The Department of Religious Studies anticipates a tenure track hire at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2014, pending budgetary authority. Qualified candidates will work in the area of American religions, broadly conceived. The Department is particularly interested in candidates who can document a history of interdisciplinary research and/or collaboration. The successful candidate will complement existing research and programmatic strengths in the Department and will be able to fill gaps in course instruction that the current faculty cannot offer. The Department will begin reviewing applications on October 15, 2013, and anticipates interviewing candidates at the American Academy of Religion conference in November; review will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, copy of graduate transcript, and three letters of recommendation to Ellen Logan at firstname.lastname@example.org; e-mail subject line, Religious Studies TT Search. GSU's Department of Religious Studies is a dynamic and growing program that offers B.A. and M.A. degrees and serves a talented and diverse student body in downtown Atlanta.The position is contingent upon budget approval and an offer of employment is conditional upon verification of a candidate’s background. The University System of Georgia, of which Georgia State is a member, is an equal opportunity employer. The department seeks diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.