The Department of Religion at Claremont Graduate University invites applications for a chaired professorship in Islamic Studies. Rank and research specialization are open. In addition to anchoring an MA-level program in Islamic Studies, the successful candidate will teach courses and help mentor master’s and doctoral-level students in one or more of the following concentrations: Religions of North America; Women’s Studies in Religion; Critical Comparative Scriptures; and Philosophy of Religion and Theology. Ph.D. in Religious Studies or related field must be in hand before August 2013.
Applicants should submit a cover letter including a statement of research and teaching interests, CV, and three letters of recommendation to:Islamic Studies SearchDepartment of ReligionClaremont Graduate University831 N. Dartmouth AveClaremont, CA 91711
Questions related to the search or CGU may be directed to Dr. Patrick Mason (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications begins November 12, 2012. The position will remain open until filled.
Claremont Graduate University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer strongly committed to diversity among its faculty, and thus welcomes applications from candidates coming from traditionally underrepresented communities in the academy.