Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Job in Ancient Judaism at Indiana Univ, Bloomington

JOB IN ANCIENT JUDAISM at Indiana University, Bloomington:
From J. Albert Harrill jharrill@indiana.edu:

Assistant Professor in Ancient Judaism

The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Program in Jewish Studies invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Ancient Judaism. Ph.D. or equivalent required. Applicants should demonstrate engagement with the critical study of post-biblical, Second Temple Judaism and/or the classical texts of early rabbinic history and culture. The successful applicant must maintain ongoing research, a record of creative and effective teaching, and an active professional profile. Teaching obligations will extend from introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses to graduate training at the master's and doctoral levels.

Applications received prior to November 1, 2010 will be assured full consideration. Applicants can anticipate the possibility of a preliminary interview at the annual meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature (November 18-21 in Atlanta) or the annual meeting of the Association for Jewish Studies (December 19-21 in Boston).

Applicants must mail a cover letter, C.V., a writing sample, and a dossier with at least three letters of recommendation to:

Ancient Judaism Search Committee
The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Program in Jewish Studies
1011 E. Third Street, Goodbody Hall 326
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-2601

Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Via the Agade list. Oddly, I can find no notice of the job on the Indiana University, Bloomington, website.