Temporary, Part-time Philosophy Instructors (unsolicited)

Employer
Millersville University
Location
Millersville, PA

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Faculty Jobs
Arts & Humanities, Philosophy & Religion
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Requisition Number:

P00480

Department:

Philosophy

Working Title:

Temporary, Part-time Philosophy Instructors (unsolicited)

Classification:

Instructor - 24900

Nature of position:

Temporary, part-time

Job Summary/Basic Function:

The Department of Philosophy occasionally needs temporary, part-time instructors to fill in for faculty on sabbaticals or leaves. In the past, typical assignments for temporary, part-time instructors have included introductory philosophy and logic courses. Some teaching of advanced courses commensurate with qualifications is possible.

The department offers a B.A. in Philosophy and offers courses in the history of philosophy, philosophy of science, philosophy of art and aesthetics, philosophy in film, political and social philosophy and a variety of other advanced topics in philosophy.

Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. Materials will be reviewed when an instructor is needed.

In addition to teaching, there is an expectation for scholarship and service commensurate with the assignment.

Required Qualifications:

Master’s in Philosophy or related field. Prior college-level philosophy teaching experience. Evidence of ability to successfully teach students of diverse populations. Successful interview, teaching demonstration and three successful background checks: Criminal Background Check (Act 34; Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); and FBI Federal Criminal History-Fingerprinting (Act 114).

Quicklink for Posting/Requisition:

https://jobs.millersville.edu/postings/1659

Organization

Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University of Pennsylvania is one of the 14 public universities of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty relationships, numerous programs of distinction, a beautiful campus and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our students. Our students’ success, both inside and outside of the classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social growth and development. Almost 70 baccalaureate programs are available for our 6,600 students to find their path. Several of our programs are multidisciplinary in nature, combining science, technology, and art to create a more progressive degree. One thousand graduate students enroll in 21 master’s and three doctoral programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, research labs, and in campus life. Over 66,000 alumni live in all 50 states and in 72 countries around the world. We seek individuals who embrace and value our EPPIIC values of exploration, public mission, professionalism, inclusion, integrity, and compassion. 

At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning and working environment that promotes the intersectionality of diversity to foster a climate of inclusion.  Employing our EPPIIC values and the principles of Inclusive Excellence, we hold that an inclusive community is a core value that is an essential part of the foundation for our learning and working environment.  Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.  Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

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