Full Professor in Religious Studies

Stanford University in California

Deadline October 31, 2014
Date Posted August 29, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University invites nominations and applications in the area of early Christianity and/or Christianity in late antiquity for the Teresa Hihn Moore Professorship. 

We seek a senior scholar of distinction in the field, with an outstanding record of research and scholarship and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and advising students at both graduate and undergraduate levels.

The appointment will be at the full professor level, but scholars at the advanced associate level are also encouraged to apply.

For full consideration, applications must be received by October 31, 2014. The term of appointment would begin September 1, 2015 or as soon as practicable thereafter. 

Applicants should submit a full curriculum vitae (including bibliography) with a cover letter outlining research and teaching interests through Interfolio via the following url:




Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.  It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions.

Please direct all enquiries concerning this position to:

Christianity Search 

Prof. John Kieschnick, Committee Chair 

Department of Religious Studies 

450 Serra Mall, Building 70 

Stanford, CA 94305-2165 


or by email to: kiesch@stanford.edu


How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://apply.interfolio.com/25821