Assistant Professor and Director of Ministry of Writing - Earlham College in Richmond Indiana

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Earlham College

Richmond, Indiana 47374

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Earlham School of Religion (ESR), a Quaker seminary, seeks candidates for a teaching faculty appointment within the Ministry of Writing emphasis to teach introductory and advanced writing courses, advise divinity students with a Ministry of Writing emphasis, facilitate the annual Tom Mullen Ministry of Writing Colloquium, and give input into the development of and subsequent selection of writers for a “Writers in Residence” program. Qualified candidates will have academic and practical experience that demonstrates competency in religious writing, knowledge of publishing, and the ability and passion to equip individuals for a ministry of writing. Candidates must be capable of working respectfully and collegially with students and faculty representing a wide range of theological, political, and social perspectives in both on-campus and distance-education environments. Qualified candidates would have a masters level degree in either Divinity or Creative Writing or both, and have extensive ministry experience. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated teaching ability, and the ability to work with emerging educational technologies.

Keyword Phrases

  • Divinity
  • Seminary
  • Writing
  • Ministry
  • Faculty
  • Teaching
  • Religion
  • Theology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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