Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Meadville, Crawford County
Feb 05, 2014
Allegheny College, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy. The department of Philosophy invites applicants for a two-year replacement position beginning August 2014. AOS: Ethics and its application to issues of social justice; preference goes to candidates with further expertise in a non-European philosophical tradition or Feminist philosophy. Teaching assignment is the standard faculty load of 6 courses (3/semester). Faculty are expected to participate in delivering college-wide first-year/sophomore seminars that emphasize writing and speaking. Allegheny College is a highly selective private undergraduate liberal arts college with a dedicated faculty of teacher-scholars. Completion of PhD by September 2014 expected. Please submit letter of application, c.v., a sample of scholarly work or a recent publication, and evidence of teaching effectiveness by email to Eric Boynton, Chair, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Letters of recommendation will be requested of short-listed candidates. Review of applications will begin immediately, and application deadline is March 10, 2014. Interviews to be conducted via skype or iChat. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States to be considered. Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with a strong institutional commitment to develop a diverse faculty and staff. Women and members of other under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.