Princeton Theological Seminary invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Congregational Leadership and Ministry (open rank). Candidates must display a vital theological and ecclesiastical understanding of congregational leadership and ministry and hold an M.Div. and a Ph.D. degree. Preference will be given to those who hold a Ph.D. in one of the areas of Practical Theology (pastoral theology, homiletics, Christian education, or a cognate discipline). He or she should be well-versed and capable of teaching courses in one of these areas in addition to congregational life, leadership development, and the changing nature of congregations today. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in all degree programs of the seminary. In addition, the candidate should have a proven record of pastoral experience and leadership in congregational ministry and be able to think constructively on administrative leadership, new church development, practical ecclesiology, and practical and theological dimensions of pastoral identity. As Princeton Theological Seminary is related to the Presbyterian Church (USA), all faculty are expected to be able to work with demonstrated intercultural competence within a diverse theological environment informed by the Reformed tradition. The appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2020. Women and candidates from underrepresented communities are especially encouraged to apply.
Applicants should apply online here https://tns-apps.ptsem.edu/FacultyapplicationCongregLeadAndMinistry/ with a letter of interest and a CV (including bibliography). Review of applications will begin October 1, 2019. Princeton Theological Seminary is an equal opportunity employer.