Be a Visiting Scholar in Biblical Hebrew at Indiana University!

IndianaUniversityThe Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University invites applications for a Visiting Scholar for the 2016-2017 academic year.  The Visiting Scholar will be expected to teach two courses in both the Fall and Spring semesters: Introductory Biblical Hebrew, and Intermediate Biblical Hebrew. The position provides a stipend of $45,000, and the successful applicant will also be able to apply for some research funding from the program. Ph.D. in Jewish Studies or a related field is desirable, but suitable ABD candidates will also be considered. Residency of the visiting scholar in Bloomington is strongly preferred.

To apply for this position, please submit the following:

  • cover letter addressing your research agenda for the year, your aptitude and experience in Biblical Hebrew, and your approach to teaching both the introductory and intermediate-level courses
  • curriculum vitae
  • three letters of reference

Materials should be sent via email to:  (subject line “Visiting Scholar Position”)

Deadline: April 15, 2016 or until position filled