inafoxhole (inafoxhole) wrote,

diversity, huh?

Professional responsibilities include teaching 24 credit hours per academic year, involvement in Divisional planning and operations, appropriate University committee duties and other general service to the University. XXXXX University, a Catholic liberal arts institution located in XXXXXXXXXXXX, Ohio, is dedicated to academic excellence in student-centered educational model within a Judeo-Christian tradition.

Send letter of application, CV, graduate transcripts and list of three references (at least one addressing teaching ability) to: XXXXX XXXXXXXX, Director of Human Resources, XXXXX University, XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX, XXXXXXXXXXXX, OH XXXXXXXXXXX. XXXXX University values a diverse community and is committed to equality in employment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

I came across this ad in a job application. I've worked at a Catholic university before, but on the other hand, why would I want to apply to a school that talked about teaching within an educational model within a Judeo-Christian tradition? Seriously?

And before anyone asks, the job isn't for a theology position. It's for a computer science/math position.

What do you think they'd say about an atheist minority applying for this job? D'you think I could get me some affirmative action going? ;-P

Five or six years ago, I just don't remember job apps saying this kind of thing. At least not at universities.
Tags: catholicism, discrimination, education and religion, ohio

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