Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Philosophy invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Philosophy position with a specialization in Modern Philosophy, beginning academic year 2014-2015. The department offers an undergraduate major, an M.A., and a Ph.D. in philosophy. For information about the department, please visit http://www.luc.edu/philosophy/.
Candidates should expect to serve the department's needs in Classical Modern Philosophy at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, teach courses in the core curriculum, and assume the customary duties of committee work, thesis supervision, etc.
Candidates for the position must clearly demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and teaching and have a record of (or clear potential for) distinguished scholarship, and student mentorship. Experience working or conducting research in the Modern Philosophy before Kant is desirable.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a PhD in Philosophy and a strong commitment to excellence in research, teaching, and service at all levels. The candidate should be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic Education.