Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Iowa State University
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|AOS||ethics or social and political philosophy|
Social and Political Philosophy
|Organization's reference number||800204|
|Location||Ames, Iowa, United States|
|Start date||August 16, 2019|
Assistant Professor – Philosophy
Posting number 800204
The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Iowa State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in philosophy at the rank of assistant professor, AOS: ethics or political philosophy, AOC: open.
We seek a candidate interested in developing competence in the study of the moral and political ramifications of technology. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active program of scholarly research, develop and teach undergraduate courses, and contribute to service appropriate to the rank of assistant professor.
The department’s teaching load is five undergraduate courses per year, which will include courses in the faculty member’s specialty, as well as, sections of Philosophy of Technology, a course required for computer science majors.
We seek candidates who share in our mission of achieving excellence through diversity, inclusion, and equity. The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies is firmly committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, people who identify as LGBTQIA, and members of other underrepresented and marginalized groups.
A Ph.D in philosophy must be conferred by the start date of the appointment.
1) Letter of Application/Cover Letter – specifically addressing how the candidate would develop a Philosophy of Technology course
Additionally, as part of our application process, we require 3 letters of reference. Please provide the names and email addresses for your references in the Reference Letter section of the employment application. Upon submission of your application, an automated email will be generated and sent to your references with instructions on how to attach the reference letter to your application through a confidential online portal.
"Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against."
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/36759|
|Hard deadline||December 22, 2018, 11:59pm CST|
|Web address for more information||https://www.philrs.iastate.edu/|
|Contact name||Janet Krengel|
|Time created||October 23, 2018, 12:15pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||December 22, 2018, 11:59pm CST|
|Last updated||October 23, 2018, 12:15pm EST|
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