Part-Time Faculty, Religious Studies

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Part-Time Faculty, Religious Studies

Full-time Faculty Positions
Full-time faculty positions will be posted on a per-opening basis. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Applicants will be evaluated at the college/school level for the position which they are submitting an application. Unless noted by a close date, positions will remain open until they are filled. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

Part-time Faculty Opportunities
DePaul University invites expressions of interest for a pool of qualified Part Time Faculty to teach courses in a variety of disciplines across all 10 colleges and schools. Individuals may enter expressions of interest by submitting their credentials to any posting for which they are qualified to teach. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Screening of individuals in the pool is ongoing, depending on curricular need and funding. Individuals will be contacted by the department if they reach the finalist stage for teaching a particular course or set of courses. The pool will remain in place until the closing date specified in the posting details; those interested in remaining in the pool beyond that time must resubmit. All individuals in the pool will be notified by email when the posting is closed.


DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws. A copy of DePaul University's Safety and Security Information Report and Fire Safety Report is available upon request. The report includes statistics about crimes that occurred on campus and public property immediately adjacent to campus. The report includes institutional policies concerning campus security, sexual assault and other matters. It also includes fire statistics, fire safety practices and standards of the institution. A copy of this report can be obtained by contacting the Crime Prevention Office at 773-325-7775 or by visiting the DePaul Public Safety website at

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Please see Special Instructions for more details. This posting is for the following Religious Studies areas:-African Religious Traditions-American Religious Traditions-Buddhism-Christianity-Ethics (Business, Medical, Comparative, Etc.)-Hinduism-Indigenous Religious Traditions-Islam-Judaism-Latino/a Religious Traditions-Taoism Posting Details

Classification Information

Rank Adjunct (Non-tenure Track) Position / Posting Information

This pool will close on the date specified in the Close Date field. You will be notified of the closing by email. If you would like to remain in the pool after that time, you will need to resubmit to the new pool posting at:

College/School College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Responsibilities

The Department of Religious Studies within the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at DePaul University invites expressions of interest in part-time faculty teaching opportunities. Part-time teaching opportunities are available throughout the academic year. Applicants with expertise that matches course scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter and the department will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Courses are not guaranteed; however the Department does its best to give ample notice about available courses and potential course cancellations.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree in the Humanities or Social Sciences.

Preferred Qualifications Posting Number Part-time Faculty 031Posting Special Instructions to Applicants

This posting is for the following Religious Studies areas:
-African Religious Traditions
-American Religious Traditions
-Ethics (Business, Medical, Comparative, Etc.)
-Indigenous Religious Traditions
-Latino/a Religious Traditions

Close Date 06/30/2019 Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's Degree in the Humanities or Social Sciences?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is your Master's Degree in?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please indicate if you a Ph.D. (or other Terminal Degree) or if you are currently enrolled in one.
    • No, I do not have a Ph.D. (or other Terminal Degree) and I am not enrolled in a program.
    • I am currently enrolled in a Ph.D. (or other Terminal Degree) program.
    • Yes, I have a Ph.D. (or other Terminal Degree)
  4. What is your Ph.D. (or other Terminal Degree) in?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please indicate your experience in teaching at the collegiate level.
    • 0 years teaching at the collegiate level
    • 1-2 years teaching at the collegiate level
    • 3-4 years teaching at the collegiate level
    • 5+ years teaching at the collegiate level




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Posted: 12/28/2018
Application Due: 6/30/2019
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