Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor of Religious Studies

Charleston, Charleston County
Jun 11, 2014

Position Description

The Department of Religious Studies at the College of Charleston invites applications for a one-year full-time visiting assistant professor or visiting instructor position in religious studies for the 2014-15 academic year. Responsibilities include teaching four undergraduate courses per semester. Courses to be taught will likely include world religions, religion and society, approaches to religion, and/or upper-level religious studies courses within the candidate’s specialty area. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in undergraduate teaching. A successful candidate will have a PhD or be ABD in religious studies. ABD hires will be at the
Visiting Instructor rank.

Interested candidates should apply online and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial graduate transcripts, two letters of reference , and evidence of teaching effectiveness including, but not limited to course syllabi and course evaluations. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Position Type Visiting

School/Area School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department Religious Studies

Special Instructions to Applicantst

Posting Date 05/16/2014

Closing Date

Open Until Filled? Yes

Posting Number F2014044P

EEO Statement

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

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Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  4. Student Course-Instructor Reviews
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Research and Professional Development Statement
  3. Sample Publication 1
  4. Teaching Portfolio