Campus Minister for Interfaith Ministry
University of Dayton (Posting# S01474P)
The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a Top Ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.
The Campus Minister for Interfaith Ministry is a residence life campus minister focused on initiating, designing, and implementing opportunities for interfaith community and dialogue, religious/interfaith literacy, and student leadership development among the student body, but especially in the upper division experience, that foster understanding of and cooperation between people across the spectrum of faith traditions.
Responsibilities include direct ministry with students through the development of outreach initiatives, interfaith sharing/dialogue/study groups, multi-faith educational opportunities, prayer/reflection events, and other creative programs and experiences. The minister will also utilize knowledge and skills to provide pastoral care, coordinate community development activities with the Residence Life staff, network residents with other campus wide programs, partner with the Center for International Programs, and foster engagement with interfaith leaders in the local Dayton community. This minister is committed to uphold the Catholic and Marianist vision of the University through ministry across the spectrum of major faith and belief traditions and participating as an active member of the Residence Life Ministry and Campus Ministry teams.
This is a ten month position with full benefits, open to people of all religious identities. Salary commensurate with experience. Proposed start date August 1, 2017. See full description/qualifications and submit cover letter, resume and list of references at http://jobs.udayton.edu/postings/22549 Deadline April 17, 2017.
To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. We act affirmatively to recruit and hire women, traditionally under-represented minority groups, people of disability and veterans.