The Northwestern University Department of Religious Studies seeks a full-time, one-year, non-renewable visiting assistant professor of American religions, with preferred emphasis on African American religions, beginning September 1, 2019. The position involves teaching 6 courses; salary; and benefits. The successful candidate will have teaching experience and a strong background in theories and methods in religious studies, and preferably will have PhD in hand before the position begins. Please submit CV, 3 relevant course syllabi, cover letter, and one letter of recommendation at https://www.religious-studies.northwestern.edu/ by April 24, 2019. In case of questions, please contact Rossitza Guenkova, firstname.lastname@example.org. AA/EOE. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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