Assistant Professor in Moral Theology

University of Notre Dame, College of Arts & Letters, Theology

Assistant Professor in Moral Theology

Location: Notre Dame, IN

Closes: Sep 4, 2015at midnight Eastern Time
(GMT-4 hours)

The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in moral theology/theological ethics at the rank of assistant professor, which will begin in August 2016.  Area of specialization is open, but the successful candidate will have a strong research and teaching competence in a field of applied ethics – for example, ecological ethics, social ethics, business ethics, sexual ethics, or biomedical ethics.  An earned PhD in Theology or Religious Studies by time of appointment is required.  Besides aptitude for high-level research and writing, a successful candidate will show evidence of ability to teach a range of subjects within moral theology/theological ethics at both undergraduate and graduate levels.  The successful candidate will also be sympathetic to the mission of the University of Notre Dame, which seeks a distinctive educational and scholarly excellence that is founded on its Catholic identity.  Information about Notre Dame is available at  The University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that encourages applications from women and members of under-represented ethnic groups. Review of applications will begin on September 4, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.  


PhD in Theology or Religious Studies


Submit letter of application, c.v., and three letters of recommendation