Faculty Searches

Current Faculty Searches in the Department of Theology are listed here. Please note that all correspondance regarding searches should be directed via email to theodept@nd.edu.

Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology
The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in systematic theology at the rank of assistant professor.  While broad familiarity with the field of contemporary systematic theology is a must, the successful candidate will have particular expertise in the field of ecclesiology.  Besides aptitude for high-level research and writing, a successful candidate will show evidence of ability to teach a range of subjects within systematic theology 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 http://www.nd.edu.  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 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  Please submit letter of application, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Professor J. Matthew Ashley, Chair, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556.  Electronic submission is encouraged:  theodept@nd.edu. 
 
Assistant Professor of New Testament Theology
The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a position in New Testament with appointment to begin in August of 2015.  Area of specialization is open; rank is assistant professor.  Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  The successful candidates will be sympathetic to the mission of the University of Notre Dame, which seeks a distinctive educational and scholarly excellence founded on its Catholic identity.  The University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that encourages applications from women and members of under-represented ethnic groups. The University particularly seeks candidates who demonstrate excellence in both teaching and scholarship.  Information about Notre Dame is available at http://www.nd.edu. Please submit by email attachment a letter of application and CV to Professor J. Matthew Ashley, Chair, Department of Theology, at theodept@nd.edu.  Three letters of recommendation should be sent independently to the same email address, with hard copies to follow sent to Department of Theology, 130 Malloy Hall, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN 46556.
 
Professor of Patristics
The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a senior (tenured) position in Patristics for an appointment beginning in the Fall semester of 2015. Review of applications will begin on August 18, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  The successful candidates will be sympathetic to the mission of the University of Notre Dame, which seeks a distinctive educational and scholarly excellence founded on its Catholic identity.  The University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that encourages applications from women and members of under-represented ethnic groups. The University particularly seeks candidates who demonstrate excellence in both teaching and scholarship.  Information about Notre Dame is available at http://www.nd.edu. Please submit letter of application and CV to Professor J. Matthew Ashley, Chair, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556.  Electronic submissions are welcome, at theodept@nd.edu.  
 
Professor of Moral Theology/Christian Ethics
The Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame seeks applications for a tenured or tenure-track position in Moral Theology / Christian Ethics with a focus on bioethics. Appointment will be made at the level of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, to begin in August of 2015. The position is part of the University's Initiative on Adult Stem Cell Research and Ethics (adultstemcell.nd.edu) and the newly created Center for Adult Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine. We particularly encourage applications from candidates with expertise in the ethics of scientific or biomedical research and an interest in contributing to this initiative.  A strong background in one of the sciences is a further desirable feature.  In all cases a record or demonstrated promise of excellence in teaching and research is required. 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 http://www.nd.edu.  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 October 6, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.  Please submit letter of application, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Professor J. Matthew Ashley, Chair, Department of Theology.  Submission should be made electronically to theodept@nd.edu.