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Assistant Professor of Religious Studies: Old Testament
Westmont College

Date Posted Oct. 3, 2022
Title Assistant Professor of Religious Studies: Old Testament
University Westmont College More About This Institution...
Santa Barbara, CA, United States
Department Religious Studies More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2023
  • Assistant Professor
  • Religion and Theology
    Foreign Languages/Literatures

The Department of Religious Studies at Westmont College invites applications for a tenure track assistant or associate professor position in Old Testament, effective Fall of 2023. Applicants with a completed (or very soon to be completed) PhD in Old Testament will be considered. The successful candidate must have experience teaching elementary Hebrew grammar and Introduction to Old Testament, preferably at the undergraduate level. A record of excellence in teaching a diverse student body and expertise in supporting student learning are required for this position.

Westmont is a national liberal arts college in the evangelical Protestant tradition. We seek faculty who are committed to undergraduate teaching, to a program of scholarly activity, and to the mission of liberal arts education, all growing out of a vital and informed commitment to the Christian faith. Faculty members annually sign a statement of faith and endorse a statement on living in community.

Use this link to access the application. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Helen Rhee, chair of the Religious Studies department, at Review of applications will begin October 1, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled.

  • Westmont is an EEO employer, seeking to be diverse in people and programs consistent with its mission. The college seeks to enrich its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. Women, candidates from historically underrepresented groups, and international scholars are especially encouraged to apply.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Helen Rhee
    Department of Religious Studies
    Westmont College
    955 La Paz Road
    Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • 805-565-6834


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