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Comparative Religion

Students reviewing these links should also review Social Justice and Non-Profit on the College of Arts and Science page. 

ACT Alliance
A directory of links to alliance members, many with career sites of their own. The alliance is a coalition of more than 140 churches and affiliated organizations working to create positive and sustainable change in the lives of poor and marginalized people regardless of their religion, politics, gender, sexual orientation, race or nationality in keeping with the highest international codes and standards. Alliance members are associated with the World Council of Churches or the Lutheran World Federation.
http://actalliance.org/about/list-of-members/
American Academy of Religion
Job board sponsored by the American Academy of Religion, a learned society and professional association of teachers and research scholars, the American Academy of Religion has over 10,000 members who teach in some 1,000 colleges, universities, seminaries, and schools in North America and abroad. Membership is required to search jobs.
http://www.aarweb.org/Programs/Career_Services/Job_Postings/current.asp
American Fraternal Alliance
A directory of links to alliance members, most with career sites of their own. Formed in 1886, the alliance represents not-for-profit fraternal benefit societies operating in 50 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Fraternal benefit societies provide financial services, including life insurance and annuities, as well as scholarships, educational programs, vocational opportunities, and group discount programs to members. Alliance member societies represent nearly 10.5 million individuals; each year members of fraternal benefit societies invest more than 92.5 million hours in community service and contribute more than $414 million to charitable programs.
https://netforum.avectra.com/eWeb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=AFALLIANCE&WebCode=MemberSocieties
American Friends Service Committee
Internship and job board sponsored by the American Friends Service Committee.
http://www.afsc.org/jobs
Americans United for Separation of Church and State
An internship and job board sponsored by Americans United, a religious liberty watchdog group based in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1947, the organization educates Americans about the importance of church-state separation in safeguarding religious freedom.
https://www.au.org/about/employment
Association of Christian Schools International
A job board sponsored by the association, which is the largest Protestant educational organization in the world. Through a host of services, including teacher and administrator certification, school accreditation and curriculum publishing, the association touches the lives of more than 5.5 million students worldwide. Nearly 24,000 schools from over 100 countries are association members.
http://careers.acsi.org/jobseeker/search/results/
Association of Church Sports and Recreation Ministries
A directory of links to association partners, many with career sites of their own. The association’s mission is to equip local churches to change lives through sports outreach ministries.
http://www.csrm.org/ministry-partners.html
Association for Jewish Theatre
A directory of links to Jewish theatres and theatrical organizations, many with career and audition sites of their own. The site also contains a directory of links to individual members of the association, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association represents theatres whose mission statements or seasons promote the production of plays that reflect the broad range of the Jewish experience, and individuals whose interests reflect active involvement in Jewish theatre.
http://www.afjt.com/members/
Campus Ministries
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-campus-ministries-jobs.html
Catholic Charities
A job board sponsored by Catholic Charities, whose mission is to provide service to people in need, to advocate for social justice structures, and to call the entire church and other people of good will to do the same.
http://catholiccharitiesusa.org/careers/
Catholic Healthcare Association
A searchable map with links to major Catholic hospitals and continuing care organizations, nearly all with careers sites of their own, sponsored by the Catholic Healthcare.
http://www.chausa.org/catholic-health-care-directory
Catholic Relief Services
A job board sponsored by Catholic Relief Services, whose mission is to assist impoverished and disadvantaged people overseas. Although its mission is rooted in the Catholic faith, its operations serve people based solely on need, regardless of their race, religion or ethnicity. The site also includes an internship board.
https://www5.apply2jobs.com/CRS/ProfExt/?fuseaction=mExternal.showSearchInterface
Catholic School Teaching Jobs
Job board sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association.
http://classifieds.ncea.org/
Christian Career Center
Employment and resource board.
http://www.christiancareercenter.com/
Christian Colleges
Job board sponsored by the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.
http://careers.cccu.org/jobs
Christian Media and Broadcasting Guide
A directory of links to companies and suppliers in the Christian media and broadcasting industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by National Religious Broadcasters. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://ultimatebroadcastersguide.com/
Christians in Theatre Arts
A job board sponsored by Christians in Theatre Arts, which serves as a continent-wide support network of Christians who are also theatre artists.
http://cita.org/
Church Communication Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Church-Communication-jobs.html
Church Music Publishers Association
A directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own.
