Equal Opportunity Employer

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, veteran’s status, or disability to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. It shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin,age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, veterans status,or disability in administration of its educational policies, admission policies,employment policies, scholarship or loan programs, and other education-related programs administered by the Institute. The Affirmative Action policy of the Won Institute is that all educational, admission and employment practices reflect the statements in the Policy of Non-Discrimination.

The Won Institute is the only regionally accredited Buddhist institution of higher learning on the Eastern Seaboard and one of only six institutions nationwide which are accredited by both a regional accreditor (in this case the Middle States Commission on Higher Education) and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). The Won Institute is an equal opportunity employer.

OPEN POSITIONS

 

Assistant or Associate Professor of Won Buddhist Studies and Mindfulness Studies

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies in Glenside, Pennsylvania seeks a FT faculty member to teach graduate courses in Buddhist Studies, Won Buddhist Studies, Mindfulness, and Contemplative Counseling. Successful candidates will hold an appropriate terminal degree in Buddhist Studies, Won Buddhist Studies, or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher education in the United States or an overseas equivalent.

Position Requirements

The successful candidate will qualify for faculty rank at the level of assistant; have a record of demonstrably excellent teaching and; show potential for outstanding academic research.

Apply by mail to the Office of the Academic Dean, Won Institute of Graduate Studies, 137 S. Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038 or by email to: [email protected]