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Visiting Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Kent State University

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC 19th & 20th Century French & German philosophy
AOC categories Continental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Kent, Ohio, United States
Start date August, 2019
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Kent State University invites applications for a one-year, non-renewable, sabbatical replacement (non-tenure track) faculty position to begin in August, 2019. Teaching load is four courses (three preps) per semester including upper division courses. The Department is home to a MA degree program, and the successful candidate may participate in graduate instruction, thesis advisory groups, and mentoring of the graduate students.

AOS: Open. 

AOC: include 19th & 20th century French and German philosophy.

Ph.D. in Philosophy at time of application required.

Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate ability to teach our German Critical Philosophy course (PHIL 31005, described in the catalog), which is a designated Writing Intensive Course. Ability to teach Environmental Ethics, Existentialism, and Hermeneutics also preferred.

Submit dossier including vita, letter of application, three letters of recommendation, research statement, teaching statement, and sample syllabi through Interfolio. Online interviewing will begin Mar 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

For general information about the department, please refer to http://www.kent.edu/philosophy. EO/AAE/ADA.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/58169
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: March 15, 2019, 5:00pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://www.kent.edu/philosophy
Contact name Michael Byron
Contact email
Contact phone 330-672-2315
Time created February 5, 2019, 3:45pm EST
Scheduled expiry date August 24, 2019, 1:46pm EST
Last updated February 5, 2019, 3:45pm EST
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