http://cmpamusic.org/membercompanies/
Church Staffing
Job board sponsored by the largest Web site for church jobs, pastor jobs and ministry jobs.
http://www.churchstaffing.com/
Church Suppliers Guide
An extensive directory of links to firms involved in different aspects of church management and marketing, many with career sites of the their own. The directory, which is sponsored by the National Association of Church Business Administration, is organized into multiple categories, including education, financial, business services, personnel services, technology and media.
http://ultimatechurchsuppliersguide.com/
Church World Service
An internship and job board sponsored by Church World Service, a cooperative relief, refugee and development agency currently comprised of 37 member communions, whose mission is to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world.
http://cwsglobal.org/about/employment/
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
A directory of links to council members, including Web site and contact information for networking, grant, internship and job search purposes. The council is a private, nonprofit federation of independent overseas research centers that promotes advanced research, particularly in the humanities and social sciences, with a focus on the conservation and recording of cultural heritage and the understanding and interpretation of modern societies.
http://caorc.org/centers/
Evangelical Christian Publishers Association
A job board sponsored by the association, an international organization comprised of member companies that are involved in the publishing and distribution of Christian content.
http://www.ecpa.org/networking/opening_search.asp
Evangelical Christian Publishers Association-Members
A directory of links to association members, many with careers sites of their own. The site also includes a Vendor Guide at the top of the page that lists suppliers to the religious publishing industry. The association is comprised of member companies that are involved in the publishing and distribution of Christian content worldwide.
http://goo.gl/TcYZ9Q
Faith Based Development Organizations
A comprehensive international directory of links to leading faith based organizations active in the development field, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the World Bank.
http://goo.gl/VHU0a
Faith Based Organization Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Community-Faith-Based-Non-Profit-Organization-jobs.html
Faith Travel Association
Directories of links to association members and suppliers, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association represents travel professionals and sites and organizations worldwide that are focused on faith-based travel.
http://www.faithtravelassociation.com/?page=MemberSearch
Freedom from Religion Foundation
An internship board sponsored by the foundation, which is the nation's largest association of freethinkers (atheists, agnostics). It has been working since 1978 to keep religion and government separate.
http://ffrf.org/about/internship-opportunities
Habitat for Humanity
An internship and job board sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit Christian housing organization that works in more than 70 countries and welcomes people of all races, religions and nationalities to partner in its mission. Habitat has helped more than 4 million people construct, rehabilitate or preserve homes since 1976.
http://www.habitat.org/hr/search
HigherEd Jobs
Employment board for Religious Studies and Theology.
http://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/search.cfm?JobCat=92&SortBy=5
Hillel Jobs
Job board sponsored by Hillel, the Foundation for Jewish Campus Life. The site also includes a link to the Bronfman Fellowship for graduating seniors and links to Hillel center organized by college.
http://www.hillel.org/careers/default
The Hindu
The Hindu employment board sponsored by a leading Indian newspaper.
http://www.thehindu.com/shine-jobs/
Idealist
A portal for everyone interested in nonprofit organizations and issues, nonprofit careers, and volunteering.
http://www.idealist.org/
Interfaith Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Interfaith-jobs.html
Islamic Society of North America
Internship board sponsored by the Islamic Society of North America, an association of Muslim organizations and individuals that provides a common platform for presenting Islam, supporting Muslim communities, developing educational, social and outreach programs and fostering good relations with other religious communities, and civic and service organizations.
http://www.isna.net/careers.html
Mennonite Church
A job board sponsored by the Mennonite Church in the U.S.
http://mennoniteusa.org/who-we-are/employment/
MinistryEmployment.com
Provides access to Christian jobs and online employee recruitment tools.
http://www.ministryemployment.com/
National Association Church Design Builders
A searchable map with links to architectural and engineering firms and related service providers focused on the design and construction of church facilities.
http://www.nacdb.com/Members.html
National Church Residencies
A job board sponsored by National Church Residencies. Headquartered in Upper Arlington, Ohio, the organization is the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of affordable senior housing and services. With 330 communities in 28 states and Puerto Rico, National Church Residences also provides health care in Ohio, including the operation of continuing care retirement communities and permanent supportive housing for the formerly homeless and disabled. The organization’s model of person-centered care includes adult day services, assisted living, senior housing, skilled nursing homes, memory care, rehabilitation centers, outpatient therapy, home health care and hospice.
