Job Title: Assistant Director of Campus Ministry for Multi-faith Support and Religious Literacy
University of Dayton
Dayton, OH United States
Assistant Director of Campus Ministry for Multi-faith Support and Religious Literacy
The Assistant Director of Residence Life Ministry for Multi-faith Support and Religious Literacy at the University of Dayton, A Catholic and Marianist university, serves students from diverse faith traditions and initiates, designs, and implements opportunities for the wider campus community to increase religious literacy, and engage in interfaith dialogue. As a member of the Residence Life Ministry team, provides unique expertise and collaborative opportunities for multi-faith religious literacy and pastoral support across a spectrum of faith traditions through direct ministry with students and the development of outreach initiatives among students of particular faith traditions (Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Orthodox, etc.), multi-faith religious literacy and educational opportunities, interfaith sharing/dialogue/study groups, prayer/reflection events, student leadership development, and other programs and experiences. The minister will also 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 faith communities in the Dayton area to meet the goals for this ministry.
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 while cultivating diverse expressions of the faith life of the campus community.
10-month/year full-time exempt position with full benefits open to people of all religious identities. While serving within residence areas, the position is not live-in. Salary commensurate with experience. Submit application, cover letter, resume and list of references addressing minimum and preferred qualifications at http://employment.udayton.edu/cw/en-us/job/497256 . Deadline to submit is July 8, 2019.
Qualifications & Requirements Required qualifications:
Understanding of beliefs and practices of the world's major religions
Familiarity with methodologies and practices in facilitating interfaith relationships
Experience with pastoral care and crises response
Strong written communication skills
Willingness to work late evenings and some weekends
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.
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.