Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Philosophy)

Job description

Job ID: 42558

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999




The successful applicant will be expected to develop a significant research program prior to tenure, be an excellent teacher (teaching two courses per semester at the graduate and undergraduate level), and contribute to the service needs of the department. Areas of specialization: ethics broadly construed to include areas such as history of ethics, metaethics, moral psychology, social and political philosophy, applied ethics. Areas of competence: open, but the department has teaching needs at the graduate level in ethical theory, metaethics, and the history of philosophy.


Applicants must have a PhD in philosophy, or a closely related area, in hand by July 1, 2018.

Contact Info

Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to [email protected]

Anticipated Salary Range

Salary Competitive

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

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How To Apply

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Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a curriculum vita. Please be prepared to upload: (1) a letter of application, (2) your curriculum vitae, (3) a writing sample, and (4) teaching and research statements.
Applicants should upload all documents (letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample and research statement) as a single PDF.

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Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled. Review of completed applications will begin on November 15, 2017.

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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/7/2018
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