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Assistant Professor in Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Susquehanna University

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Cognitive Science
AOS categories Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
AOC Neuroethics, Environmental Ethics, 19th and 20th century philosophy, existentialism, and Symbolic Logic
AOC categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Environmental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, United States
Start date August 2022
Job description

Susquehanna University invites applications for a tenure-track position to start in August 2022.3/3 load. Ph.D. in Philosophy required.AOS: Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Cognitive Science; AOC: Neuroethics, Environmental Ethics, 19th and 20th century philosophy, existentialism, and Symbolic Logic. Demonstrated teaching and advising excellence is essential, as is ongoing scholarly productivity, institutional service, and service to the discipline of philosophy. Teaching duties include introductory-level courses in ethics and logic for our Central Curriculum as well as intermediate-level and upper-level (often interdisciplinary) courses in the area of specialization. Commitment to teaching both majors and non-majors and advising undergraduates at a liberal arts college will be strongly preferred. The candidate will be expected to develop a compelling research program in their area of specialization that will engage students and actively mentor students completing capstone research projects. The successful candidate will develop connections between the Department of Philosophy and interdisciplinary programs in Neuroscience and Environmental Studies. 

Please submit curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching dossier including a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement on how the applicant will contribute to the university’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (including applicant’s knowledge of and experience with inclusive pedagogical practices in classroom teaching, advising, and mentoring), a sample of scholarly writing, and three letters of recommendation online athttps://jobs.susqu.edu/. Any inquiries should be sent to the department head, Dr. Coleen Zoller,[email protected] review will begin on March 4 and continue until the position is filled.  

As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating undergraduate students for productive lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Its more than 2,200 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehanna’s unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna University’s 325 acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information, please visithttps://www.susqu.edu. 

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://jobs.susqu.edu/postings/2606
Deadline for full consideration: March 4, 2022, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://www.susqu.edu
Contact name Coleen Zoller
Contact email
Time created February 10, 2022, 10:28pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date August 9, 2022, 2:39pm EST
Last updated February 16, 2022, 12:58am UTC
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