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Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Texas Christian University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Metaphysics
AOS categories Metaphysics
AOC open but those with teaching interests in social ontology, aesthetics, and/or philosophy of science are strongly encouraged to apply (the department has no teaching needs in the field of ethics).
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Start date August 2023
Job description

The Department is currently composed of five full-time philosophers who are dedicated to both teaching and scholarship. As a point of pride, we work to support junior faculty as they acclimate to their new surroundings. There are numerous opportunities for faculty to bring guest speakers to campus, and there are regular opportunities for research support (internal grants, etc.). We draw some of the best students at TCU to our majors and minor and those students have gone on to exceptional careers and programs of graduate study.

Candidates should demonstrate (1) promise of significant publication in AOS; (2) commitment to undergraduate teaching and recruitment of majors and minors, especially from underserved, underrepresented, or marginalized students; and (3) possess a Ph.D. by time of appointment.

Women and those from under-represented groups and traditions are strongly encouraged to apply. All application materials must be uploaded no later than December 1, 2022. Departmental representatives will conduct virtual interviews for the first round of the selection process. Finalists will be invited to campus for an in-person visit.

Apply for this job through jobs.tcu.edu and upload your complete electronic dossier, including a short letter of application, CV, short writing sample, evidence of teaching excellence, syllabi of pertinent courses taught, and a brief statement on diversity, equity, and inclusion as they pertain to your teaching, research, and/or academic career goals. Three letters of reference will be requested at a later time in the process from the three references you provide in the application. Your references will receive an email from TCU asking them to upload a LOR on your behalf.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://jobs.tcu.edu/en-us/job/498304/assistant-pr...
Hard deadline December 15, 2022, 11:59pm CST
Contact
Contact name John R. Harris
Contact email
Bookkeeping
Time created October 24, 2022, 9:21pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date December 15, 2022, 11:59pm CST
Last updated November 29, 2022, 3:20pm UTC
Last update notification
Application deadline extended until December 15th.
November 29, 2022, 2:51pm UTC

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