The successful candidate for this faculty position in the Department of Pastoral Ministries will assume the full responsibilities of a tenure-track teaching professional at the DTS Dallas campus. In accordance with the mission of the Seminary and the PM department, this individual will seek to prepare biblically-centered pastors and other Christian leaders for ministry who focus on the exposition of the Word of God and are characterized by vision for a spiritually lost world, the leadership of God’s church, and a shepherd’s heart for ministry. Faculty members support the educational process by advising students, serving on committees, addressing projects as assigned, and by assisting at strategic events.
Academic Responsibilities (reporting to the Chairman of the Pastoral Ministries Department)
Teach a full-time load (16-20 credit hours per academic year)
Teach courses such as homiletics, spiritual life, and pastoral theology according to departmental criteria in English and/or Spanish.
Travel to extension sites as assigned to complete teaching responsibilities
Make progress toward tenure and promotions as indicated in the Faculty Handbook
Attend Chapel programs, the annual Faculty Workshop (mid-August) and Commencement (mid-May)
Represent the Department and the Seminary in research and publication
Represent the Department and the Seminary at churches and conferences
Academic Administrative Responsibilities
Attend weekly departmental meetings and faculty meetings
Maintain office hours and be available for student mentoring and advising as assigned
Participate in student orientation, student recruitment, and other events
Serve on faculty committees as assigned.
Oversee European cohort for distance education as needed
Qualifications—The ideal candidate will have:
completed a Ph.D. in biblical/theological studies
one graduate degree from Dallas Theological Seminary
full agreement with and willingness to sign the DTS Doctrinal Statement annually and live by the lifestyle standards stated in the Faculty Handbook (mandatory)
proven experience in pastoral ministry
significant pastoral ministry and theological education experience
demonstrated ability to teach in higher theological education
ability to work as a member of a team of colleagues
ability to communicate fluently in both English and Spanish (written and oral)
significant European ministry experience
Please direct all letters of interest (with accompanying CV) or inquires to:
Dr. Vic Anderson, Chairman and Professor of Pastoral Ministries, DTS
3909 Swiss Avenue, Dallas TX 75204
Emails may be sent to email@example.com. Phone contact may be directed to 214-887-5330
The application deadline for submitting a CV is December 8, 2017.
Additional Salary Information: Rank and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Founded in 1924, Dallas Theological Seminary's mission is, “to glorify God by equipping godly servant-leaders for the proclamation of His Word and the building up of the body of Christ worldwide.” In other words, we want to help men and women fulfill the Great Commission and the Great Commandment, or more simply: Teach Truth. Love Well.