Part Time Faculty, Philosophy

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Part Time Faculty, Philosophy

Full-time Faculty Positions
Full-time faculty positions will be posted on a per-opening basis. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Applicants will be evaluated at the college/school level for the position which they are submitting an application. Unless noted by a close date, positions will remain open until they are filled. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

Part-time Faculty Opportunities
DePaul University invites expressions of interest for a pool of qualified Part Time Faculty to teach courses in a variety of disciplines across all 10 colleges and schools. Individuals may enter expressions of interest by submitting their credentials to any posting for which they are qualified to teach. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Screening of individuals in the pool is ongoing, depending on curricular need and funding. Individuals will be contacted by the department if they reach the finalist stage for teaching a particular course or set of courses. The pool will remain in place until the closing date specified in the posting details; those interested in remaining in the pool beyond that time must resubmit. All individuals in the pool will be notified by email when the posting is closed.


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Please see Special Instructions for more details. This posting applies to the following sub-disciplinary specialties:Introduction to Philosophy Introduction to Asian Philosophy EthicsApplied Ethics (including Biomedical Ethics and Business Ethics)Philosophy and Multiculturalism Posting Details

Classification Information

Rank Adjunct (Non-tenure Track) Position / Posting Information

This pool will close on the date specified in the Close Date field. You will be notified of the closing by email. If you would like to remain in the pool after that time, you will need to resubmit to the new pool posting at:

College/School College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Responsibilities

The Department of Philosophy within the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at DePaul University invites expressions of interest in part-time faculty teaching opportunities. Part-time teaching opportunities are available throughout the academic year. Applicants with expertise that matches course scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter and the department will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Courses are not guaranteed; however the Department does its best to give ample notice about available courses and potential course cancellations.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Philosophy or a related field. One year previous teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. preferred.

Posting Number Part-time Faculty 065Posting Special Instructions to Applicants

This posting applies to the following sub-disciplinary specialties:

Introduction to Philosophy
Introduction to Asian Philosophy
Applied Ethics (including Biomedical Ethics and Business Ethics)
Philosophy and Multiculturalism

Close Date 06/30/2019 Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Statement
  2. Other Document
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree in Philosophy or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please indicate the number of years of teaching (at the collegiate) level experience you have in the field of Philosophy
    • None
    • 1-2 quarters or 1 semester
    • 1 - 2 years
    • 2 - 4 years
    • 5 + years
  3. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Philosophy or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
    • All But Dissertation (ABD)
  4. * Please indicate in which field of study you have attained your highest degree.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Which of the following courses are you qualified to teach?Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Asian Philosophy, Ethics, Applied Ethics (including Biomedical Ethics and Business Ethics), Philosophy and Multiculturalism

    (Open Ended Question)




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Posted: 12/28/2018
Application Due: 6/30/2019
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