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 with a focus on contemporary religion. The successful candidate will teach courses in his or her specialization and in CSUB’s General Education program. Desired areas of competency include Indigenous Religions, New Religious Movements, Human Rights, and Sociology of Religion. Normal teaching load is four courses per semester. Ph.D. required at time of appointment, August 2020. Prior teaching at the university level strongly preferred.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), and three letters of recommendation to rssearch@csub.edu. Review of applications begins on November 15, 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 National 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.