Houston Baptist University seeks a Chair of the Department of Theology.
The successful candidate will be a gifted administrator that will be able to lead the Department of Theology. Experiences with distance learning options, accreditation processes and curriculum development are a plus.
The successful candidate will be able to teach select Christianity courses in the liberal arts core curriculum, upper-level courses in the Christianity major and minor, and courses in the Master of Arts in Theological Studies program
The successful candidate must have a PhD or ThD from an accredited university or seminary by August 2014 and demonstrate enthusiasm for our classical liberal arts core curriculum which includes embracing the need for these courses to complement each other.
The chair may have any specialty among the traditional theological disciplines—for example, biblical studies, historical/systematic theology, and/or practical theology
Faculty at Houston Baptist University participate in departmental, college, and university activities and are dedicated to excellence in advising as well as teaching and scholarship.
Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Candidates should be available to begin work in August 2014. Review of applications for the position will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
If you are interested in applying to this position, please submit an electronic application by clicking on Apply Now above. After we do an initial review of applications, we may request further information (such as a CV, cover letter, student evaluations, etc.) by email.
Direct questions about this position to the Interim Chair of the Theology Department, Dr. Ben Blackwell at firstname.lastname@example.org .