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Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy and Religion, The University of Mississippi

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Bioethics/Biomedical Ethics
AOS categories Biomedical Ethics
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 10000886
Location Oxford, Mississippi, United States
Start date August 15, 2024
Job description

THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI The Department of Philosophy and Religion invites applicants for a Visiting Assistant Professor beginning August 2024. A successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in philosophy or in religious studies with a specialty in Bioethics/Biomedical Ethics. The Ph.D. must be in hand by August 2024. The teaching load is 3/3. The successful candidate will be able to teach a combination of Bioethics/Biomedical Ethics as well as lower- and upper-division courses in their area. The ability to teach other courses crosslisted in both philosophy and religion is a plus. Review of applications begins immediately and the position will remain open until an adequate applicant pool is reached. To ensure consideration for an initial remote interview, a complete application is due by December 12th, 2023. Applicants must complete an on-line application at careers.olemiss.edu where they will also be asked to submit a letter of interest, a C.V., a writing sample, the names and contact information for three references who will be asked to provide letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, a syllabus for an introductory class in their field, and a syllabus for Bioethics/Biomedical Ethics. The University of Mississippi is a Carnegie R1 very high research activity institution, and the Department offers an MA, a BA, and several minors. More information about the programs in philosophy and in religion at UM can be found at philosophy.olemiss.edu and at religion.olemiss.edu. Questions about this position should be directed to Steven Skultety ([email protected]). The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer, and has adopted a “Pathways to Equity” plan in its pursuit of diversity, equity, and inclusion (chancellor.olemiss.edu/pathways-to-equity). Women, minorities, veterans, and those with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Online
Search "bioethics" on the careers.olemiss.edu site.
Web address to apply https://careers.olemiss.edu
Hard deadline December 12, 2023, 11:59pm CST
Web address for more information https://phirel.olemiss.edu
Contact name Steven Skultety
Contact email
Contact phone 662/915-6713
Time created October 6, 2023, 6:09pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date December 12, 2023, 11:59pm CST
Expired on December 14, 2023, 12:46am CST
Last updated February 13, 2024, 3:00pm UTC
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