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Visiting Assistant Professor

Philosophy, Miami University, Ohio

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Ethics
AOS categories Ethics
AOC Applied ethics, Environmental Philosophy
AOC categories Applied Ethics
Environmental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 997954
Location Oxford, Ohio, United States
Start date August 2022
Job description

Philosophy: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach a full load of undergraduate courses. The department is pluralist and emphasizes the history of philosophy and the teaching of primary texts. Position begins August 15, 2022. 

Required: Ph.D. in Philosophy by date of appointment for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; ABD in Philosophy by date of appointment for appointment as Instructor; must demonstrate the ability to teach the following undergraduate courses: Introduction to Ethics, Contemporary Moral Problems, Medical Ethics; have prior teaching experience. Position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Consideration may be given to candidates who will demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching; has the ability to teach Environmental Philosophy.

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How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on pedagogical goals and methods, and evidence of teaching effectiveness; three letters of recommendation will be requested upon receipt of application to https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/500401/visiting-assistant-professorinstructor. Candidates using dossier services, enter Interfolio (or other) e-mail address for your letter writers under ‘references’ on the application. Screening of applications will begin June 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
Web address to apply https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/500401/visit...
Deadline for full consideration: June 15, 2022, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://miamioh.edu/cas/academics/departments/phil...
Contact name Elaine Miller
Contact email
Contact phone 5135243285
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