The University of Northwesternâ€“St.Paul is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of English & Literature. Founded in 1902, Northwestern is an evangelical, nondenominational Christian institution offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Northwestern is an intentional community of faith, living, and learning. Administration, faculty, and staff must understand and agree with University Doctrinal and Declaration of Christian Community Statements.
Full information about the position can be found at: https://jobs.unwsp.edu/ postings/651.
Editor’s note: Thank-you to the faculty member of theÂ University of Northwesternâ€“St.Paul who brought this opening to my attention. As pertinent I encourage members of the Emerging Scholars Network (ESN) to prayerfully consider and share this job opportunity. Later in the yearÂ I intend toÂ create a Finding WorkÂ page which will also include links to relevantÂ blog posts such as . . .
- Advice to Those Who Would Be Christian Scholars by Nicholas Wolterstorff (Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology Emeritus at Yale University)
- Finding a Postdoc in the Sciences: Nailing the Interview*Â by Kelly Seaton (Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University Human Vaccine Institute), part of Finding a Postdoc series
- What I Wish Iâ€™d Known about Faculty Life seriesÂ byÂ Kevin Birth (Department of Anthropology at Queens College)
- Blessed Are The Successful? by Paul Yandle, Faithful Is Successful series
- Interview on Vocation with Bryan McGraw, Faithful Is Successful series
- Scholarâ€™s Compass: A Devotional for Academics, by Academics
Thank-you to those who have blessed their campus fellowship by sharing such valuable resources by email lists, Facebook Walls, Tweets, websites, etc. Please continue to let me know particular resources/topics which come to your attentionÂ as valuable toÂ post, explore, and/or develop. This process is a significant part of our ministry as a learning community and yes, I really enjoy keeping our Facebook Wall and TweetsÂ active with cutting edgeÂ material 🙂 Great to have you on the team. To God be the glory!
*Did you knowÂ Finding a Postdoc in the Sciences: Nailing the InterviewÂ isÂ currently theÂ second most visited post of the month (#1 Prayers for Chapel Hill)Â and #1 for the history of the blogÂ (#2Â What’s the purpose of a university?). See Top PostsÂ for a listing.
About the author:
Tom enjoys daily conversations regarding living out the Biblical Story with his wife Theresa and their four girls, around the block, at Elizabethtown Brethren in Christ Church (where he teaches adult electives and co-leads a small group), among healthcare professionals as the Northeast Regional Director for the Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA), and in higher ed as a volunteer with the Emerging Scholars Network (ESN). For a number of years, the Christian Medical Society / CMDA at Penn State College of Medicine was the hub of his ministry with CMDA. Note: Tom served with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship / USA for 20+ years, including 6+ years as the Associate Director of ESN. He has written for the ESN blog from its launch in August 2008. He has studied Biology (B.S.), Higher Education (M.A.), Spiritual Direction (Certificate), Spiritual Formation (M.A.R.), Ministry to Emerging Generations (D.Min.). To God be the glory!