The following announcement came through the Society of Biblical Literature's website:
Position Announcement for Openings
The American Baptist Seminary of the West (ABSW) invites applications for a faculty position in New Testament at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The initial three-year appointment (tenure track) may begin as early as August 2009.
Candidates must possess the Ph.D. in NT; commitment to theological education for church ministry within the Christian tradition; ability to teach effectively within a multi-cultural, broadly ecumenical context in the M.Div. and M.A. programs of the Seminary and the M.A. and doctoral programs of the Graduate Theological Union (of which ABSW is a member); ability to do inter-disciplinary and contextual work; a theological orientation compatible with a broad evangelical heritage; and promise of scholarly achievement beneficial to the church and academic communities.
ABSW is an EEO employer and maintains a policy of nondiscrimination with respect to all employees and applicants for employment.
Send a letter of application describing interests in teaching and research, dossier, and three letters of recommendation to:
The office of the Dean,
New Testament Search,
American Baptist Seminary of the West,
2606 Dwight Way,
Review of applications will begin September 15 and continue until the position is filled.