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Assistant Professor, but higher ranks may be considered under exceptional circumstances (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Ottawa

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Political Philosophy
AOS categories Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number JR6343
Location Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Start date July 1st, 2024
Job description

Title of the Position: Assistant Professor, but higher ranks may be considered under exceptional circumstances.

Duties: Responsibilities include: a) active research and knowledge mobilization program; b) teaching; c) recruitment and supervision of graduate students; d) service to the community.

  • Maintaining and developing a research program in political philosophy, preferably, with a component in applied political philosophy, resulting in scholarly publication and research grants.
  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in political philosophy in both French and English.
  • Recruiting and training graduate students.
  • Working collaboratively in research and university service.
  • Participating in administrative activities of the department and service to the broader university community.

Terms: Tenure-track position

Wage: Salary scale for an assistant professor rank starts at $89,622 (as of May 1, 2023).

Benefits Package: The University of Ottawa provides a complete benefits package, which includes long-term disability, basic group life insurance, supplementary health insurance, University of Ottawa Pension Plan and optional life insurance, as well as relocation expenses.

Location of Work:  Department of Philosophy, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Contact Information (inquiries and questions):

Dr. Mitia Rioux-Beaulne, Director, Department of Philosophy, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa ON, K1N 6N5. E-mail: [email protected]

Required Qualifications: The successful candidate will be a scholar in Political philosophy, with all of the following:

A doctorate (Ph.D.) by July 1, 2024 in a relevant discipline;

A demonstrated track record of scholarly excellence in political philosophy;

Evidence to support the establishment of an innovative research program, including a record of refereed publications and scholarly conferences;

A demonstrated ability or concrete plan to attract external funding;

Evidence of teaching experience or training at the university level;

A commitment to teaching and graduate training in our Department’s programs;

A commitment to principles related to equity, diversity, and inclusion in all aspects of the research and teaching;

Active bilingualism in French and English at the time of hiring;

The ability to teach in French at the time of hiring;

How to apply
Application type Online
Applications must be submitted electronically through the University of Ottawa Career application portal. Please submit the following application materials as a single PDF document; cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of two recent peer reviewed publications, statement of research interests, teaching dossier and students evaluations (if available). Under separate cover, three confidential letters of reference should be sent by the referees to: Mitia Rioux-Beaulne, Director Department of Philosophy University of Ottawa Email: [email protected]
Web address to apply https://uottawa.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/uOttaw...
Deadline for full consideration: October 26, 2023, 11:59pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://uottawa.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/uOttaw...
Contact name Mitia Rioux-Beaulne
Contact email
Contact phone 613-562-5800, ext: 1657
Time created October 3, 2023, 7:17pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date March 31, 2024, 4:20pm EST
Expired on March 31, 2024, 4:46pm EST
Last updated March 31, 2024, 8:46pm UTC
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