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Assistant Professor of the Practice, Full Time Non Tenure Track

Department of Philosophy, Boston College

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Broad Familiarity with the histories of Western Philosophy and Christian Theology
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States
Start date August 2023
Job description

Boston College. Assistant Professor of the Practice, Philosophy; full-time, non
tenure-track, 3-year contact (renewable). In exceptional cases, a higher rank
may be considered. AOS: Open. AOC: Broad familiarity with the histories of
Western philosophy and Christian theology.
The primary responsibility of the position is contributing to the undergraduate core (3-3 course load). The successful candidate will be expected to teach Perspectives on Western Culture in the Perspectives Program, an interdisciplinary core course based in the study of major philosophical and theological texts. Thus, a record of demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential. For more information about the Perspectives Program, visit the
program’s website: https://www.bc.edu/bc-
web/schools/mcas/departments/philosophy/undergraduate/perspectives-
program.html

Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence
with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education.
https://www.bc.edu/bc-web/about/mission.html. Ability to contribute to all of the above will be regarded as an asset. 

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all its employees to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19.

EO/AAE.  Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.  Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Apply at Interfolio. Dossiers must include: cover letter, CV, statements on teaching and on research, 3 letters of recommendation and evidence of excellence in teaching.
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/109156
Hard deadline November 15, 2022, 12:00pm EST
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Web address for more information http://apply.interfolio.com/109156
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Time created July 5, 2022, 6:46pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2022, 12:00pm EST
Last updated July 5, 2022, 6:46pm UTC
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