Opening/Closing Date: September 14, 2022 to November 14, 2022
Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2023

Description

Emmanuel College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in United Church of Canada (UCC) Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Emmanuel College is a college of Victoria University in the University of Toronto, a member institution of the Toronto School of Theology and a theological school of the United Church of Canada that provides educational programs (all offered conjointly with the University of Toronto) designed for Christians, Muslims, Buddhists and others preparing for a variety of vocations. All qualified applicants are invited to apply; however, priority will be given to qualified Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Information about the College and a detailed description of the position can be viewed on our website. Emmanuel College is committed to equity in access to employment and a diverse and inclusive workplace. The College encourages applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQ+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. Preference will be given to those affiliated with the United Church of Canada.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD or ThD in a theological discipline, possess extensive knowledge of and ministry experience with the UCC, and demonstrate the ability to research and teach courses related to the UCC and World Christianity.

Expertise in relation to global and ecumenical movements in Christianity in connection with one or more of the following teaching areas is desirable: history of Christianity, global missions and partnerships, ecumenism, lived religion, interfaith relations, and Indigenous-settler relations.  Demonstrated excellence in teaching and scholarly research is essential.

The Job Responsibilities include:

  1. Teaching at Emmanuel College and the Toronto School of Theology
  2. Engaging in Research, scholarship and professional activity
  3. Participating in Administrative Activities

To Apply

Please submit your C.V. and a letter of application (indicating qualifications and experiences related to this position) electronically on the Dayforce system via the link:

https://can62e2.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/victoriauniversity/Site/FACULTY/Posting/View/355

As well, kindly arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent separately. Materials should be submitted electronically to ec.searches@utoronto.ca, attn.: Principal HyeRan Kim- Cragg

Review of applications will begin 15 November 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. The appointment is to commence on or after 01 July 2023.