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Work at Candler

Candler at Emory University provides an uncommonly rewarding work environment. People are drawn to work here to enrich and change lives. They are attracted by the opportunity to participate in the community life of a top-ranked university. Emory ranks as the second-largest private employer in the metro Atlanta area. Candler students may seek internships and part-time jobs on campus with various departments and research projects.

Current Openings

Senior Scholar of New Testament

Candler School of Theology seeks nominations for a Senior Scholar of New Testament who could join its faculty beginning in Fall 2023. A tenured appointment could be made at the rank of advanced associate professor, full professor, or endowed chair. Strong nominees will be eminent scholars with a record of distinguished publications. They will have demonstrated potential for global intellectual leadership in the field. They will be excellent teachers with a commitment to teaching and mentoring a student body that is diverse with respect to race, gender, culture, sexual orientation, and theological perspectives. They will be ready to join colleagues in service in and beyond the school.

The successful candidate will develop and teach courses in several of Candler’s degree programs, including the MDiv, MTS, and DMin programs. The appointee will have shared responsibility for courses at every level of these programs, from introductory to advanced. The appointee will also join regular faculty rotation in Candler’s Contextual Education program. And the appointee will have a record of research and publication that equips them to play a leading role in the PhD program in the Graduate Division of Religion in the Laney Graduate School of Emory University. 

Nominations of women, people from minoritized groups, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ persons, and veterans are especially welcome, as are nominations of people within the Wesleyan tradition (e.g., UMC, AME, AMEZ, CME, Nazarene). Emory University is an EEO/AA employer.

Nominations and inquiries should be sent to Dr. Alison Greene, Search Chair, at Review of nominations will begin on October 1, 2022.

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