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Lecturer (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Santa Clara University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS Open
AOC Must be qualified to teach lower division courses in ethics and applied ethics (ability to teach business ethics is desirable). And must be able to develop a two-quarter Cultures & Ideas sequence. This two-quarter sequence can focus either on the history of philosophy or on a theme suitable for introducing philosophy to first year students, and must include a significant non-western component. Ability to teach a two quarter, writing intensive Critical Thinking sequence is also desirable. of philosophy, non-western philosophy, Critical Thinking
AOC categories African/Africana Philosophy
Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
Asian Philosophy
History of Philosophy
Latin American Philosophy
Logic
Applied Ethics
Biomedical Ethics
Business Ethics
Ethics
Normative Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 2
Location Santa Clara, California, United States
Start date September 2013
Job description

Lecturers are appointed for a 3-year term. Reappointment to subsequent terms of three years and then terms of six years dependent upon superior teaching, funding, and need.  Not tenure track.  Contingent on funding.  Beginning September 2013.  Seven courses over three quarters.  Salary competitive; benefits eligible.  AOS: Open.  Must be qualified to teach lower division courses in ethics and applied ethics (ability to teach business ethics is desirable).  And must be able to develop a two-quarter Cultures & Ideas sequence.  This two-quarter sequence can focus either on the history of philosophy or on a theme suitable for introducing philosophy to first year students, and must include a significant non-western component.  Ability to teach a two quarter, writing intensive Critical Thinking sequence is also desirable.  Ph.D. prior to appointment.  Commitment to the highest quality undergraduate teaching is essential.  Complete dossier must arrive in the Philosophy Department Office by January 9, 2013, including CV, graduate transcripts when appropriate, three letters of recommendation, student evaluations of your teaching, an example of representative scholarship, and a personal statement covering teaching philosophy, research plans, and experience working with people of diverse cultures and identities. Send to Lecturer Search Committee, Philosophy Department, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053-0310.  We will be conducting interviews at the Central Division APA meetings in New Orleans.  Santa Clara University is a Catholic Jesuit university and an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to excellence through diversity, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with a disability. Also, in accordance with the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the University annually collects and makes publicly available information about campus crimes and other reportable incidents (www.scu.edu/cs/).  For information about the University, see www.scu.edu

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Application deadline January 9, 2013
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.scu.edu/
Contact name Lecturer Search Committee, Philosophy Department, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053-0310
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Scheduled expiry date January 9, 2013, 11:59pm PST
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