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|Ad Posted:||9/19/2012 to 11/21/2012|
|Institution:||UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, AUSTIN|
|Position or Title:||Visiting junior faculty in Biblical Greek|
|Start Date (estimated):||September 2013|
|Description:||UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN, Department of Religious Studies, invites applications for the W.C. Nease Fellow in Biblical Greek in the Institute for the Study of Antiquity and Christian Origins and a visiting junior faculty position in Religious Studies for a term of up to three years. We seek a specialist with demonstrated expertise in the study of the culture, context, and history of the Greek Biblical tradition, including the Septuagint, Hellenistic Judaism, New Testament/Christian Origins, and related fields. We especially encourage applicants who have familiarity with methodological and theoretical issues in the study of religion and who can contribute to our graduate program in Religious Studies. The successful applicant should also have one or more additional fields of specialization, including but not limited to the following list: Philo or Josephus, Greco-Roman religions, papyrology and codicology, text criticism, or a cognate language/literature (e.g., Coptic). The candidate selected will be expected to participate fully in the academic life of the RS Department; teach undergraduate and graduate courses; participate in departmental colloquia; and pursue scholarly research. Rank, salary and research support will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should have completed their Ph.D. prior to August 20, 2013. All applicants also should have documented evidence of teaching excellence and a clearly defined research agenda.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a CV, three letters of recommendation, a sample of recent scholarly work, and evidence of teaching excellence via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1822. Electronic submissions only, please. Review of applications will begin on November 2, 2012, and applications received after this date may not receive full consideration. Other correspondence may be sent to: RSFacultySearch@austin.utexas.edu or by mail to: Biblical Greek Search/ Department of Religious Studies / The University of Texas at Austin / 1 University Station A3700 / Austin, TX 78712.
Position is pending budgetary approval; a background check will be conducted for the final candidate. The University of Texas at Austin is an AA/EEO employer.|