Faculty – Full Time
Caldwell University offers 31 undergraduate degrees and 31 graduate and certificate programs, including a doctoral program in Applied Behavior Analysis, the first in New Jersey. The University’s most popular offerings include undergraduate degrees in business, psychology, nursing, and education. Caldwell is a leader in autism education offering a state-of-the-art autism center benefiting children with autism and their families in New Jersey. Caldwell University is situated on the beautiful 70-acre campus in Caldwell, New Jersey, less than 25 miles from New York City and an hour to the New Jersey shore. Students receive experiences beyond the classroom through regional internships and shadowing opportunities.
Caldwell University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion within its community.
We are currently looking for the following positions:
Assistant Professor, Theology (Req. #1611)
Caldwell University invites applications for the position of a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theology for the 2021-2022 academic year. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, as well as potential in the areas of research and service. Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge of the Catholic intellectual tradition, teach a variety of courses (including introductory theology and upper-division courses), collaborate well with departmental and other colleagues, and actively participate in the life of the department and university. This includes but is not limited to participation in committee work, faculty meetings, and university wide programs.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. at the time of the appointment and have broad expertise in Catholic theology. Exceptional ABD candidates will be given consideration only in the event of institutional fit and area(s) of expertise. Preference will be given to candidates with a specialization in Moral Theology/Christian Ethics and/or some philosophical training. Areas of specialization may include Catholic Social Teaching, bioethics, environmental ethics, comparative ethics, or other related fields.
Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, Caldwell University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, whose work furthers our diversity and inclusion efforts, and who bring to campus varied life experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must be willing to support the Catholic Dominican mission of the University.
This position is subject to final budget approval.
Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter specifying position interest and qualifications, and a list of three professional references including complete contact information.