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Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, West Virginia University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Ethics
AOS categories Ethics
AOC At least one of the following: health care ethics, social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, metaphysics, philosophy of mind, environmental ethics, ethics of technology
AOC categories Metaphysics
Philosophy of Mind
Biomedical Ethics
Environmental Philosophy
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 08851
Location Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
Job description

Visiting Assistant Professor – Philosophy

Job Number: 08851

The Department of Philosophy at West Virginia University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. The initial term is for one-year, renewable for a second, and then a third, year contingent upon performance and available funds. A doctorate in philosophy by the time of appointment is required. The department seeks a person with a research focus on ethics (broadly construed) and the ability to teach one or more of the following subjects: health care ethics, social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, metaphysics, philosophy of mind, environmental ethics, ethics of technology. The teaching load is three (3) courses per semester. To apply, please visit https://careers.wvu.edu, navigate to the position title listed above, and upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a writing sample. The cover letter should address your research interest in ethics and your teaching experience and approach to teaching. In addition, arrange for 3 letters of reference to be sent electronically to vapjob@mail.wvu.edu.  Review of applications will begin June 20, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://careers.wvu.edu
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: June 20, 2018, 12:00pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://careers.wvu.edu
Contact name Matthew Talbert
Contact email
Contact phone 304-293-7746
Time created June 1, 2018, 4:58pm EST
Scheduled expiry date December 16, 2018, 11:22am EST
Expired on July 5, 2018, 2:55pm EST
Last updated March 14, 2019, 3:00pm EST
Last update notification
The email address for submitting letters of reference has been changed (from vapjob@philosophy.wvu.edu to vapjob@mail.wvu.edu). Apologies for the inconvenience.
June 12, 2018, 11:37am EST

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