Muir Professor of Peace Studies
Peace Studies Program, Manchester University
|Job category||Senior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|AOS||Areas of specialization may include, but are not limited to, nonviolent conflict transformation, strategies for creating and supporting quality peace, restorative and transitional justice, interpersonal and community dispute resolution, and sustainable development.|
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
|AOC||Open, but encourage scholars with a comitment to strategic peacebuilding within the context of interdisciplinary teaching and research|
|Location||North Manchester, Indiana, United States|
|Start date||Falll 2017|
Job Responsibilities and Duties: The Peace Studies program invites applications for the position of Gladdys Muir Professor of Peace Studies at the Associate Professor or Professor rank depending upon qualifications. This is a full-time, tenure track position that will begin in Fall of 2017. The program seeks a person with a strong commitment to, and demonstrated excellence in, undergraduate teaching and interdisciplinary collaboration.
Manchester University is home to the world’s first undergraduate peace studies program, established in 1948. The program is grounded on commitments to nonviolence, the promotion of human rights, and an international system congenial to just peace. It is coordinated by a council of faculty from across the academic disciplines.
Essential Job Functions:
General Information: Manchester University is an independent, liberal arts university with a campus in North Manchester, Ind., where approximately 1,300 students choose from at least 60 areas of undergraduate study, two master's programs and 21 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Our second campus in Fort Wayne is home to the Manchester University College of Pharmacy, where graduates are awarded the Pharm.D. Doctoral degree.
Manchester has a distinctive commitment to developing respect for ethnic, cultural and religious pluralism and an international consciousness. Manchester University respects the infinite worth of every individual and graduates persons of ability and conviction who draw upon their education and faith to lead principled, productive, and compassionate lives that improve the human condition. As an institution rooted in the tradition of the Church of the Brethren, Manchester University values learning, faith, service, integrity, diversity, and community.
Work Schedule: Onsite classes are generally scheduled between 8 AM and 5 PM. Some classes, seminars, events and/or meetings may be scheduled in the evening or on the weekend.
What We Offer: We offer competitive pay and the opportunity to serve in a dynamic educational environment committed to graduating persons of ability and conviction. We are consistently ranked as an Honor Roll Great College to Work For by the Chronicle of Higher Education.
|How to apply|
Review of applications will begin October 31st and will continue until the position is filled. Apply online by visiting: http://www.manchester.edu/ohr/apply/faculty/ Due to limited attachment space, please upload a cover letter and curriculum vita/resume only. Submit transcripts, three letters of recommendation, teaching philosophy, and evidence of effective teaching to email@example.com.
|Web address to apply||http://www.manchester.edu/ohr/apply/faculty/|
|Hard deadline||July 1, 2017, 12:00am EST|
|Web address for more information||http://www.manchester.edu|
|Contact name||Jennifer Steele|
|Time created||October 26, 2016, 10:01am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||May 13, 2017, 11:00am EST|
|Last updated||October 26, 2016, 10:01am EST|
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