Open Faculty Positions

Associate Dean of Marquand Chapel

Yale Divinity School and the Institute of Sacred Music invite applications for an associate dean position to lead Marquand Chapel beginning in August 2020. Reporting to the Dean of Yale Divinity School and collaborating with the Marquand Chapel committee, the Associate Dean of Marquand Chapel develops the vision for and implementation of worship in Marquand Chapel which meets daily during term and for special occasions throughout the year. Two staff report directly to the Associate Dean: a full-time Liturgical Assistant (YDS) who coordinates the production of daily chapel and a Director of Chapel Music (ISM) who devotes 50% of their time to direct the music in Marquand. The position of Associate Dean of Chapel comes with a faculty appointment in the Yale Institute of Sacred Music at an appropriate rank; the Associate Dean is expected to teach one course per term (33.3%) in a relevant discipline.

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 and have strong potential as an instructor.  A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online at here posted at Careers at Yale. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019. The position will remain open until 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.


Position in Christian Spirituality

 
Yale Divinity School invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Christian Spirituality to begin July 1, 2020. 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 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 and have strong potential as an instructor. The successful candidate should have expertise in the field of Christian Spirituality. The subfield within this specialization is open. Candidates might work in ascetical theology, contemplative studies, creation spirituality (eco-spirituality), the history of spirituality, materiality and spiritual practices, mysticism, or the spirituality of activism; they might utilize an interdisciplinary framework such as psychology and religion or spirituality and leadership; or they might engage in scholarship that blends attention to politics, cultural studies, and spiritual practices within congregations or other communities of conviction.
 
A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online at [http://apply.interfolio.com/69867].] 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 and gender-nonconforming persons, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
 

Position in World Christianity

Yale Divinity School invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in World Christianity to begin July 1, 2020. The rank of the appointment is open. 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 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 and may include: women in Africa, African theologies, Christian-Muslim relations, or the history of Christianity in Africa.

A letter of application with curriculum vitae and three letters of reference should be submitted online at [ http://apply.interfolio.com/69714].]Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019. The position will remain open until 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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