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Elon University

Adjunct positions open for REL 110 class, “Religion in a Global Context" at Elon University. Course would either meet twice a week for two 100-minute class periods, or three times a week for 65-minute class periods. This is essentially a required course for every Elon undergrad and is mostly composed of freshmen, so multiple sections of the course are taught each semester.  Instructors have full freedom and can design the course however they want. More information may be obtained directly from Dr. Toddie Peters at Elon,

Santa Clara University

The Department of Religious Studies at Santa Clara University invites applications for a tenure track position in theological social ethics to start September 1, 2019. The department is particularly interested in candidates who can engage the diverse religious and social landscape of Silicon Valley and the complex challenges that arise in the region. Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in theology or religious studies by the time of appointment and understand and support the University’s Jesuit mission.

The application deadline is October 15, 2018. For information on the department, visit here; for the full position description and application instructions, visit here.

Virginia Tech 

The Department of Religion and Culture at Virginia Tech announces a search for an Assistant Professor of Race in American Religion and Culture. The position is tenure-track and includes teaching a range of courses in the Department of Religion and Culture. The expected/standard teaching load is two/two (four courses per academic year). Review of applications will begin October 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. You can learn more about the department at and ask questions of the search chair, Prof. Sylvester Johnson (

Extra-Curricular Opportunities

Chegg Tutor

Chegg directly caters to the constraints students work within by offering a way to supplement their income while maintaining a rigorous academic schedule. This part-time work allows for flexible, resume-worthy experience and competitive pay for students and professional alike. Tutors make at least $20/hr. Click here for more information.

Higher Ed Jobs

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