Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Latinx Religions

The Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies at California State University, Bakersfield, seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in Latinx religions. The successful candidate will teach courses in contemporary Latin American religion focusing on lived religion. Desired areas of competency include Indigenous Religions, New Religious Movements, and/or Social Justice. Normal teaching load is four courses per semester, with a reduced load of three courses per semester in the first two years. Ph.D. required at time of appointment, August 2020.


Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), and three letters of recommendation to rssearch@csub.edu. Review of applications begins on October 30, 2019.  For further information contact Prof. Tim Vivian, Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies, 10 HOB, California State University Bakersfield, 9001 Stockdale Highway, Bakersfield, CA, 93311-1022; tvivian@csub.edu. California State University, Bakersfield, is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and an Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants will be considered without regard to gender, race, age, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, or covered veterans’ status.