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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open, but we are particularly interested in ethics and/or political philosophy, both broadly construed.
AOC We have particular teaching needs in applied ethics areas, including areas addressing issues of justice, race and gender.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number R0010716
Location Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
Start date August 15,2022
Job description

The Department of Philosophy in the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Philosophy to start in August 2022.

This is a non-tenure track, standard nine-month faculty appointment, with an initial term of three years. Responsibilities include teaching six courses per year (usually two lower-level courses and one upper-level or graduate course per semester), in addition to serving on committees for M.A. theses and Ph.D. dissertations, and some departmental service.

Area of Specialization (AOS): Open, but we are particularly interested in ethics and/or political philosophy.

Area of Competence (AOC): We have particular teaching needs in applied ethics areas, including areas addressing issues of justice, race, and gender. The Department is committed to conducting a broad and inclusive search and seeks candidates with the ability to contribute to building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment in teaching, research and life experience.

Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Philosophy conferred by the start of employment

  • Potential for excellence in teaching and research

  • Fit with departmental needs in teaching and research areas

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Completed applications received by April 15, 2022 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applicants must submit a cover letter/letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, diversity statement, research statement, and teaching statement. Applicants should arrange for a minimum of 3 confidential letters of recommendation to be sent via email to [email protected], with applicant name in the subject line. Letters should be in PDF format.
Web address to apply https://uasys.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UASYS/de...
Hard deadline April 15, 2022, 11:59pm CST
Contact
Web address for more information http://philosophy.uark.edu
Contact name Eric Funkhouser
Contact email
Contact phone 479-575-4174
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Time created March 15, 2022, 9:26pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 15, 2022, 11:59pm CST
Expired on April 17, 2022, 12:46am CST
Last updated April 17, 2022, 5:46am UTC
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