Employment Opportunities

Periodically, the department receives notice of miscellaneous job opportunities for graduate students or graduates.  Those opportunities are listed here.

February 2018

Florida State University Department of Religion, Gannon Post-Doctoral Fellow in Religion, Ethics, and Philosophy

Hope United Church of Christ, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, Scholar-in-Residence

December 2017

Alaska Pacific University, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Religious Studies

September 2017

Bucknell University, Open-Rank, Tenure-Track Professor of Islamic Studies

The Department of Religious Studies at Bucknell University invites applications for the Josephine Hildreth Detmer & Zareen Taj Mirza Professorship in Islamic Studies, to begin in August 2018. The position can be filled at any rank from tenure-track assistant professor to full professor.

January 2017

Cornell College: Assistant Director for Interculteral Life

Applications are being accepted for the full-time, year-round position of assistant director of intercultural life. This position provides support services to students who are from underrepresented populations and develops programs designed to foster and enhance a campus environment that encourages, recognizes, and values diversity. In addition, this position assists the Assistant Dean of Students/Director of Intercultural Life with providing resources to the entire campus community, including faculty and staff, regarding diversity, inclusion, and related topics. This position reports to the assistant dean of students/director of intercultural life and supervises student employees. 

December 2016

UI Comm-Studies: Graduate Teaching Opportunity, Spring 2017

The Department of Communication Studies seeks one full time (20 hours/wk) Graduate Teaching Assistant to teach two discussion sections of Theory and Practice of Argument. Each discussion section enrolls approximately 25 students and meets twice weekly. Theory and Practice of Argument is an introductory lecture-discussion General Education course that trains students in argumentation and critical thinking. Coursework or teaching experience in argumentation and logic is preferred but not required. Duties include helping to design and lead discussion sections, grading exams and short papers on a tight deadline, and attending lectures and TA meetings.

If interested, please submit an updated CV, teaching evaluations, and a brief letter of interest to Prof. Jiyeon Kang, jiyeon-kang@uiowa.edu.  Deadline for applications is January 4, 2017.

November 2016

The American University in Cairo: Presidential Internship Program

October 2016

Department of Religious Studies at College of Charleston: Asst. Prof. of Religious Studies (Global Christianity), College of Charleston

August 2016

The Lutheran World Federation: Study Secretary for Lutheran Theology and Practice Department for Theology and Public Witness

June 2016

Future Leaders in Action:  FLIA Fall Fellowship

Theological Book Network:  Annual Fund Director