Brite Divinity School, an ecumenical, progressive seminary affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and related to Texas Christian University, invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in Hebrew Bible. Level of appointment is at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The Ph.D. or equivalent is required. Demonstrated competence in teaching, scholarly research, and publication record appropriate to the level of appointment is expected. Candidates with expertise in Pentateuch, prophets, or historical books and with demonstrated theoretical and methodological engagement with critical interdisciplinary theories such as postcolonial, feminist, gender, queer, postmodern, and racial/cultural studies are especially encouraged to apply. Commitment to teaching and mentoring students, in both Masters and Doctoral programs, is expected. Teaching competencies should include the ability to reflect theologically on texts. Teaching load is four courses (including introductory levels) per year. Brite is an EEO employer and maintains a policy of nondiscrimination with respect to all employees and applicants for employment. Scholars from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
To apply, upload a letter of application describing interests in teaching and research and C.V. to https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_Faculty/CSSPage_Welcome.asp. Send three letters of recommendation to Dean Joretta Marshall, Brite Divinity School, TCU Box 298130, Fort Worth, TX 76129. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continues until the position is filled. The appointment will begin in the fall of 2014.