Anticipated Tenure Track Faculty Opening for Philosophy for Fall 2018

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Teaching and learning are the central functions of Bergen Community College, and as such, its faculty plays a central role in supporting and fulfilling the College mission. The faculty has the primary responsibility for developing and carrying out effective instruction, counseling and library services. Since its founding in 1965, the College has been proud of its mix of tradition and innovation in the process of challenging students to raise questions, examine evidence, validate opinions, make decisions and communicate ideas effectively.

Successful candidates must be able to teach both day and evening classes including weekends, be committed to assessing student success and learning outcomes, assessing and developing new programs/curricula, demonstrating competence in instructional technology, especially on-line instruction, and willing to accept assignments at any of our three locations (Paramus, Hackensack and Lyndhurst).  All positions require excellent organizational and communication skills as well as demonstrated scholarship and professional involvement.  Candidates invited for an interview will be required to do a teaching demonstration and present a teaching portfolio.

Required: Masters Degree in Philosophy; Ph.D. in Philosophy preferred. College teaching experience required, preferably including community college teaching experience.  Teach Introduction to Philosophy, Contemporary Moral Issues, Reasoning (informal logic), and Introduction to Logic (symbolic logic) classes.    Ability to teach symbolic logic is a requirement.  

Application materials will be accepted until position is filled. All interested candidates should send a letter of intent (Job Code F-PHILOSOPHY), curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, salary requirements, and three professional letters of reference with current contact information. Send materials by e-mail with the appropriate job code in the subject line to [email protected].

                                                         Bergen Community College

Department of Human Resources

400 Paramus Road, Room A316

Paramus, New Jersey 07652 



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Posted: 4/2/2018
Application Due: 6/1/2018
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