Assistant Professor of Christian Formation and Ministry - Wheaton College-Illinois in Wheaton Illinois

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Wheaton College-Illinois

Wheaton, Illinois 60187

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Christian Formation and Ministry Department at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position beginning in the fall of 2013. Ph.D. or equivalent by August 2012 required. The candidate should have a solid biblical and theological orientation toward the field, relevant ministry experience, and a demonstrated excellence in classroom teaching. This individual will teach primarily in the Christian Education and Ministry B.A. program, with some graduate teaching in the Christian Formation and Ministry M.A. program. Preference will be given to candidates with proven ability to teach and conduct research in one or more of the following areas: spiritual formation, Christian education theory and praxis, cultural issues in ministry, social science foundations of ministry, and ministry with children and families. The person holding this position is expected to pursue research and writing in his or her field of specialty, to fulfill all responsibilities and duties of a member of the faculty, and to participate in the life of the church. Commitment to liberal arts education and to the preparation of students for ministry is essential.

Please send cover letter, full curriculum vitae, and list of three references to Dr. Barrett McRay, Chair, Christian Formation and Ministry Department, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL 60187 or email Application deadline is October 1, 2012.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Keyword Phrases

  • Christian Education
  • Theory and Praxis
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Cultural Issues in Ministry
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 10/1/2012