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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, St. Bonaventure University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Social and Political Philosophy
AOS categories African/Africana Philosophy
Native American Philosophy
Feminist Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Allegany, New York, United States
Start date Fall 2023
Job description

Tenure-track Assistant Professor – Philosophy

 St. Bonaventure University’s Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, beginning fall 2023.  The Department is looking for someone who can teach philosophy courses in our General Education curriculum, and who has expertise in some area of Social and Political Philosophy, including but not limited to Philosophy of Race, Feminist Philosophy, or Indigenous Philosophy.  The successful candidate must be prepared to teach Introduction to Philosophy or Critical Thinking or Metaphysics.  The teaching load is four courses per semester. 

We are looking first and foremost for an excellent teacher.  Candidates who also have a promising research agenda are desirable.  Applicants should have a Ph.D. in hand by August 2023. 

Founded in 1858, St. Bonaventure University is a Catholic university dedicated to educational excellence in the Franciscan tradition.  We are a predominately undergraduate, liberal arts based institution with 2000 students located in the Allegheny Mountains near Olean, NY.  St. Bonaventure University emphasizes small classes, close engagement with students, and a mission-based liberal arts curriculum.

The Philosophy Department is committed to enhancing the diversity of our faculty and welcomes applications from under-represented groups and members of all faiths.  Applicants should apply here: Assistant Professor - Philosophy and supply curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness such as summaries of student and peer evaluations, contact information for three professional references, and a cover letter that discusses your approach to teaching and qualifications for the position.. The deadline for application is December 19, 2022.  Please address specific questions regarding the position to Dr. Russell Woodruff, Chair of Philosophy, [email protected]

St. Bonaventure University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, staff and student body, and strongly encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.  In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with St. Bonaventure University requires successful completion of a background screening. Unless otherwise provided by law, a criminal record will not automatically disqualify an individual from employment.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/sbuedu/jobs/379...
Hard deadline December 19, 2022, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.sbu.edu/philosophy
Contact name Russell Woodruff
Contact email
Contact phone 7163752136
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Scheduled expiry date December 19, 2022, 11:59pm EST
Last updated November 7, 2022, 3:30pm UTC
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