POSITION:               Full-Time Faculty – Assistant/Associate Professor

COLLEGE:                College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

PROGRAM:              Theology

REPORTS TO:          Department Chair

FLSA:                         Exempt


Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that values diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion to transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.

We are accepting applications for a position in our Theology program, beginning Fall 2020, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (depending on experience and professional record). Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in the field of Christian theology. Area of specialization is open. Candidates who serve as a generalist and are experienced and/or prepared to teach a wide variety of theology courses are especially encouraged to apply. A typical semester course load might entail teaching two sections of an introductory Christian theology course, a topics course in Catholic, Historical, Biblical, or Contemporary theology, and an upper level elective course such as: Old Testament, World Religions, Religious Pluralism, or Death and Suffering. Normal teaching load is 12 credits per semester.

Requirements for this position are a Ph.D. in Theology and a willingness to support the Mission and Core Values of Marian University. Women and candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial copies of transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to muapplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please place “Assistant/Associate Professor – Theology” in the subject line of the email.


Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.


Transforming lives through academic excellence, innovation and leadership. Marian University is a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice, and joined together by spiritual traditions

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the receipt of criminal background and reference check information; and the determination that the candidate remains eligible and suitable for employment.