Raborn Chair in Pastoral Leadership Practical Theology Associate Professor or Professor


Website Baylor University

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier-one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris, (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/) and academic strategic plan, Illuminate (baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.

Baylor seeks to fill the following faculty position within the George W. Truett Theological Seminary:

Raborn Chair in Pastoral Leadership

Practical Theology

Associate Professor or Professor 

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study with preference for those also holding the M.Div. The applicant will need to hold a PhD, ThD or EdD with concentrations in the various expressions of practical theology: congregational studies, pastoral care, pastoral ministry/leadership, pastoral theology, preaching, etc. 

Applicants will be asked to provide a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; transcripts; and philosophy of teaching statement. Pastoral ministry experience is expected and publications are required. Semi-finalists will be asked to provide three letters of reference. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2021. Applications will be considered until November 1, though early applications are encouraged.

To learn more about the above position, the George W. Truett Theological Seminary, and Baylor University, please visit the appropriate URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/92165; www.baylor.edu/Truett; or www.baylor.edu/hr/facultypositions.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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