Search Announced: Position in Moral Theology

REGIS COLLEGE the Jesuit graduate Faculty of Theology at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-track position in moral theology.

The position will be of particular interest to those with the rank of full or associate professor. A junior candidate would be expected to progress toward teaching and supervision of students in graduate research programs.

The candidate will hold a relevant doctoral degree in moral theology with specialized training in an area such as sexual ethics, healthcare ethics or bioethics. A Licentiate in Sacred Theology or the willingness to earn one would be an asset. The candidate will have a proven ability to help form students in professional graduate programs in moral decision-making.

The candidate may be required to supervise one or more of Regis College’s academic programs and will be expected to contribute to the academic activities of the Toronto School of Theology.

The starting salary is commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will contribute to the Ignatian mission of Regis College. Specifically, the candidate will participate in integral formation for ministry by assisting students to access the Roman Catholic theological tradition; undertake contextual analysis; develop practical pastoral skills and respond to the challenges of personal formation. The position commences on July 1, 2008.

Applications are due no later than January 4, 2008. Interested candidates should forward a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae, transcripts of all graduate studies and three academic references under separate cover to: Dean of Faculty, Regis College, 15 St. Mary Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4Y 2R5. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.