Jobs at CTU

Jobs at CTU

For those interested in a career with Catholic Theological Union, the following positions available at CTU are listed below.

 

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Catholic Theological Union (CTU) is a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago. Its mission is to prepare effective leaders for the Church, ready to witness to Christ’s good news of justice, love, and peace. CTU’s 4,000 vowed religious women and men and lay graduates are serving in 60 countries worldwide.

 

Interested candidates should email cover letter and resume to csalas@ctu.edu.

Catholic Theological Union (CTU) seeks a team player to join the Admissions team for a leading graduate school of theology and ministry in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago.  The Admissions and Financial Aid Coordinator provides multidimensional support to the recruitment, discernment, and application process for prospective CTU students.  Administrative support includes standard clerical tasks as well as building a culture and environment of hospitality for prospective students. 

 

The individual must be comfortable working in a Catholic institution of higher learning and is expected to become immersed in and support the mission and vision of the school.  For a more detailed job description, click here.  Please email your cover letter and resume to csalas@ctu.edu.  Applications will be considered until the position is filled.

The Controller reports directly to the Vice President for Finance and Operations (VPFO). The position will establish, co-ordinate and maintain an integrated plan for the control of the financial operations of CTU and to provide timely reports measuring performance against approved budgets. The Controller works closely with all departments to ensure that the books and records correctly record transactions. The Controller is the supervisor of the accounting/business office personnel.

CTU is seeking a highly organized person who possesses a strong computer skills with databases and computerized accounting systems. A degree in accounting or equivalent experience is required. Experience in Higher Education setting preferred with proven experience in managing an accounting office.  

Resumes with cover letters will be reviewed for consideration. Please submit to Carmen Salas, HR Generalist at csalas@ctu.edu.

For a detailed job description, click here. Resumes with cover letters will be reviewed for consideration.

Development Associate

Be inspired by a mission-driven organization that prepares future leaders for the Church. Join our team of passionate and committed professionals working together to advance Catholic Theological Union (CTU), a graduate school of theology and ministry in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago. No two days will ever be alike.
 
The position of Development Associate reports directly to the Director of Development and is a key member of the Institutional Advancement team. The Development Associate assists with annual, targeted fundraising goals, particularly in stewardship, operations and reporting. This individual will help build, maintain and analyze the donor database, oversee gift acceptance and acknowledgments and reconcile financial transactions. The ideal candidate will possess a strong work ethic, commitment to teamwork, and mutual respect among the school’s departments and the overall CTU community. Catholic Theological Union is one of the largest, independent, Roman Catholic graduate schools of theology and ministry in the United States with a diverse and international student body and a variety of academic and pastoral programs at the masters and doctoral level. For a full job description, click here.
 
Please email cover letter, and resume to Carmen Salas, HR Specialist, at csalas@ctu.edu.

Project Director for Thriving in Ministry

The Project Director for Thriving in Ministry is a grant-funded position to manage the Thriving in Ministry project at CTU, a multi-faceted program to promote the integrated wellbeing of professionals in Catholic ministry and the environments in which they work. The grant was received by the Lilly Endowment in 2018 and the project is scheduled to progress through May 2023.  The Director is a half-time staff position (20 hours/week), reporting to the Vice President and Academic Dean.  A part-time administrative assistant supports this grant-funded program. 

CTU is seeking a person with excellent skills in management/supervision, written and verbal communication, and time management. An MA Degree, preferably in a theological discipline, and a minimum of five years of experience in ministry are required.  Ideally the person would be a Roman Catholic familiar with ministries in the Catholic Church.

 

Resumes with cover letters will be reviewed for consideration. Please submit to Carmen Salas, HR Generalist at csalas@ctu.edu .

 

For a detailed job description, click here. Resumes with cover letters will be reviewed for consideration.

Catholic Theological Union is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of their qualifications for the position without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or veteran status.