History of Christianity Position
Opening date: Monday, September 26, 2022
Closing date: Friday, October 28, 2022
Regent College invites applications for a faculty position in the History of Christianity at the assistant professor level to begin August 1, 2023, or as soon as possible thereafter. Regent is a graduate school of Theology in the evangelical tradition. Advanced study of the history of Christianity is a core component of our curriculum and Regent has a well-established history of excellence in historical scholarship. Applicants for this position should resonate deeply with Regent’s mission (see http://www.regent-college.edu/about-us/mission-and-values), and must be able to subscribe to the College’s Theological Position comprised of a Doctrinal Statement and Moral Vision statement (see http://www.regent-college.edu/about-us/theological-position).
The successful candidate will have a relevant PhD and be able to demonstrate excellence in graduate teaching. They should be able to exhibit a breadth of competency in the field, with an ability to teach at least one of our foundational courses in the history of Christianity (History of Christianity I and History of Christianity II) along with electives and advanced seminars in relevant subjects. Further, the candidate will be committed to Regent’s ethos of interdisciplinary studies, especially with relation to faith and culture. They will also have the ability and willingness to supervise theses and comprehensive exams.
To be considered for this position, please submit the following:
- A letter of application detailing your suitability for this position.
- A comprehensive curriculum vitae including education, employment history, teaching experience, and evidence of scholarship and publication.
- The names and contact information for three references willing to support your application.
- A recent sample of your writing (no more than 3,000 words); and
- A statement of your teaching philosophy.
All documents should be sent electronically to [email protected]. Review of applications will begin 28 October 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
Regent College is committed to employment equity and offers equal opportunities to qualified women and men, including visible minorities and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in keeping with Canadian law, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Final appointment is subject to receipt of official transcripts and completion of a satisfactory criminal record check.