Department of Religion

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution,consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Religion.

Tracking ID#: F011844

POSITION: Lecturer in Religion (non tenure-track position)

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph. D. required. Teaching experience and research agenda desirable.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching general education courses (Christian Scriptures and Christian Heritage). Specific teaching responsibilities tied to interests and competencies of faculty members. Faculty members are expected to participate in departmental and university assignments. While Lecturers are not on tenure track, they are on a promotion track toward Senior Lecturer. Successful candidates will be active in the Baptist tradition.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning October 15, 2015 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by October 15, 2015.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and official transcripts. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Doug Weaver, Search Committee Chair
Dept. of Religion
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97284
Waco, Texas 76798-7284
Materials may be submitted electronically to:

Baylor is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, veterans, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.