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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Dayton

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Mind or Philosophy of Cognitive Science
AOS categories Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Dayton, Ohio, United States
Start date August 16, 2019
Job description

UNIVERSITY  OF  DAYTON,  DAYTON,  OH.  The  Department  of  Philosophy  invites applications for an assistant professor position, tenure track, beginning August 16, 2019.


We are seeking an assistant professor specializing in philosophy of mind or philosophy of cognitive science. The typical teaching load is six undergraduate courses per academic  year (three per semester), although pre-tenure course releases are available. The successful applicant may have the opportunity to teach summer courses to supplement salary, if desired.

 We are a large, collegial philosophy department, currently numbering nineteen tenure-line faculty and eight lecturers, and offering strong major and minor programs. We are racially, religiously, and ethnically diverse, and we embrace a pluralistic outlook, recognizing the value of a variety of philosophical traditions both western and non-western, and including feminist philosophy.

 The University of Dayton, with a College of Arts and Sciences and professional schools of Business Administration, Education and Health Sciences, Engineering, and Law has a full- time undergraduate enrollment of approximately 8,000 undergraduate students. All undergraduate students take twelve hours of philosophy and religious studies.

Required qualifications

We require a PhD in Philosophy at the time of application, with an AOS in philosophy of mind or philosophy of cognitive science (AOC is open).  We also require experience teaching philosophy at the college or university level as the instructor of record, the potential for scholarly excellence in philosophy of mind or philosophy of cognitive science and excellent written communication skills.

 For a complete list of qualifications for the position and to apply, please go to


 Application deadline is November 15, 2018; all materials are due by this date.  A complete application consists of letter of interest, CV, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, and copies of graduate transcript(s). Initial interviews will be conducted via teleconferencing.

 For further information about the department consult our website,


 The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://jobs.udayton.edu/postings/27433
Hard deadline November 15, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information http://artssciences.udayton.edu/Philosophy/
Time created October 11, 2018, 3:26pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Expired on November 17, 2018, 12:46am EST
Last updated March 14, 2019, 3:00pm EST
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