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Instructor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Philosophy, University of Nebraska, Omaha

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open but see preferences in description.
AOC Open but see preferences in description.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 0652
Location Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Start date January 3, 2019
Job description

The UNO Philosophy department seeks an Instructor for a full-time, one-semester replacement position during Spring 2019.  Minimum ABD required; PhD preferred. The teaching load is four courses. AOS and AOC: Open, though we have some preference for candidates who can teach our 3000/4000 level Limits of Consciousness course, which is cross-listed in Psychology and attracts a mix of philosophy, psychology, and neuroscience majors, and who can teach our 2000-level Introduction to Ethics course. 

The University of Nebraska Omaha is a Doctoral/Research institution with over 15,000 students, and its Philosophy department offers an undergraduate BA.  We have around 30 majors and an active philosophy club. The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position. The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment.

To apply, candidates should email an application letter and a CV, including a list of Philosophy graduate courses taken and grades received (or a transcript), to the department chair, Laura Grams ( lgrams@unomaha.edu ), and have their adviser (or graduate studies/placement director) email a recommendation letter for the candidate to the same address.

How to apply
Application type Email
Please enclose a letter of application, a CV including a list of Philosophy graduate courses taken and grades received (or a transcript); and have a recommendation letter emailed by the candidate's adviser or graduate studies chair/placement director.
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: November 1, 2018, 5:00am CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact name Staci Geis
Contact email
Contact phone 4025542628
Time created October 24, 2018, 12:22pm EST
Scheduled expiry date May 11, 2019, 1:33pm CST
Expired on November 16, 2018, 10:08am CST
Last updated March 14, 2019, 3:00pm EST
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We are hiring for an unexpected vacancy that begins in Spring 2019, so are on an urgent timetable.