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Catherine of Sienna Fellowship at Villanova

Justin McBrayer | Published on 11/9/2020
The Ethics Program of Villanova University seeks candidates for the Catherine of Siena Fellowship whose research, teaching and/or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to engagement and inclusion of culturally diverse audiences. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated competence in voices that are traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized in the Western canon. Successful candidates will have a clear commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational environment and must be willing to contribute to the Villanova’s strategic plan of inclusive community. Responsibilities include a 3/3 teaching load with the core ethics course as the primary course, research, plus committee service work for the program. A Ph.D. should be in hand by August 1, 2021. The position is for one year, renewable up to 4 years. Candidates should have either expertise in Christian ethics, with competency to teach Western philosophical ethics, or expertise in Western philosophical ethics, with competency to teach Christian ethics. Application documents should include a cover letter indicating competencies noted above, C.V., unofficial graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence, and two letters of recommendation. All documents can be submitted electronically. To apply, visit Villanova is a Roman Catholic University sponsored by the Augustinian Order. An AA/EEO employer, Villanova seeks a diverse faculty committed to scholarship, service, and especially teaching, who understand, respect, and will contribute to the mission and values of the university. Application deadline is December 15, 2020. All preliminary interviewswill be completed via Zoom. For more details visit or contact Dr. Mark Doorley at