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Part-time Lecturer

Department of Philosophy, Tufts University, Tufts University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Feminist Philosophy or serious interest and experience in Feminist Philosophy
AOS categories Feminist Philosophy
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Part time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 54285
Location Medford, Massachusetts, United States, Massachusetts, United States
Start date 01-16-19
Job description

PHILOSOPHY: Feminist Philosophy 

Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track) 

The Department of Philosophy at Tufts University is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach a course in Feminist Philosophy in the Spring of 2019. The course will meet twice a week, each time for 75 minutes. The instructor of the course is also expected to be available to the students outside of class, at least two hours a week. The aim of the course is to introduce the students to key concepts, ideas, debates, and texts in Feminist Philosophy, as well as to the historical development of the field, while at the same time relating those issues to the students’ own experiences.  

ABD or PhD in Philosophy required, with evidence of serious interest in Feminist Philosophy. Teaching experience and evidence of successful teaching are also required. Applications should include a cover letter, a CV, a sample syllabus, and two letters of recommendation, uploaded directly by recommenders to Interfolio, at least one of which addresses the applicant’s teaching ability.  If available, please also submit teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching skills. 

All applications are submitted via Interfolio, at apply.interfolio.com/54285 . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration applicants should apply by October 1, 2018. 

Please address questions via e-mail, using the subject line “Feminist Philosophy Search,” to department administrator Jaouad Elkamouss: Jaouad.Elkamouss@tufts.edu 

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.  

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617.627.3298 or at Johny.Laine@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at http://oeo.tufts.edu. 

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/54285
Deadline for full consideration: October 1, 2018, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://apply.interfolio.com/54285
Contact name Jaouad Elkamouss
Contact email
Contact phone 617-627-5109
Time created September 10, 2018, 9:34am EST
Scheduled expiry date March 26, 2019, 11:15am EST
Last updated September 10, 2018, 9:34am EST
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