T E Opportunities

SUMMARY

SUMMARY OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR THEOLOGICAL EDUCATORS IN NIGERIA

Bible Backgrounds: JETS

Biblical Languages: Aramaic/Septuagint: JETS;

Hebrew: Billiri

Biblical Theology: JETS

Christian Education: Igbaja; Kagoro; JETS

Church History: Igbaja; JETS; Tofa

Hermeneutics: JETS

Historical Theology: JETS (see “JETS” for further details)

Homiletics: Kagoro

Leadership: JETS

Missiology & Practical Theology: Billiri; Kagoro; JETS

New Testament: JETS, Tofa

Old Testament: Billiri; JETS

Patristics: JETS

Philosophy: JETS

Psychology and Christian Counselling

Theological Studies: Billiri, JETS

Other Opportunities:

Community development: Kagoro

Computer / ICT: Billiri; Kagoro

English Language: Igbaja; Tofa

Social Entrepreneurship: Igbaja

 

Minimum qualification: MA; JETS and Igbaja PhD preferred.

For information about the institutions see the individual sections below

Short-term and long-term applications welcome

Igbaja

Opportunities to Serve:

MA preferably PhD holders in

·         Christian Education

·         Biblical Studies

·         Church History

·         Social Entrepreneurship

·         English Language Teacher

Kagoro

Opportunities to Serve:

  • Missions
  • Education
  • Psychology and Christian Counselling 
  • Public Theology
  • Expository Preaching 
  • Librarian
  • Computer Trainer
  • Community Development worker
  • Lecturer

JETS

Opportunities to Serve:

PhD preferred. Lecturers must be published or currently publishing

  1. BIBLICAL STUDIES:
  • Qumran and DSS
  • Patristic Writings (also under 'Theological Studies')
  • Theological Hermeneutics (also under 'Theological Studies')
  • Biblical Theologian (either or both OTT/NTT)
  • Biblical Backgrounds (either or both ANE & OT/GRW & NT) = Early Judaism and Christianity
  • Aramaic/Septuagint
  • Hellenistic World (Greek, Roman and Jewish writings)
  • OT and NT Commentators (esp. Pentateuch/Prophets and Gospels/Paul)
  1. THEOLOGICAL STUDIES (including 'Church History/Historical Theology')
  • Origins and Development of Evangelicalism
  • Modern Religious Thought
  • Modern Christian Thought
  • Patristic Writings
  • Philosophical Theology
  • History of Christianity (or Church History)
  • Philosophy/Theological Hermeneutics
  • (Advanced) Christian Theology (or ST)
  • History of Western Civilization
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • The Protestant Reformation Then and Now
  • Origins and Development of Pentecostalism
  1. MISSIOLOGY & PRACTICAL THEOLOGY
  • Early Christian Mission
  • Christian Mission in (Post) Modern Times
  •  Development of Ethics for Mission and Ministry 
  • Mission, Gender and Society
  • Mission, Migration and Globalization
  • Christian Mission and Socio-Economic Issues
  • The Political Contexts of Christian Mission (from Antiquity to Today)
  • Biblical and Theological Issues/Paradigms for Mission
  • Transforming Mission and Social Development
  • Mission History and Legacies (from Antiquity to Today)
  1. OTHER (Both require people with a theological background)
  • Christian or Religious Education
  • Leadership

Billiri

Opportunities to Serve:

There is need for Theological Teachers at Billiri for:

MA or above in

  • Mission and Evangelism
  • Old Testament
  • Hebrew
  • Computer / ICT
  • Systematic Theology

Tofa

Opportunities to Serve:

MA holders in

  • Old Testament
  • New Testament
  • Church History