Assistant Professor in American Religions, Department of Classics and Religious Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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This position is open to a scholar working on any religion or religions in North America, including Islam

University of Nebraska Lincoln
American Religion

The department of Classics and Religious Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is searching for a specialist in American Religions to be hired at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track), with the position commencing August 2016. The ideal candidate should have a clear and robust research agenda in any aspect of American religions. S/he should be able to teach courses in religion in North America, and 100-level survey courses in accord with curricular needs. A PhD in a relevant field is required by August, 2016. The ability to teach theory and method in religious studies is advantageous. The anticipated course load for this position is 3/2.
To apply, applicants must go to, requisition F_150212 and complete the Faculty/Administration Form. Applicants should be prepared to attach a curriculum vitae, a letter of interest and three letters of reference (Other Document). Applications should be received by November 1, 2015. Preliminary interviews will be held at the 2015 AAR national meeting in Atlanta, GA, November 21‑24.

Inquiries may be directed to Simon A. Wood, Department of Classics and Religious Studies, Andrews Hall, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-0337,

The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers. See

Department Type: Religion or Religious Studies
Rank at Which You Expect to Make Appointment: Assistant
Location of Position: Nebraska, United States
Course Load: 3/2

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