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Assistant professor in Orthodox Christianity

Indiana University - Bloomington, IN

INDIANA UNIVERSITY, Bloomington, Department of Religious Studies and Russian and East European Institute, invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Orthodox Christianity.

Ph.D. or equivalent required. Applicants should demonstrate engagement with wider issues in the study of religion. The successful applicant must maintain ongoing research, a record of creative and effective teaching, and an active professional profile. Teaching obligations will extend from introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses to graduate training at the master's and doctoral levels.

Deadline for applications: Friday, October 8, 2010 for applicants wanting to be considered for a preliminary interview at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion (October 30-November 1 in Atlanta), and October 22, 2010 for all other applicants.

Applicants can also anticipate the possibility of a preliminary interview at the annual meeting of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (November 18-21 in Los Angeles).

Applicants should send a cover letter, C.V., and a dossier with at least three letters of recommendation to:
Professor J. Albert Harrill,
Chair, Orthodox Studies Search,
Department of Religious Studies,
Sycamore Hall 230,
Indiana University,
Bloomington, IN 47405-2601.

Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted on September 01, 2010.