Visiting Faculty in Israel Studies

Charlottesville, VA
Mar 12, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Visiting Faculty in Israel Studies

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Jewish Studies Program

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-26-2017

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia's interdisciplinary program in Jewish Studies invites applicants for a one-year, non-tenure-track appointment as Visiting Faculty in Israel Studies, anticipated to begin July 25, 2018. Field of specialization within Israel Studies is open. Rank will be commensurate with rank at home institution. Duties include two undergraduate courses per semester, one public lecture, and service to the Jewish Studies Program. Review of applications begins on November 1 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must have a PhD and either a current or recent academic position at an institution of higher learning.

To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (, and apply to posting number 0621707. Please electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, one sample of scholarly writing, and the names, emails, and phone information for three professional references.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Daniel Lefkowitz at Questions regarding the Jewish Studies Program at the University of Virginia can be directed to Gabriel Finder at

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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