Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

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Position Information

Position Information

Present Position Number F0806W Role Title Assistant Professor/9-Mth Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Position Summary

The Religious Studies Department at William & Mary invites applications for a one-year, non-tenure-track, visiting position that will begin August 10, 2019. We seek an individual with expertise in Religion in North America, with a focus on one or more of the following subfields: gender and sexuality, religion and immigration, African-American religions, Caribbean religions, Latinx religions, and/or Native American religions. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher and will have a 3-3 teaching load.

Required Qualifications

A Master’s degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications

A Ph.D. or ABD is preferred at the time appointment begins (August 10, 2019).

Department Religion - 3KD700 Location William & Mary Job Open Date 02/19/2019 Review Begin Date 03/19/2019 Job Close Date Open Until Filled No Job Category Instructional Faculty Special Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter including statement of research and teaching interests, and teaching evaluations. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference.
For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, March 19, 2019. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed and the position will remain open until filled.
Information on the degree programs in the Religious Studies Department may be found at

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Required Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc
Optional Documents
  1. Research Statement
  2. Teaching Statement




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Posted: 2/20/2019
Application Due: 7/21/2019
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