than 2 per term). For the fall term, one foundational course is scheduled, along with a topics course the subject of which can be determined in consultation with the program director.
Application: Applicants should submit the following materials: letter of application, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a curriculum vitae to Megan Brown, Executive Assistant to the Provost at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate Liberal Arts College committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body.
Alma College recognizes that we are all transformed when we celebrate and value the varied identities backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives in our campus community. We are committed to recognizing and removing barriers to success and providing equitable access to opportunities through education and advocacy. In our increasingly diverse campus and world, we pledge to create a climate where everyone is safe and free to grow intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally.
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