Posted: May 4, 2021

Visiting Assistant Professor in Religious Studies

Siena College - Loudonville, NY
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2021
Religious Studies

The Siena College Religious Studies Department invites applications for a one-year replacement position at the Assistant Professor level starting Fall 2021. The teaching load is 4/4. In Fall 2021, the successful candidate will teach three sections of RELG 181--Experiences of the Sacred and one section of RELG 260--Religion and Moral Decision. A commitment both to excellence in teaching and to an active research program is essential. We expect all candidates to meet the Department's expectations as expressed in its mission statement and student learning goals.

We require a Ph.D. (or Ph.D. in hand by September 1) in comparative ethics or closely related fields, preferably with a specialty in Asian religions. A background screening will be required.

Siena College is committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a diverse faculty. We actively encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, veterans, and others from under-represented groups who may make a positive contribution to the diversification of ideas and perspectives.

Siena College is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for 3 references, statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of graduate transcripts. Please submit to