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Resident Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Creighton University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Ethics
AOC categories Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Start date August 1, 2024
Job description


The Department of Philosophy at Creighton University invites applications for a non-tenure- track resident assistant professor with a teaching competence in ethics for a one-year appointment. We seek individuals committed to being outstanding teacher-scholars within a primarily undergraduate-serving college. The successful applicant will teach a 4-4 course load teaching introductory philosophy and ethics.


The successful candidate will provide evidence of the following:

  • A PhD in philosophy is preferred, ABD will be considered.
  • Ability to foster student learning, development, and decision-making in support of students' goals, success, wellness, and needs.
  • Evidence of excellent college-level teaching is preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop rapport quickly and effectively with a diversity of populations.
  • Empathy and compassion for the experiences of others.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement  

Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

How to apply
Application type Online
Candidates should submit their application through Interfolio. When prompted please upload the following: - Cover letter - Current curriculum vitae = A short statement describing candidate’s potential contributions to Creighton’s mission (https://www.creighton.edu/about/mission-history) - All undergraduate and graduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable for initial interview) - 3 letters of recommendation If you have any questions submitting your application or materials, please do not hesitate to contact [email protected].
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/144001
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: May 10, 2024, 11:59pm CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information http://www.creighton.edu/arts-sciences/philosophy/...
Contact name Kevin Graham
Contact email
Contact phone (402) 280-1219
Time created April 11, 2024, 3:18pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date October 7, 2024, 8:19pm CST
Last updated April 11, 2024, 3:18pm UTC
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