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Philosophy Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Iowa

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number #73628
Location Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Iowa is searching for a one-year 62.5% time Visiting Assistant Professor in Philosophy, with the possibility of renewal for two additional years. Summer teaching is also possible. The position will involve teaching three 50 minute discussion sections and a freestanding course to be determined in consultation with the department. The successful candidate will also be expected to have an active research program and to interact closely with University of Iowa Philosophy faculty and graduate students.

Required Qualifications: PhD in Philosophy in hand by the start date, demonstrated excellent teaching at the undergraduate level and experience teaching Introduction to Philosophy.

Desired Qualifications: Experience collaborating with teaching centers regarding best practices.

Please reference requisition #73628 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/ when applying. Application materials include a Letter of Application, CV, evidence of excellent teaching at the undergraduate level and 3 letters of recommendation.

Iowa City is a vibrant community with wide a wide variety of offerings in music, the arts, outdoor activity, food, and culture, and it is one of 28 cities in the world to be named a UNESCO City of Literature.

The Department of Philosophy and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/
Hard deadline April 20, 2019, 12:00am CST
Web address for more information https://clas.uiowa.edu/philosophy/
Contact name Abby Rush
Contact email
Time created March 21, 2019, 5:00pm EST
Scheduled expiry date April 20, 2019, 12:00am CST
Expired on April 21, 2019, 12:46am CST
Last updated May 22, 2019, 3:00pm EST
Last update notification
Updated deadline
March 21, 2019, 7:19pm EST

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This position is needed for the Fall 2019 semester.