Gannon University is committed to excellence in student-centered learning with an emphasis on student-learning outcomes. The faculty work collaboratively with colleagues; deliver instruction; advise students; engage in scholarly activities in keeping with the Boyer Model of Scholarship as is appropriate to the application and receipt of tenure and promotion at Gannon; and engage in professional, University, and community service activities. Must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.
Area of expertise for this nine-month, tenure-track position includes an earned doctorate in Religious Studies, Theology, Ministry or related discipline and demonstrated teaching excellence in higher education with the ability to teach courses in moral theology, Bible, and foundational theology. Applicants should have a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and mentorship of both undergraduate and graduate students. The successful candidate should possess a thorough knowledge of the breadth of the Roman Catholic theological tradition and its contemporary application. Areas of preferred competency include feminist theology, black theology, comparative theology, or world religions.
An earned doctorate in Religious Studies, Theology, or related
accordance with the University’s standards, Vice President for Academic Affairs
awards initial rank at the time of employment.
As may be required for the discipline.
University Mission: Must be able to support and promote the
University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its strong liberal
arts foundation that supports exemplary professional education programs.