Visiting Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies - School of History, Philosophy, and Religion - Oregon State University

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies - School of History, Philosophy, and Religion - Oregon State University

 

The School of History, Philosophy, and Religion at Oregon State University invites applications from specialists in Buddhist Studies (Tibetan Buddhism and Buddhist Philosophical Traditions preferred but other areas considered) for a limited-term appointment of nine months at the Visiting Assistant Professor level, effective September 16, 2015. 

Teaching responsibilities are 3 courses per quarter. We seek candidates qualified to teach introductory and upper-level courses in Buddhist Studies and Religious Studies. Candidates should have the ability to teach an introductory course on world religions.

The successful candidate will demonstrate competence in Religious Studies theory and methods, have a PhD in hand, provide evidence of success in teaching at the college level, and possess the skill and enthusiasm required for teaching with excellence in Buddhist Studies and Religious Studies.

Please submit your application online at https://jobs.oregonstate.edu to posting #0013246, including a letter highlighting teaching and professional work, a CV (including email address), sample course syllabi, a short writing sample, evidence of teaching experience, and the names and contact information (including email addresses) of three professional references.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 in time for interviews at AAR.

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Contact:

OSU Human Resources

Website:https://jobs.oregonstate.edu
Primary Category:Religious Studies and Theology
Secondary Categories:None
Posting Date:10/28/2014
Closing Date12/31/2014