Assistant or Associate Professor of New Testament
Employment Type: Full-Time
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NEW TESTAMENT (Graduate)
Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, announces a full-time, tenure track faculty position to teach and serve in the department of New Testament (Graduate) beginning in Fall 2021. Rank will be determined by experience and qualification.
QUALIFICATIONS: Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate:
* Completed doctorate (required)
* Must be Spanish speaking and capable of teaching in and leading Spanish language programs
* Academic training, expertise, and research publications in the general discipline of New Testament
* Experience teaching in the field of New Testament
* Mature Christian character with a demonstrated commitment to service in their local church. Pastoral experience an asset
* Broad knowledge of the current state of New Testament studies
* Collegial attitude that seeks to encourage community
* Candidate must be theologically conservative and in agreement with Talbot's Doctrinal Statement (Articles of Faith and Theological Distinctives), including premillennial perspectives
RESPONSIBILITIES: Faculty members in the graduate New Testament department are subject-matter experts in their respective disciplines who actively integrate their faith in teaching, research, and life. This faculty position fulfills the following duties:
* Teach 21 units per year in graduate (and possibly some undergraduate) courses in New Testament. Teaching load will consist of Greek Grammar and Exegesis, introductory New Testament courses, advanced electives in exegesis, biblical theology, and historical backgrounds, depending on the specialties of the faculty member.
* Advise and mentor students.
* Committee service as assigned.
* Research and publish in areas related to New Testament.
Talbot School of Theology is one of nine schools that comprise Biola University. As a part of the University, Talbot serves both graduate and undergraduate students.
Biola University is a protestant evangelical Christian university in which faculty affirm personal faith in Jesus Christ, endorse a university statement of Christian faith and community values, and are committed to the integration of faith and learning. Candidates must be willing to support Biola's mission, and preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a clear commitment to the integration of faith into their scholarship and teaching. See the institution's theological positions at www.biola.edu/about/theological-positions.
Biola is accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges (WASC) and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). Talbot is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS).
Biola University and Talbot School of Theology do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, age, or physical disability. However, as a private religious institution, the university reserves the right to exercise preference on the basis of religion in all of its employment practices.
Send Christian testimony document, letter of interest and CV to: Dr. Moyer Hubbard, Chair of New Testament (Graduate), Biola University, 13800 Biola Avenue, La Mirada, CA 90639, firstname.lastname@example.org