Job description

Princeton, NJ

The Department of Religion at Princeton University has an occasional need for lecturers to teach for courses in areas such as Asian Religions, Islam, Religions of the Mediterranean, Religion & Philosophy, Religion, Ethics & Politics, and Religions in the Americas. Responsibilities include teaching courses and/or precept sections, grading student work, and holding weekly office hours. Appointment duty time is subject to enrollments, and any available positions may be for the Fall 2021 and/or Spring 2022 semesters depending on departmental need.

Advanced degree required; Ph.D. preferred.

How to apply

Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/19801 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching experience and interest, and the names and contact information for three references. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

These positions are subject to the University’s background check policy.

The University Center for Human Values was established in 1990 by an interdisciplinary faculty group led by founding director Amy Gutmann, at the time professor of politics at Princeton and now president of the University of Pennsylvania. The aim was to deepen and enhance collaboration at Princeton among scholars across the disciplines with a shared commitment to research and teaching about values in public and private life.