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The Aquinas Center of Theology (ACT) at Candler School of Theology at Emory University seeks a visionary, collaborative Executive Director to manage its operations and advance its mission of enhancing the Catholic scholarly presence across Emory University and the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
The Executive Director will lead the internal and outward-facing activities of the Aquinas Center of Theology, overseeing the mission, administration, and programs of the organization and securing adequate resources to ensure its growth. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors, is a liaison to the Candler School of Theology, and regularly collaborates with Candler’s Catholic Studies program. An ideal, qualified candidate will be deeply engaged in Catholic life, well-versed in Catholic theology, and an active participant in contemporary Catholic theological conversations about the present and future of the Church. The candidate will have knowledge of and engagement with Catholic intellectual traditions and enthusiasm for building diverse community collaborations.
The Aquinas Center at Candler School of Theology, Emory University provides a Catholic scholarly presence for the benefit of Emory University, the Archdiocese and the region. Our programming engages the intellectual and moral life of the Church by sharing our tradition in an ecumenical setting, fostering faith and dialogue. We welcome all people who seek to enhance their knowledge of the living Catholic tradition.
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.