Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences



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The College of Charleston invites applications for a one-year, non-renewable appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy for 2021-22. The area of specialization is open, but the demonstrated ability to teach a course in biomedical ethics is essential. The teaching load is four in-person undergraduate courses per semester, mostly lower-level. Ph.D. required by August 15, 2021.

The College of Charleston is a state-supported institution with over 10,000 students and a historic commitment to the liberal arts. The Department of Philosophy currently has nine tenured/tenure-track faculty and strong traditions of research engagement and collegiality. For more information about the program, please see Members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. The College is committed to creating an inclusive campus and believes that diverse backgrounds and ideas are crucial to academic excellence.

Applications should be submitted electronically by May 24, 2021. Remote interviews will follow shortly. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, graduate transcript (an unofficial copy is acceptable), writing sample, sample syllabi, evidence of effective teaching, and names and contact information for references. Direct inquiries to Larry Krasnoff, Professor and Chair, at [email protected]

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The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

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Posted: 5/11/2021
Application Due: 5/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time