Open Faculty Positions

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Position in African-American Religious History

Yale Divinity School seeks to make a tenure track appointment in the field of African- American Religious History, to begin July 1, 2022.  The rank of the appointment may be assistant or associate professor with or without tenure. In an ecumenical environment Yale Divinity School prepares students for ordained ministry in diverse Christian churches and for a wide range of professional involvements, including higher education, law, medicine, the arts, management, and public service.

A Ph.D. or its equivalent in a directly related field, and strong potential as a teacher are required. The successful candidate should have expertise in the tradition of African-American religious history, extensive knowledge of the intellectual legacy of African-American Christianity, especially its theological traditions. The candidate will also have appreciation for the broad realities and practices of black church life as well as the field of religion in the African Diaspora. 

A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online at http://apply.interfolio.com/96866. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2022.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.  Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and especially encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.


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Position in Christian Spirituality

Yale Divinity School invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position in Christian Spirituality to begin July 1, 2022. The rank of the appointment is open. Yale Divinity School provides an ecumenical environment in which students are prepared for ordained and lay ministry in diverse Christian churches and for a wide range of professional careers, including additional advanced degrees in academic and professional schools, not-for-profit work, and public service.

Candidates must hold (or be on the verge of completing) a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a directly related field and have strong competence as an instructor. The successful candidate will be a skilled researcher and practitioner with expertise in the field of Christian Spirituality, as well as having a demonstrated record of contributions to the field relevant to practical theology. The subfield within this specialization is open. Competence in the practice of spirituality in a particular social context and/or in an additional religious tradition are welcomed.

A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online athttp://apply.interfolio.com/97039.] Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2021. We will accept applications until the position is filled.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and especially encourages applications from women and gender-nonconforming persons, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.


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Position in World Christianity

Yale Divinity School invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in World Christianity to begin July 1, 2022. The rank of the appointment may be assistant or associate professor with or without tenure. Yale Divinity School provides an ecumenical environment in which students are prepared for ordained ministry in diverse Christian churches and for a wide range of professional careers, including additional advanced degrees in academic and professional schools, not-for-profit work, and public service.

Candidates must hold (or be on the verge of completing) a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a directly related field and have strong potential as an instructor. The successful candidate should have expertise in World Christianity with a focus on African Christianity. The specific area of specialization is open.

A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online at http://apply.interfolio.com/97044.] Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019. We will accept applications until the position is filled.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and especially encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

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