Indiana University - Bloomington invites applications from outstanding scholars in the field of Hebrew Bible for the Alvin H. Rosenfeld Chair in Jewish Studies, an endowed Chair established to honor the founding director of the Borns Jewish Studies Program. The specific area of specialization is open, and scholars whose work examines the reception or interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in various historical and cultural contexts in the Second Temple through late antique period are encouraged to apply, though willingness and ability to teach courses on Hebrew Bible is expected. The ideal candidate’s teaching and research will complement existing program strengths. The position will consist of a joint appointment at appropriate rank in the Borns Jewish Studies Program and the Department of Religious Studies. Ph.D. or equivalent required. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will be in post either in August 2019 or January 2020. Review of applications will begin March 15, 2019. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled.Follow the link for further particulars and application information.
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