Lecturer in Philosophy

Chicago, Cook County
Jul 31, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Philosophy, invites candidates for full-time, non-tenure-track, one-year appointment at the rank of Lecturer, for Academic Year 2014-2015. The Department serves undergraduate majors and minors and has a doctoral program in Philosophy as well as two terminal masters programs: one in Philosophy and one in Social Philosophy. For a description of the Philosophy Department, please visit its website: http://www.luc.edu/philosophy/. The expected teaching load for this position is 8 undergraduate courses per year, typically with 2 preparations per semester. Duties will include teaching at the undergraduate level in the University Core Program. The area of specialization is open, but the successful candidate will be able and willing to teach the foundational Philosophy core course on Philosophy and Persons (PHIL 130) as well as a foundational Core course in Ethics (PHIL 181 or PHIL 182) and PHIL 190.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates are expected to have an earned Ph.D. by August 2014. The candidate should be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic Education and must have a solid track-record of pedagogy.

Preferred Qualifications: