The Society of Biblical Literature was founded in 1880 to foster biblical scholarship.
Search SBL
 





About SBL

The Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest international scholarly membership organization in the field of biblical studies. Founded in 1880, the Society has grown to over 8,500 international members including teachers, students, religious leaders and individuals from all walks of life who share a mutual interest in the critical investigation of the Bible.
Career Tools- Web Sites

Adjuncts/Contingent Faculty

  • Adjunct Nation
    Maintained by Adjunct Nation, publishers of Adjunct Advocate magazine, this Web site provides information and employment services for part-time faculty members.
  • Contingent Faculty and Student Learning
    Published by the Association of American Colleges and Universities, this special issue of Peer Review (2002) explores issues and trends associated with the use of part-time and full-time non-tenure-track faculty members. In particular, articles in this issue focus on the impact of these trends on the quality of students' educational experiences.
  • Moving a Mountain: Transforming the Role of Contingent Faculty in Composition Studies and Higher Education
    Urbana: National Council of Teachers of English, 2001. Edited by Eileen Schell and Patricia Lambert Stock, this book uses case studies, local narratives, and analyses of models for ethical employment practices to address how the academy could improve the working conditions of part-time and non-tenure-track faculty members who teach most of the core curriculum in higher education.
  • Perspectives Online
    Archived issues of the American Historical Association's news magazine contain articles and analysis of data on part-time teaching and adjunct teaching as they relate to the field of history.

Alternative Careers

Issues in Higher Education

Other Resources

 
 
HOME   | SBL PRESS   | MEETINGS & EVENTS   | EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES   | MEMBERSHIP   | CAREER RESOURCES
ABOUT SBL   | JOIN SBL   | DONATE TO SBL   | CONTACT SBL   | HELP   | PRIVACY POLICY

© 2014, Society of Biblical Literature. All Rights Reserved.