https://careers-ncr.icims.com/jobs/intro?hashed=-435805918&mobile=false&width=854&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false
National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (National VOAD)
A directory of links to state members of National VOAD, many with career sites of their own. The links also include contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. National VOAD is recognized nationwide as a non-governmental leader in building community resiliency throughout the disaster cycle.
http://www.nvoad.org/voad-network/stateterritory-members/
North American Mission Board
An internship board sponsored by the North American Mission Board, which works with churches, associations and state conventions in mobilizing Southern Baptists as a missional force to impact North America through evangelism and church planting.
http://www.namb.net/msi/
Partners for Sacred Places
An extensive directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers involved in the preservation of sacred places, many with career sites of the own. Partners for Sacred Places is a national network of experts who understand the value of a congregation’s architectural assets, their worth as a faith community, and the significance of their service to the community at large. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.sacredplaces.org/tools-research/professional-alliance
Pastoral Counselors
A directory of links to certified pastoral counselors, sponsored by the American Association of Pastoral Counselors. Email and phone number contact information can be used for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.aapc.org/quick-links/find-a-counselor.aspx
Religious and Interfaith Opportunities
A directory of links to religious and interfaith centers and organizations, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by Harvard University's Pluralism Project.
http://www.pluralism.org/directory/index/?tradition=Interfaith
Religious Charities
A directory of links to major religious charities engaged in support activities, programming, literature, and communications, nearly all with career sites of their own. The directory is sponsored by Charity Navigator, a leading assessor of U.S. charities.
http://www.charitynavigator.org/index.cfm?bay=search.categories&categoryid=9
Religious Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Religious-jobs.html
Religious Magazines, Newspapers and News Sites
A directory of links to major religious media, organized by denomination, sponsored by World Newspapers.com. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.world-newspapers.com/religion.html
Religion Newswriters Association
A directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association is the world's only journalism association for people who write about religion in the news media.
http://www.rna.org/search/
Religion Publishing Houses
A directory of links to religion publishing firms, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by Publishers Global, an online portal for the publishing industry.
http://www.publishersglobal.com/directory/subject/religion-publishers/
Religious School Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-religious-schools-jobs.html
Salvation Army
Internship and job board sponsored by the Salvation Army. The site includes a searchable map of internship and job listings by Salvation Army region. Click on "Careers and Internships" on the bottom of the page.
http://www.salvationarmy.org/ihq/jobs
Southern Baptist Convention
Job board sponsored by the Southern Baptist Convention, a national network of more than forty-five thousand churches and church-type missions with nearly sixteen million members who worship in more than two dozen languages each week across the United States and its territories.
http://www.sbc.net/jobs/jobdisplay.asp?jobcatid=&state=&Submit2=Search&sortby=jobdateposted
Spiritual Counseling
The Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling, a division of the American Counseling Association, sponsors a listserve of members that can be accessed for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.aservic.org/
Theological Schools
A directory of links to accredited theological schools in the U.S. and Canada, all with contact information for graduate school, networking and internship or job search purposes, sponsored by the Association of Theological Schools.
http://www.ats.edu/member-schools
United Methodist Church
Job board sponsored by the United Methodist Church.
http://archives.umc.org/interior.asp?jobMode=search&mid=287
United World Mission
A resource for church planting movements throughout the world, this site also includes listings of mission and teaching opportunities by geographical region.
http://www.uwm.org/
World Council of Churches
Searchable international map with links to member churches, many with employment sites of their own. The links are sponsored by the World Council of Churches, which represents over 500 million Christians in more than 110 countries and territories throughout the world.
http://www.oikoumene.org/en/member-churches
World Relief
A job board sponsored by World Relief, which embraces principles of transformational development to empower local churches in the U.S. and around the world so they can serve the vulnerable in their communities, including initiatives in education, health, child development, agriculture, food security, anti-trafficking, immigrant services, micro-enterprise, disaster response and refugee resettlement. The site also includes an internship board.
http://worldrelief.org/search-employment-opportunities
YMCA
Job board sponsored by the YMCA. With a mission to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all, the “Y’s” impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor inspires a child and when a community comes together for the common good.
http://www.ymca.net/career-opportunities/open-positions.html