Faculty Position in Philosophy and Religion
Philosophy and Religion Program, Truman State University
|Junior faculty / Tenured, continuing or permanent
|Ethics or related value theory
|Kirksville, Missouri, United States
|January 2024 or August 2024
Truman State University seeks a diverse pool of applicants for a non-tenure-track faculty position in Philosophy and Religion, to begin January 2024 or August 2024.
Requires a Ph.D. in Philosophy or a related field, with an ethics or related value theory Area of Specialization, and an open Area of Competency.
Applicants will be evaluated on…
Compensation and Rank: This is an entry-level academic position with a benefits package that includes health insurance, retirement contributions, and reimbursed assistance for moving expenses.
Program: The Philosophy and Religion program is part of the School of Arts and Humanities. The program currently has four full-time faculty members, equally divided between philosophy and religious studies, and approximately 20 undergraduate Philosophy and Religion majors and 35 minors. The program also offers courses in Truman’s core curriculum. For more information about the Philosophy and Religion program, please visit https://www.truman.edu/majors-programs/majors-minors/philosophy-major/ .
The University: Truman State University is home to a vibrant educational community. The approximately 3,500 students who make up its student body are well prepared for the challenging academics in a supportive environment. More than 25% engage in significant undergraduate research and creative projects. Nearly 40% gain leadership experience, and nearly half plan to go on to graduate or professional school.
Application: The School of Arts and Humanities coordinates the application process. Applications must be submitted electronically at http:// employment.truman.edu/. For assistance with submitting an application, please contact Human Resources at 660-785-4031 or [email protected].
Complete applications must include:
Review of applications will begin on November 20, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. If hired, applicants must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States, official copies of graduate transcripts, or documentation of degrees if transcripts are not available. Final candidates will be expected to undergo and successfully pass a background check.
Questions about this position may be directed to Dr. Chad Mohler ([email protected]), Professor of Philosophy and Religion.
Truman State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, Truman State does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its program or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the Institutional Compliance Officer, 660-785-4354, and [email protected].
Truman State is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate form or to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources, McClain Hall 101, 100 E. Normal, Kirksville, MO 63501, 660-785-4031 or [email protected].
|How to apply
|Web address to apply
|Deadline for full consideration:
November 20, 2023, 12:00am CST
(applications under review)
|No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
|Web address for more information
|Chad Mohler, Chair, Philosophy & Religion
|October 26, 2023, 8:26pm UTC
|Scheduled expiry date
|April 23, 2024, 4:56pm CST
|October 26, 2023, 8:26pm UTC
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