Visiting Assistant Professor, Religion

  • Wingate University
  • Wingate, NC
  • Jul 18, 2022
Full time Religious Studies & Theology

Job Description

Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor, Religion

Position Location: Wingate Main Campus

Wingate University's Department of Religion and Philosophy seeks to hire a new colleague in Religious Studies, concentrated in Scripture and Food Justice, for the academic Term 2022-23. This is a full-time, nine-month visiting faculty position.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach four 3-credit Religion General Education courses in the fall semester and four 3-credit Religion General Education courses in the spring semester.
  • Support student learning and engagement by meeting with students by maintaining a minimum of six office hours per week.
  • Participate in department and other assigned meetings/workshops, and participate in the assessment process.
  • Regular, predictable attendance on campus.
  • Consistent communication with department, colleagues, and students.
  • Alignment with University mission, vision, and strategic roadmap.
  • Other duties as assigned by department chairs or the Dean of the Cannon College of Arts and Sciences.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ph.D. or doctorate in religion, religious studies, theology, or divinity
  • Higher Education teaching experience preferred
  • Service-learning and community engagement experience preferred
  • Expertise and teaching experience in Scripture, Food Justice, and/or World Religions preferred

To apply, complete this application form Visiting Professor, Religion Application and submit the following on the form and via email to Human Resources at

1) a letter of application with documented professional experience and reasons for interest in the position, 2) current curriculum vitae, 3) names and full contact information including email addresses for three professional references, 4) unofficial transcripts, and 5) a teaching philosophy that includes a statement of principles and vision regarding matters of campus inclusion and equity.

Official review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the job is filled.

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