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Comprehensive Campaign Coordinator

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary has a great opportunity for an organized and dedicated part-time (approximately 10-15 hours per week) Comprehensive Campaign Coordinator desiring to apply his/her expertise in overseeing all aspects of a fundraising campaign to insure its timely success based on the defined priorities. 

The ideal candidate has professional experience in comprehensive fund raising programs preferably in the church and/or higher education industry; sharp instincts for relationships and their importance as it relates to fund development; a proven track record in annual and/or capital fund raising; exceptional oral and written communication skills; and has a desire to work with a great team in a challenging yet supportive department.

Professor in Homiletics and Liturgics

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary announces a faculty position in homiletics and liturgics (renewable terms or tenure track). The person appointed to this position will join existing faculty members in the area of preaching and worship to staff the curricula of a seminary strongly committed to the preparation of pastors for ministry. Responsibilities include teaching broadly across the fields of homiletics and liturgics in such areas as master’s-level programs, the DMin concentration in proclamation and worship, and the Certificate in Ministry program. The person filling this position will participate in providing leadership for the worship life of the seminary community. He or she should be knowledgeable in preaching and worship in the Reformed tradition and open to a broad range of styles. Pastoral experience is desirable, as is graduate-level teaching. The candidate will be expected to make significant scholarly contributions to the fields of homiletics and liturgics, and share the Seminary’s commitment to resourcing congregations and ecclesial bodies.


Professor in Sacred Music

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary is seeking a tenure-track faculty position in sacred music. Qualified candidates will hold the Ph.D. or terminal degree in sacred music or related field, and will demonstrate facility with the literature of sacred music, hymnody, and liturgics, as well as having a broad grasp of the history and varied traditions of church music. Responsibilities will include teaching in all degree and certificate programs, scholarship and research in the candidate’s field, leadership in the chapel, and a commitment to the practice of worship in and beyond the Reformed tradition. Faculty rank is open. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. 


Vice President for Finance and Administration

The Vice President for Finance and Administration is responsible for planning, integration, and control of the financial, business, and administrative support operations of the Seminary as well as providing support for several related committees of the Seminary’s Board of Trustees. The Vice President provides leadership and direction to the following offices/departments that support the mission of the Seminary and its strategic vision for the future: financial services (including all accounting functions, financial statements & analysis, and investments), human resources, buildings & grounds, information technology, risk management, legal/regulatory compliance, and auxiliary services (including campus housing, food service, and hospitality/reception).

The Seminary seeks candidates with diverse financial backgrounds, experience in legal issues, a grasp of evolving issues and concerns in theological education, and experience with, and dedication to, the team work required of senior institutional officers.  

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