Open Positions

Departments/Programs within the School of International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures are seeking qualified candidates for the following openings:

Assistant Professor, Department of Religious Studies & Classics

Position Summary

The University of Arizona’s Department of Religious Studies and Classics is seeking to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in Catholic Studies. We seek a dynamic scholar and educator rooted in the academic field of Religious Studies, who will contribute to the nonsectarian, land-grant, and inclusive excellence mission of the University of Arizona through rigorous humanities-based research, teaching, and outreach. The department has a strong preference for a scholar with a subspecialty in Ethnic Studies, with a research and teaching portfolio focusing on areas such as African/African American Studies, Asian/Asian American Studies, Latinx Studies and/or other areas of Ethnic Studies. You can learn more about Religious Studies at the University of Arizona through our website, http://religion.arizona.edu.The geographical area and historical period within the field of Catholic Studies are open, but the department has a particular interest in applicants specializing in Catholicism in the Americas and/or transnational Catholic Studies. Additional areas of interest within the department include Border Studies; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Environmental Studies; Body, Gender, Sexuality Studies; Global Studies; Performing Arts and Visual Cultures; Politics and Law; Religion, Health, and Medicine; and others.

This position is benefits-eligible and begins on August 13, 2018. 

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Review of applications will begin on October 9, 2017. 

For further information on this posting and its requirements, on the benefits of working for the University of Arizona, and to apply online please visit the following link: https://uacareers.com/postings/20002


Assistant Professor, Department of Religious Studies & Classics

Position Summary

The University of Arizona’s Department of Religious Studies and Classics is seeking to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in Religion, Science, and Health. We seek a dynamic scholar and educator rooted in the academic field of Religious Studies, who will contribute to the nonsectarian, land-grant, and inclusive excellence mission of the University of Arizona through rigorous humanities-based research, teaching, and outreach. You can learn more about Religious Studies at the University of Arizona through our website, http://religion.arizona.edu. The successful candidate will be a core faculty member in the department’s undergraduate track “Religious Studies for Health Professionals,” and will be proactive in building interdisciplinary collaborations between the UA College of Humanities (where the Department of Religious Studies and Classics is housed) and units in the UA Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Science, and others. The area of research specialty within Religion, Science, and Health is open, but areas of interest include critical health studies; critical body studies; critical race studies; ethnic studies; history of medicine; history of religion and science; religion and psychology/psychiatry; gender, women’s, and sexuality studies; environmental studies; technology studies; artificial intelligence; and others. 

This position is benefits-eligible and begins on August 13, 2018. 

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Review of applications will begin on October 9, 2017. 

For further information on this posting and its requirements, on the benefits of working for the University of Arizona, and to apply online please visit the following link: https://uacareers.com/postings/20006


 

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