Professor- Liberal Arts

Job Title: Professor- Liberal Arts
Position No.: ACAD-FT-SCLA-06032014
Department(s):   Smith College of Liberal Arts
Reports To: Dean, Smith College of Liberal Arts
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary:

Houston Baptist University seeks a professor for Smith College of Liberal Arts/ Honors College
Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Candidates should be available to begin work in August, 2014. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. 

Job Responsibilities:



The successful candidate will have appropriate academic (PhD or terminal degree) and professional experience in a field related to one of the programs in the Smith College of Liberal Arts/ Honors College. The candidate will provide documentation of an excellent teaching record and evidence of scholarly interests and achievements. Candidates should be able to teach in one or more of the following areas: Philosophy, History, Literature, in interdisciplinary settings along with topics of candidate’s research interest.
The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement; the Ten Pillars vision statement may be found at

Additional Info:


Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.

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