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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Pomona College

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Epistemology or Metaphysics
AOS categories Epistemology
AOC Introductory logic, otherwise open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Claremont, California, United States
Start date July 1, 2024
Job description

Pomona College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the Department of Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2024. AOS: Epistemology or Metaphysics. AOC: introductory logic, and otherwise open. We have an interest in candidates whose teaching interests make contact with issues of societal relevance, such as social epistemology or social metaphysics. We are looking for a candidate who can help us broaden the major and attract students from a variety of backgrounds, and welcome discussion of this in the teaching or mentoring statements. PhD prior to appointment strongly preferred. Teaching load is 2-2; class size is typically under 20 students. Applications should contain a cover letter, CV, graduate transcripts, at least three letters of recommendation, writing sample, evidence of teaching effectiveness (preferably from multiple courses), and three statements addressing your i) teaching ii) scholarship, including your future directions, and iii) demonstrated ability to mentor a diverse student body (Inclusive Excellence at Pomona: https://pomona.app.box.com/s/597dov6j9w4vlhme07m0rvesabof4ifh). 

Please upload electronic copies of all materials no later than November 1, (Academic Jobs Online, #25887).  

Pomona College is a highly selective liberal arts college. We seek to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty and are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We value candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and who are able to demonstrate a commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented students through their teaching, scholarship, or service.    Pomona College, located 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, is a member of the Claremont Colleges, which also include Claremont McKenna, Scripps, Pitzer, Harvey Mudd, and the Claremont Graduate University. Collectively, the Claremont Colleges constitute an academic community of 6,000 students and more than 20 philosophers. In collaboration with the Claremont College Consortium, Pomona College offers a variety of professional development, mentorship, and networking opportunities for junior faculty.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/25887
Hard deadline November 1, 2023, 11:59pm PST
Contact name Laurie Johnson
Contact email
Contact phone (909) 607-2921
Time created September 26, 2023, 7:22pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 1, 2023, 11:59pm PST
Expired on November 3, 2023, 12:46am PST
Last updated November 3, 2023, 7:46am UTC
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