New Testament Job at UCLA

Published: September 14, 2016

The department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at UCLA has just opened a new search for an Assistant Professor of New Testament/Early Christianity.


The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures and the Program in the Study of Religion at the University of California, Los Angeles, announce a search for a new tenure-track position in New Testament and Early Christianity at the rank of Assistant Professor to be filled effective July 1, 2017. We are looking for applicants with Ph.D. in hand by July 2017. Applications are invited from scholars with research specialties in New Testament and Early Christianity, including its intersections with Second Temple Judaism, Rabbinics, and Eastern Christianity. Ability to work in relevant primary languages is expected (esp. Greek, Hebrew, Aramaic, and Syriac). Candidate will teach a range of classes including large General Education courses, small graduate seminars and demonstrate or likely commit to diversity related to teaching, research and service.

A letter of application describing research and teaching, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, writing sample, evidence of teaching, and names of three references should be directed to the Chair of the NT/Early Christianity Search Committee, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Kaplan Hall 380, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1511. To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 1, 2016.

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