Corcoran Visiting Professor

Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA

ID: 7058322
Posted: July 8, 2019

Job Description

2020-2021 Corcoran Visiting Chair in Christian-Jewish Relations

Boston College and its Center for Christian-Jewish Learning invite applications for a one year visiting appointment (renewable for a second year) as the 2020-2021 Corcoran Visiting Chair in Christian-Jewish Relations, specializing in some aspect of the relationship between Christianity and Judaism. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or its earned equivalent, have published in the field, and hold (or have retired from) a tenured position (or its equivalent) in a university or seminary. Applications from all relevant disciplines are welcome. The Corcoran Chair will agree to take on specific responsibilities related to the mission of the Center. The full description is available at . A list of previous Chairs, and their conferences and courses during their tenures, is also available online.

Electronic submission of the following are requested: letter of application, CV, and a proposal for the research and writing to be done while holding the Chair, including an indication of how these fit into the guidelines above. Two letters of recommendation should be submitted directly. Applications are due by November 15, 2019. Decisions will be made by February 14, 2020. Communications should be addressed to Prof. James Bernauer, SJ (, Director, Center for Christian-Jewish Learning, Stokes Hall N405, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 USA.

In order to be considered an official candidate to Boston College, please apply online at

Closing Statement

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