Assistant Professor of Theology & Religious Studies

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St. Norbert College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Theology and Religious Studies at the rank of assistant professor.  Ph.D. required. Start August 2019. Specialization in Christian Ethics with emphasis in social ethics and a secondary competence in ecclesiology. Commitment to undergraduate teaching is essential, including Theology and Religious Studies courses in the Core Curriculum. This position includes regular teaching in the Master of Theological Studies Program.

Course load of three classes per semester. In addition to teaching, the responsibilities of this position include an active program of scholarship, student advising, service on college committees, and other typical collegial duties. More information is available at the Theology and Religious Studies web page, and in particular its relation to the mission of the college.

St. Norbert College, a Catholic institution rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College's mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community. Please see the College Mission Statement,

The Green Bay metropolitan area offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, growing communities with modern and historical housing options, top tier schools, and world-class healthcare. Northeast Wisconsin is home to Fortune 500 companies, as well as thriving start-ups, and is served by its own international airport. For additional information, visit                  

Applications must be received by October 15.  Dossiers for applicants should include an application letter, curriculum vitae, a list of references with contact information, and a list of the candidate’s graduate courses.  Please send dossiers to: Dr. Paul Johnson, Associate Dean of Humanities, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant St, De Pere, WI 54115-2099. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to [email protected], addressed to Dr. Paul Johnson.

Preliminary interviews of selected applicants will be conducted at the AAR/SBL meeting in Denver.                       

St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of our people, ideas and talents.  We welcome individuals with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills to join our college community in our pursuit of inclusion and excellence.  Applications by members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.   




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Posted: 8/28/2018
Application Due: 10/27/2018
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