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Assist Prof Judaic Studies

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Assist Prof Judaic Studies
Location Touro LCW
Department LCW - Academic Prgm
Position Number 1F9512
Job Description

Lander College for Women in New York City is seeking an Assistant Professor of Judaic Studies to begin 2017- 2018.

Job Duties

Primary responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate courses in three areas—Jewish Law, Modern and Medieval Jewish Thought and Bible (eight courses per calendar year) with a primary emphasis on Jewish Law and Thought. The candidate is expected to develop new courses for the department within his/her area of expertise and to update courses that have been offered in the past. Candidate will be expected to participate in ongoing assessment, serve on committees and render service to the department.

Required Qualifications

• Doctorate or terminal degree in field strongly preferred. Candidates with semikhah or Master’s degree and relevant experience may apply.
• Promising record of scholarly or creative contributions to Jewish studies
• Experience teaching Judaic Studies at the college/university level

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

Periods of standing/sitting

Special Conditions for Eligibility

A cover letter, a current resume or curriculum vitae (including three references with contact information), a writing sample (10,000 words max.), and a teaching portfolio (including syllabi and student course evaluations).

EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Exempt
Salary Detail

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00077P
Open Date 07/18/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Portfolio
Optional Documents