Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)

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Tufts University School of Arts and Sciences

PHILOSOPHY: Introduction to Philosophy

Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)

The Department of Philosophy at Tufts University is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach two sections of Introduction to Philosophy, to be offered in the 2019 fall semester. The classes meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

A PhD in Philosophy, and teaching experience, are required. Because Introduction to Philosophy satisfies a college writing requirement, experience in teaching writing skills is strongly preferred.

All application materials must be submitted via Interfolio at:, Please submit a letter of application that briefly describes your research and teaching experience, a CV, a writing sample, and two letters of recommendation sent directly to Interfolio by recommenders. If available, please also submit teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching skills. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration applicants should apply by May 19, 2019.

Please address questions via e-mail, using the subject line “Lecturer Search,” to department administrator Jaouad Elkamouss: [email protected]

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617.627.3298 or at [email protected]. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at




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Posted: 4/23/2019
Application Due: 6/22/2019
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