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April 2012 Archives
|ETEACHER, Biblical Hebrew Teacher - Korean or Portuguese speaker (04/30/12)|
eTeacher is looking for Korean and Portuguese speaking Biblical Hebrew teachers to teach online. Job Description: Teaching Biblical Hebrew in groups through the internet from home. Part time position. Job Requirements:• At least 2-3 academic years studying Biblical Hebrew. • BA in the following fields: Semitic Linguistics, Hebrew Language or Bible studies.• Background in Jewish studies. • Native Korean or Portuguese speaker or at a teaching level.• MA in Bible studies - an advantage.• Experience in Hebrew teaching - an advantage.• Aramaic – an advantage.• Good English/Hebrew communication skills. Please state position number: 7012... more
|CONCORDIA SEMINARY, Director of Library Services (04/10/12)|
Concordia Seminary, serves church and world by providing theological education and leadership, centered in the Gospel, to form pastors, deaconesses, missionaries and leaders in the name of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. It offers the M.Div., STM, M.A., Ph.D. and D.Min degrees as well as several certificate programs that lead to ordination in the LCMS. The qualified candidate will perform the following duties:
• Leads and supervises all aspects of library theological services, programs, processes, and technologies to meet the needs of the seminary community, as well as serve the Church and World.
• Develops, leads and super... more
|BIOLA UNIVERSITY/TALBOT SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY, Associate Professor of Old Testament and Semitics (03/29/12)|
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF OLD TESTAMENT AND SEMITICS
Talbot School of Theology announces an opening for full time Associate Professor of Old Testament and Semitics in the Department of Old Testament and Semitics. Teach 20 units annually of graduate level courses, including introductory biblical Hebrew and courses in exegesis. Student advising and faculty committee duties. Occasional campus speaking. Requires MA or MDiv and PhD in Old Testament or a closely related field and prior teaching experience. Conversant with Old Testament theology. Prior ministry experience and publication a plus.
Candidate must be theologically conservative and in... more
|PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (USA), Professor of Old Testament or New Testament (03/27/12)|
Professor of Old or New Testament in Egypt.
Organization: Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo.
Position description: The co-worker will teach Old or New Testament courses at the bachelor's and master's degree level at the seminary.
Essential job tasks and responsibilities:
-Lecture in Old or New Testament courses and other areas of biblical studies
-tutor students as appropriate, including guiding thesis work
-participate fully in the life and work of the academic community at the seminary
-engage in professional research and writing
-participate as appropriate in the broader Christian community in Eg... more
|BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY, University Chaplain (03/21/12)|
The position of University Chaplain at Bucknell is a full-time, twelve month appointment reporting directly to the Dean of Students/Chief Student Affairs Officer. The University Chaplain provides support and resources to the entire University community, students and staff, and as well as ensures appropriate resources, services, and pastoral care to those at the University whose heritage and commitment are located in the Protestant Christian tradition.
The Chaplain functions to enrich the spiritual and intellectual life of the campus by providing a variety of ministries appropriate to a religiously diverse student and ... more
|FULLER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, Director of the Library (03/19/12)|
Fuller Theological Seminary, an evangelical, multicultural, multidenominational school located in Pasadena, California, is seeking a Director of the Library.
Reporting to the Provost and Senior Vice President, the Director of the Library will primarily be responsible for strategic planning, library administration, policy formulation, budget management, personnel, collection development, technological initiatives, representing the library to the institution, external partnerships and consortia, evaluation and assessment of services, library facilities, professional development, and campus communication regarding the library programs.
|BRITE DIVINITY SCHOOL, Associate or Full Professor in Hebrew Bible (03/13/12)|
Brite Divinity School, related to Texas Christian University, invites applications for a tenured position in Hebrew Bible. Level of appointment is at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. The Ph.D. or equivalent is required. Demonstrated competence in teaching, scholarly research, and significant publication record is expected. Teaching load is four courses per year at Masters (including introductory levels) and Doctoral levels. Teaching competencies should include wisdom literature and theological reflection on texts. Competencies are needed in theoretical and methodological engagement with critical theories such as postcolonial, feminis... more
|VU UNIVERSITY AMSTERDAM, Professor of Old Testament (03/09/12)|
The Faculty of Theology of VU University Amsterdam is inviting candidates to apply for the position of
Professor of Old Testament (f/m; 1.0 fte)
Description of the Position
Embedded in the Department of Biblical Studies, the Chair of Old Testament has as a particular research focus the implementation of the computer sciences in research into and teaching of Biblical Studies. The Chair of Old Testament bears the ultimate responsibility for all the teaching and research in Old Testament subjects and is available for administration and management duties within the Faculty.
The professor of Old Testam... more
|COLUMBIA THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, Associate Dean and Director of the John Bulow Campbell Library (03/06/12)|
ASSOCIATE DEAN AND DIRECTOR OF THE JOHN BULOW CAMPBELL LIBRARY
Columbia Theological Seminary is seeking an Associate Dean and Director of the John Bulow Campbell Library. The JBC Library supports seven academic degree programs and an extensive lifelong learning program. Requirements include a MLS from an accredited ALA program, an earned doctorate, and experience with academic libraries. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of application with a C.V., including contact information for 3 references, to Library Director Search Committee, P.O. Box 520, Decatu... more
|PRESBYTERIAN THEOLOGICAL CENTRE, Lecturer in Biblical Studies (Old Testament) (02/23/12)|
After thirty-three years of faithful service, the Reverend Doctor John Davies has indicated his intention to retire at the end of 2012. The Presbyterian Theological Centre, Sydney, invites applications from suitably qualified persons to be appointed to its full-time lecturing staff. The person appointed will lecture and supervise research in the areas of Biblical Studies, with an emphasis on Old Testament, and such other duties from time to time as the Principal may determine. Applicants should hold (or be in the final stages of) a research Master’s degree or higher in Old Testament. Preference may be given to candidates who have experienc... more