Visiting Assistant Professor in South Asian Religions

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Position DetailsPosting ID:16067Position Title:Visiting Assistant Professor in South Asian ReligionsCategory:Non Tenure-trackDepartment:Religious StudiesDepartment URL: McKENNA COLLEGE invites applications for a one-year (2021-2022) non-tenure-track appointment as visiting assistant professor of religious studies in the field of South Asian Religions with a focus on Hinduism. The teaching load is 5 courses per year, with most courses averaging 19 students or less. Procedures
and Timetable:Applicants should have completed the Ph.D. by the time of appointment, although those who are ABD will be considered. Applications should include a CV, cover letter, three letters of recommendation, one writing sample, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Please upload electronic copies of all materials to: Applications must be received by April 1, 2021, to ensure full consideration. Preliminary interviews will be conducted via zoom in April and will continue until the position is filled.

CMC is a highly selective undergraduate institution ranked among the top liberal arts colleges nationally. CMC is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which also include Pomona, Scripps, Pitzer, Harvey Mudd, the Claremont Graduate University, and the Keck Graduate Institute for Applied Science. Collectively, The Claremont Colleges constitute an academic community of 6,000 students. Claremont is located 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles.

Claremont McKenna College is an equal opportunity employer. Claremont McKenna College hires and promotes individuals on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, or sexual orientation. Inquiries may be directed to the Director for Human Resources, 528 N. Mills Avenue (West), Claremont, California 91711-4015, (909) 621-8490.




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Posted: 2/28/2021
Application Due: 5/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time