Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)
Department of Philosophy, Metropolitan State University of Denver
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|AOS||Research agenda exploring one of the following traditions– Hinduism, Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, or Islam|
Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
|AOC||Competence in world religions|
Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
|Location||Denver, Colorado, United States|
|Start date||Fall 2023|
The Department of Philosophy at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applications for a full-time tenure track position at Assistant Professor level to begin in fall of 2023. The Department is interested in candidates who can teach and have a promising research agenda exploring one of the following religious traditions– Hinduism, Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, or Islam—and also have competence in other world religions. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in the languages of the religion(s) they study.
The successful candidate will teach three courses per semester, which include broad introductory courses in Religious Studies. The successful candidate will also be expected to teach upper-division courses in their area of expertise, as well as courses that meet the needs of the department. This position requires a commitment to excellence in teaching a diverse student body; scholarship; and service both within the university and the profession or community.
Ph.D. in Philosophy, Religious Studies, or a closely related discipline. ABD candidates with evidence of a plan for successful dissertation defense before July of 2023 are welcome to apply.
|How to apply|
Please include the following documents with your application: 1. Curriculum vitae 2. Letter of application 3. Teaching dossier, including sample syllabi and a statement of teaching philosophy. Your statement should describe your values and goals in teaching and learning, outline your methods in teaching and assessment, and share your experience with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population. Relevant teaching documents beyond the statement of teaching philosophy and sample syllabi may be included in your dossier but are not required. 4. Unoﬃcial transcripts of highest degree earned. Oﬃcial transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire. 5. Provide a list of three individuals who will submit letters of recommendation. Please ask each of your references to submit a letter of recommendation directly to the following email address: [email protected]
|Web address to apply||https://www.msudenverjobs.com/postings/23118|
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
February 3, 2023, 11:59pm MST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://www.msudenverjobs.com/postings/23118|
|Contact name||Erica Poggenpohl|
|Time created||December 30, 2022, 7:36pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||June 21, 2023, 8:56pm MST|
|Expired on||June 21, 2023, 9:46pm MST|
|Last updated||August 22, 2023, 3:00pm UTC|
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