Job Posted On: January 31, 2018

Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg College is a selective residential, undergraduate, coeducational, private liberal arts institution that has, since its founding in 1848, been affiliated with the Lutheran Church.

Serving under a call from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Muhlenberg’s College Chaplain is responsible for the overall vitality of religious and spiritual life at Muhlenberg, with special responsibilities as pastor and worship leader for Protestant students.

Nominations and expressions of interest will continue to be received until a select list of candidates is put forward for final consideration by the President. For fullest consideration submissions are encouraged prior to February 28, 2018.

To apply for this position, complete a Rostered Minister Profile and submit it to the ELCA. To confirm your participation in the search process, send a letter of interest by email to the Muhlenberg Chaplain Search Committee at:

All inquiries, nominations, and applications will be shared with the ELCA Ministry Leadership Coordinator for Region 7 and with the Bishop of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Synod and his staff, and will otherwise be held in strictest confidence.

For additional information, please visit Muhlenberg’s website at