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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy Department, Grand Valley State University

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Candidates must be able to teach across the introductory philosophy curriculum including Logic, Introduction to Philosophy, and Ethics. We also have additional teaching needs in aesthetics and practical and/or professional ethics.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 2
Location Allendale, Michigan, United States
Start date 19-APR-2018
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan is accepting applications for one one-year visiting faculty positions for 2018-19. Such appointments may be renewed for up to three years, depending on satisfactory performance and continued teaching needs of the department. Four (4) courses per semester, undergraduate. Summer teaching possible. Benefits include medical insurance, life insurance, and tuition reduction for spouse and dependents. Contract begins August 6, 2018.

Qualifications:  ABD or Ph.D.in Philosophy, with solid grounding in history of philosophy and commitment to excellent teaching in the tradition of liberal education. AOS: Open.  Candidates must be able to teach across the introductory philosophy curriculum including Logic, Introduction to Philosophy, and Ethics.  We also have additional teaching needs in aesthetics and practical and/or professional ethics.  Ideal candidates would be able to teach in at least one of these additional areas.  Candidates should also show evidence of teaching excellence.

Grand Valley State University enrolls over 24,000 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities.Grand Valley is the comprehensive regional university for the state's second largest metropolitan area and offers 70 undergraduate and 26 graduate degree programs. It has campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Holland and centers in Muskegon and Traverse City, Michigan.

How to apply
Application type Email
Instructions
Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Please submit application letter, C.V., transcript, 3 confidential letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, and any additional application materials to Christine DeMichieli at demichch@gvsu.edu.
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: May 18, 2018, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.gvsu.edu/philosophy
Contact name John Uglietta
Contact email
Contact phone 616-313-2114
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Time created April 19, 2018, 9:49am EST
Scheduled expiry date November 4, 2018, 5:22pm EST
Last updated May 16, 2018, 10:52am EST
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This position is for a visiting professor position. Contract begins August 6, 2018.

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