Associate or Full Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Religion & Human Rights) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
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Department of Religion & Center for the Advancement of Human Rights
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Florida State University's Department of Religion and Center for the Advancement of Human Rights invite applications for a full-time 9-month tenure-track (Associate or Full) Professor working in Religion and Human Rights to begin August 2023. Methodology and sub-specialization are open.
We will prioritize a scholar who shows interest in supporting the curriculum of the Department's new interdisciplinary major in Human Rights and Social Justice, and who is open to cross-disciplinary teaching and research.
The Department and Center expect to hire a scholar who is fully conversant with the corpus of international human-rights norms and who has a strong record of publications and teaching in the history, theory, and praxis of the modern human rights field.
A Doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service is required.
Questions may be sent to [email protected].
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For full consideration, applicants should submit with the online application (PDF format preferred):
- Vita (including names of three scholars willing to write letters of recommendation on applicants' behalf)
- Representative essay
- Statements of teaching, research and service
- Sample syllabi for one undergraduate and one graduate class
The application deadline is September 30, 2022.
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