Visiting Assistant Professor

Tucson, AZ
Apr 25, 2021
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:



Ctr for Philosophy of Freedom

Department Website Link:

Medical Sub-Speciality:


Main Campus


Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

The Freedom Center at the University of Arizona is in search of a Visiting Assistant Professor. The Freedom Center's mission is to promote the understanding and appreciation of the ideals of freedom and responsibility. It fosters challenging and diverse academic work. It also provides an environment in which scholars creatively engage peers, students and anyone interested in multi-disciplinary philosophical work. This visiting position will contribute to the Freedom Center's commitment to undergrad education. An ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. or J.D. and experience in the intersections of economics, law, business and philosophy.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; sick leave and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop syllabus and teach PPEL 101
  • Demonstrate ability to teach other courses in the areas of economics, philosophy, law and/or business
  • 2-2 course load
  • Research and Service

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or J.D.

Rank :

Assistant Professor

Tenure Information:

Visiting (NTE)



Full Time/Part Time:

Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:


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Work Calendar:


Job Category:


Benefits Eligible:

Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay:


Compensation Type:

salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:


Target Hire Date:

Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Debbie Jackson

[email protected]


Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Documents Needed to Apply:

Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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