Adjunct Faculty for Religious Studies

McKendree University’s Department of Religious Studies welcomes applications for Adjunct Faculty for Religious Studies.  This part-time position is responsible for teaching general education courses (survey courses on living religions of the east and west, as well as courses on Religion in the US). 

The successful candidate will have a Master’s Degree in Religious Studies.  Prior college teaching experience is preferred.

McKendree University, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champions (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants.

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing Job #AFRS27 with a list of courses you are able to teach, resume/CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.