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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Northern Arizona University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Political/Legal/Social Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 606720
Location Flagstaff, Arizona, United States
Start date August 2023
Job description

The Philosophy Department at Northern Arizona University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to support its Politics, Philosophy, and Law major. The position will begin in Fall 2023.

AOS: Political/Legal/Social Philosophy

AOC: Open

The Department prefers candidates with expertise in Philosophy of Race, Indigenous Philosophy, or Latin American Philosophy. The teaching load will be 3 courses per semester. Candidates must be qualified to teach 300-level courses in Political Philosophy or Philosophy of Law.

Other responsibilities include developing a General Studies course that satisfies the University’s new American Institutions requirement, maintaining an active research agenda, publishing in professional journals, mentoring students, and performing service activities in the department, the college, the university, and the local community. Ph.D. must be conferred by the starting date for the appointment.

Northern Arizona University recognizes the importance and critical need for diversity, equity, and inclusion, and justice (DEIJ) to be woven throughout the institutional structure and we seek to hire individuals with a strong track record of engagement with DEIJ in their professional endeavors.

Applications Should Include

  • A cover letter explaining the candidate’s suitability for, and interest in, the position
  • Curriculum vitae (including names and contact information for 3 references)
  • Writing sample
  • Teaching portfolio that includes syllabi, a teaching statement, and evidence of teaching excellence
  • Diversity statement describing past experiences with (and/or potential for) teaching a diverse student body, integration of DEIJ into research, and service activities that support diverse populations within the larger community (750 word max.)

In addition, three letters of recommendation must to be sent separately to Avi Callan at: [email protected]

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://in.nau.edu/human-resources/current-job-ope...
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: November 17, 2022, 12:00am MST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact email
Contact phone 928-523-2648
Time created October 24, 2022, 4:06pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 19, 2023, 11:36pm MST
Last updated October 28, 2022, 7:33pm UTC
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