Three Job Announcements: Wheaton College

JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS 

DEPARTMENT OF BIBLICAL AND THEOLOGICAL STUDIES, WHEATON COLLEGE (IL) seeks candidates for the Dean of Humanities and Theological Studies who is responsible to the Provost for all administrative, budgetary, curricular, personnel, and other aspects of the academic departments and programs, which comprise the Division of Humanities and Theological Studies. The ideal candidate will have commitment and motivation to model Wheaton College’s Statement of Faith and Community Covenant, foundational understanding of evangelical theology, strong advocacy for Christian liberal arts, especially in the Humanities and Theological Studies, an earned doctorate in one of the disciplines of the division, demonstrated effectiveness as a classroom teacher and a productive scholar, good interpersonal and communications skills, and experience in managing personnel, curriculum, and budgets for both undergraduate and graduate academic programs. For a full job description, go to the Wheaton College website. Wheaton College is a highly selective evangelical Protestant liberal arts college and is committed to diversity in its faculty, staff and students. As such, we welcome applications from diverse candidates. Interested applicants are encouraged to send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to provost@wheaton.edu before September 30, 2017. Nominations of others are welcome. An application will be sent to promising candidates.

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY, WHEATON COLLEGE (IL) seeks to appoint a tenure-track, assistant professor in History of American Christianity beginning August 2018. Ph.D. required. Candidates should have a secondary field. Secondary fields can be thematic (such as gender, economic or business, labor), regional (excluding Europe) or methodological (such as digital humanities, pedagogy).  Standard teaching load is 3/3. Wheaton seeks a gifted teacher/scholar who shares the ideals of Christian liberal arts education and who can communicate a love for history to bright, motivated undergraduates. The successful candidate will have evidence of potential in teaching, research, and publication. To be assured full consideration, please send letter of interest and C.V. by October 9, 2017 to history@wheaton.edu, Attention Tracy McKenzie, Chair.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Read more about Wheaton College and its programs at www.wheaton.edu.

ARTHUR F. HOLMES ENDOWED CHAIR OF FAITH AND LEARNING, WHEATON COLLEGE (IL) seeks candidates for the Arthur F. Holmes Chair of Faith and Learning who have made distinguished and sustained contributions to their academic discipline of philosophy, history, or English. The ideal candidate will have the PhD degree, at least ten years of teaching experience, and will have throughout his or her career spoken to the evangelical and broader Christian communities on issues of faith, learning, and culture. The position carries a reduced teaching load and includes financial support for professional activities. Responsibilities will begin August 2018. Wheaton College (IL) is a highly selective evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations. The college complies with federal and state guidelines for non-discrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are especially welcome. Nominations, inquiries, and c.v.’s should be directed to Lynn Cohick, Interim Dean of Humanities and Theological Studies, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL 60187 or holmes.chair@wheaton.edu. Applications will be accepted immediately and will be considered until the position is filled.