Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Location
Boca Raton
Posted
Oct 15, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job location: Boca Raton


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-10-14
Req: REQ07519
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Position Summary:

The Department of Philosophy at Florida Atlantic University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Philosophy to begin August 2020.

Candidates must have research and teaching interests in Bioethics and/or Medical Ethics. The ability to teach undergraduate courses in feminist ethics is also preferred. While not required, a willingness to teach in multiple modalities (in person, online, and hybrid), is welcomed.

We seek a candidate who will balance high-quality scholarship, excellence in teaching, and committed service. In addition, the successful candidate will strengthen connections between the Department of Philosophy and FAU’s health related research pillars (iHealth and the Brain Institute) and/or College of Medicine. Faculty typically teach a 3-2 course schedule. There will be the opportunity to teach and mentor students in the Department’s MA and MFA programs, as well as in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters’ interdisciplinary PhD. program, the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies’ MA and undergraduate program, and other interdisciplinary programs within the College.

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD from an accredited institution in Philosophy required at the time of appointment.

Publication record in the field, and relevant teaching experience at the college level required.

Salary:

Commensurate with Experience

College or Department:

College of Arts & Letters

Location:

Boca Raton

Work Days and Hours:

NA

Application Deadline:

2019-12-01-08:00

Special Instructions to Applicant:

This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice.

All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website (https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the required employment application for this recruitment and submitting the related documents.

The site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. In addition to completing the online application, please upload the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of official transcripts scanned into an electronic format.

PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application. If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please combine additional documents into one attachment to not exceed the maximum permitted.

Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned and electronically attached to one's application as with other US-based transcripts.

Prior to appointment, the candidate must submit official, sealed transcripts from all institutions where graduate coursework was attempted, whether or not a degree was obtained, as well as an original NACES evaluation, if applicable. Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University not to you as the student.

A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to funding.

Individuals requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711

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