Stulman Chair in Rabbinics and Tradition
Program in Jewish Studies, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor:
The Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Program in Jewish Studies at Johns Hopkins University seeks to appoint a scholar to the new Stulman Chair in Rabbinics and Traditional Judaism. Scholars may apply at the ranks of tenure-line assistant and tenured associate professor. The successful applicant will be housed in the appropriate disciplinary department within the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, while also participating in the interdisciplinary Jewish Studies program. Applicants should possess a strong command of rabbinic literature and engage with core genres of the traditional Jewish canon, but may focus on any era from late antiquity through the modern period, and should be interested in addressing disciplinary or thematic questions beyond Jewish studies. The successful candidate will be expected to teach both introductory and specialized courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, splitting teaching and service equally between Jewish Studies and the appointing department.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including list of publications), a research statement and a statement of teaching philosophy and interests (no more than three pages each), and three confidential letters of recommendation to Interfolio ( Applications must be received by September 10, 2014. Inquiries (only) should be directed to Kenneth B. Moss, Posen Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History, at
Johns Hopkins is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women and members of minority groups, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions.

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Mary Otterbein
Johns Hopkins University
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