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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

United States Military Academy, United States Military Academy

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC History of Western Philosophy, Ancient and Early Modern Philosophy
AOC categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
Early Modern Philosophy
History of Philosophy
Applied Ethics
Normative Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location West Point, New York, United States
Start date July 2024
Job description

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (Philosophy):  The United States Military Academy, Department of English and Philosophy, seeks applicants with a Ph.D. in philosophy for a terminal three-year appointment as a Visiting Assistant Professor beginning in July 2024.  Candidates will be evaluated according to the following factors:  (i) advanced degree (Ph.D.) in philosophy; (ii) ability to teach undergraduate cadets the core-curriculum introductory philosophy course, which has a strong emphasis on ethics and the morality of warfare and (iii) ability to teach elective courses within our philosophy major including courses in the history of Western philosophy including ancient and early modern philosophy, and/or non-Western philosophy.  Additional duties include cadet counseling and support of cadet extracurricular activities.  Applicants need not have any military experience but must have a genuine concern for the development of competent, committed military officers.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  The United States Military Academy, an Equal Opportunity Employer, especially welcomes applications from those in underrepresented groups.  To receive full consideration, applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a dissertation abstract, academic transcripts, at least three confidential letters of reference, statement of teaching philosophy, and form DD214 (if claiming veteran’s preference) to the Department of English and Philosophy, ATTN:  Amy Sudol, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY 10996-1791.  FAX (845) 938-2562; e-mail [email protected] . All application documents must arrive no later than 20  March 2024. Electronic submissions preferred. More information on our department can be found at: https://www.westpoint.edu/academics/academic-departments/english-and-philosophy/majors-and-minors

How to apply
Application type Email
Web address to apply https://www.westpoint.edu/academics/academic-depar...
Email to apply
Hard deadline March 20, 2024, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information https://www.westpoint.edu/academics/academic-depar...
Contact name Amy Sudol
Contact email
Contact phone 845-938-4337
Time created February 29, 2024, 9:40pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date March 20, 2024, 11:59pm EST
Expired on March 22, 2024, 12:46am EST
Last updated March 22, 2024, 4:46am UTC
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The department would like for this ad to be posted on 28 February 2024 until 20 March 2024. This is an accelerated job announcement.