Adjunct Instructor of Religion

Adjunct Instructor of Religion sought for Spring 2019. Course needing coverage is Religious Studies 108: Religions of the World. This course offers an introduction to major beliefs that have shaped the world in which we live. It seeks to understand differences of viewpoint that fuel misunderstanding and tensions today and highlights symbols of major religions and their origins, especially those affecting the Middle East (Islam, Judaism and Christianity) in comparison with Asian traditions (Hindu, Buddhist, Taoist, Shinto). It addresses possibilities for interfaith understanding. The course is writing intensive.  Previous collegiate level teaching experience is preferred. At least a Master’s degree in a related field is required. Instructor must be available to teach when the course is scheduled: Thursday evenings, from 6:15-9:00 p.m., from January 28, 2019 to May 16, 2019.

Wilson College is an independent, liberal arts college. All applicants should send a cover letter that addresses teaching philosophy, resume/curriculum vitae, one letter of reference from a supervisor familiar with applicant’s teaching, and copies of transcripts to Dr. Jill Hummer, Chair, Global Studies and Citizenship Division at Review of applicants to begin upon receipt of materials.

It is the policy of Wilson College to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital/familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other protected characteristic applicable under law. The college complies with all relevant federal, state, and local laws, as well as all regulations regarding nondiscrimination. Specifically, in accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Wilson College prohibits all sexual misconduct in all areas including educational programs and activities.

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