Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)
Philosophy, Seattle University
|Job category||Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar|
|Location||Seattle, Washington, United States|
|Start date||Sept. 1, 2023|
The Department of Philosophy at Seattle University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. We have multiple areas of teaching need including Ancient Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Ethics, African and Africana Philosophy, and Continental Philosophy.
The ideal candidate will bring specialization or competence in a combination of two or more of these areas, have a strong background in the general history of philosophy, demonstrated teaching excellence, strong scholarly potential, some familiarity with the Catholic intellectual tradition, and the ability to engage with colleagues representing diverse philosophical traditions. Competence in a non-European tradition of philosophy would be an advantage. We are particularly interested in candidates who will help diversify our curriculum and contribute to our work on developing anti-racist pedagogies. Preferred candidates will demonstrate a clear commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, social justice, and multicultural competence in an educational environment.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a range of courses across the curriculum, including the two required philosophy core courses (Philosophy of the Human Person and Ethics), courses for the Philosophy major, and courses for the University Honors program. They will maintain a productive research program and will provide service to the department, school, and university.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Philosophy by August 31, 2023.
Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.
Applicants should submit materials to https://www.seattleu.edu/careers/ including the following: a cover letter; CV; evidence of successful teaching; samples of scholarly writing (up to two publications or dissertation chapters); and contact information of three references. Review of applications will commence November 1, 2022. Open until filled. For additional information, contact Dr. Jason Wirth ([email protected]), Chair, Department of Philosophy.
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://seattleu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.as...|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
November 1, 2022, 11:59pm PST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://www.seattleu.edu/artsci/philosophy/|
|Contact name||Jason Wirth, PhD|
|Time created||September 23, 2022, 5:28pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||March 21, 2023, 10:29pm PST|
|Expired on||March 21, 2023, 10:46pm PST|
|Last updated||March 22, 2023, 5:46am UTC|
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