Faculty Position in Old Testament

Institution Name: 
Union University
Start Date: 
January 1 or August 1, 2020

Position Description:
Teach Bible survey courses, upper-level courses in Old Testament, and biblical Hebrew (the teaching load is 24 credit hours per year). Pursue OT scholarship that meets high academic standards and serves the church. Other assignments include student advising, recruitment help, and committee service. Additional duties as assigned by the dean of the STM.

Graduation from an accredited college, university, or seminary with a PhD in Old Testament. Late-stage ABD candidates may be considered in exceptional cases. Preference will be given to applicants who also hold the MDiv degree. Effective teaching experience, collegiality, scholarly production, and local church involvement are important.

Faculty members in the School of Theology & Missions must be active members of local Southern Baptist churches. Applications will be received until position is filled.

Successful candidates must be professing Christians who are active members of a local church, enthusiastically support Union University’s Identity, Mission, and Core Values, and articulate a Christian worldview in their work and life.

To be fully considered, please submit official application, a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, sample of published scholarship, link to a recorded sermon or talk, and unofficial graduate transcripts. All materials must be submitted via the Union University Human Resources website.

Contact Name: 
Union University Human Resources Department
Contact Email Address: 
Contact Phone Number: 
Address Line 1: 
Union University
Address Line 2: 
1050 Union University Drive
City State Zip/Postal Code: 
Jackson, TN 38305