Assistant Professor, Philosophy of Medicine
Position Number 998710
Functional Title Assistant Professor, Philosophy of Medicine
Position Type Tenure Stream
Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Start Fall 2019. 6 UG courses/year (3/semester). Usual non-teaching duties.
AOS: Philosophy of Medicine with Science or Ethics Component. Ability to teach courses on scientific and/or ethical topics in philosophy of medicine required. Ability to teach courses on a broad range of topics in these areas preferred.
Candidates must hold or anticipate a Ph.D. in Philosophy or related field by August 1, 2019. Experience preferred, including online teaching.
The successful candidate will teach and develop campus and online courses such as Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Science, Ethics & Genetics and classes on special topics in these areas.
We are particularly interested in candidates with an interest in research collaboration with other departments.
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure full consideration of your application, please submit prior to November 19, 2018. Skype interviews will be scheduled with selected candidates in mid-December or early January.
Notes on required materials: The writing sample should be limited to 15 pages. Please submit two syllabi for courses to be taught at UNCG, as well as evidence of teaching effectiveness.
The Diversity Statement should include evidence of ability to work with students from a wide variety of backgrounds. Additional information about the candidate's ability to contribute to UNCG's goal of fostering diversity and inclusiveness is also welcome.
Please upload the writing sample, two syllabi and Diversity Statement under "Applicant Documents".
Recruitment Range Competitive
Org #-Department Philosophy - 12212
Job Open Date 10/08/2018
For Best Consideration Date 11/19/2018
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment Permanent
Number of Months per Year 9
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Teaching Philosophy
- Writing Sample(s)
- Research Statement
- Unofficial Transcript(s)
- Other Documents
- Diversity Statement
- Reference Letter 1
- Reference Letter 2
- Reference Letter 3
- Other Documents 2
- Other Documents 3
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