Professor – Old Testament

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Website Providence Theological Seminary

For nearly a century Providence has been a Christian academic community in the historic evangelical tradition that teaches people to grow in knowledge and character for leadership and service. Providence Theological Seminary is both evangelical and interdenominational and exists to serve the Church by preparing and supporting leaders, developing resources, and facilitating theological reflection. The Seminary offers a variety of programs aimed at preparing students for Church, counselling, educational, global, and academic ministries.


Providence Theological Seminary invites applications for a full-time faculty position (Assistant or Associate rank; tenure track) in Old Testament to begin July 1, 2023. *

Applicants for this position should be committed to serving the Church. They should resonate deeply with Providence’s mission and must also be able to subscribe to the Providence Statement of Faith and the Covenant of Community Life. The successful candidate will hold a relevant PhD and exhibit competency in the Old Testament, as well as its relationship to the New Testament and Christian theology. The ideal candidate will have relevant teaching experience, and be competent to teach courses across the curriculum, including Hebrew language courses, and to direct thesis students. Pastoral experience is desirable.

*Rank and salary will be determined by qualifications and experience.


Closing Date: Tuesday, November 30, 2022

To be considered for this position, please submit the following documents:

  1. An application cover letter, outlining your suitability for the position
  2. Your curriculum vitae, including education, employment history, teaching experience, and evidence of scholarship and publication
  3. A statement of your philosophy of teaching
  4. Contact information for three references willing to support your application if shortlisted

Applications should be sent electronically to:

Seminary Search Committee

c/o Marlin Reimer, Human Resources Manager

Email: [email protected]

Review of applications will begin November 30, 2022. Only those selected to proceed in the application process will be contacted. Providence Theological Seminary offers equal opportunities to qualified women and men, including visible minorities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. In keeping with Canadian law, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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