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Professor, Tenured, Philosophy

Baylor University
Waco, Texas

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our academic strategic plan, Illuminate ( As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.


Baylor seeks to fill the following tenured faculty position in the Department of Philosophy within the College of Arts & Sciences.


The Department of Philosophy seeks to make a full-time, regular appointment at the Full Professor rank.  Area of specialization: open.  Area of competence:  open.  Expectations include teaching and mentoring students at the graduate and undergraduate level, a significant research and publication agenda, a willingness to pursue appropriate external funding opportunities, collegial involvement in the department's programs and activities, and support for the university's Christian mission. The term of service begins in the Fall semester of 2024.  Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.  

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in the appropriate field of study.  Applicants should provide a CV, letter of application, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and an official transcript showing the highest degree conferred; teaching portfolio is optional.  The letter of application should respond to Baylor's mission statement, include information about the applicant's religious commitments, and the relationship between those commitments and the applicant's work as a teacher and scholar.  

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Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.





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