The Missional College at Missional University invites applications for an online faculty position in Cultural Geography teaching courses in the Department of Cultural Studies.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Geography with significant study in the global geography of religion. Applicants may teach online from anywhere on the globe and do not have to have US residency, but must be fluent in English and have a stable internet connection.
Since the Missional University is dedicated to training grassroots missional leaders in the evangelical tradition, administrative staff and faculty members must commit to both our faith and ethos statements. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Women, majority world scholars, ethnic minorities, and recent doctoral graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Additional information about Missional University may be seen at http://missional.university.
Responsibilities and Duties
The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate practical international or intercultural mission experience within their own country or beyond. Applicants must have a strong orientation to relating cultural geography to the missio dei (mission of God) in the scripture.
Teaching responsibilities include the development and delivery of eLearning courses in the cultural geography of religion to equip Christian believers to do missional ministry in mission and denominational agencies, churches and other faith-based organizations. The successful applicant will function as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) working with an instructional technologist to design, develop and deploy his or her own courses. Course development will begin immediately upon hire.
- A Doctoral degree in Geography from an accredited university or seminary with specific background in cultural geography of religion
- Teaching experience, preferably online
- A vibrant Christian testimony
- Practical missions experience in his/her own country of origin or beyond
- Agreement with the faith and ethos statements of the Missional University
- Passionate about the mission, vision and core values of the Missional University
Notice to Applicants: Please attach a letter of inquiry, curriculum vitae, and three references.
In your letter of inquiry, please explain your Christian faith commitment and international / missions experience. Thank you!
APPLICANTS MUST HAVE TEACHING EXPERIENCE AND DOCTORATE IN GEOGRAPHY TO BE CONSIDERED (Ph.D. preferred).
**** EdD APPLICANTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION. THANK YOU. ****