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Limited Term Appointment: AOS: Logic; AOC: Open

Department of Philosophy, Concordia University, Montréal

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Logic
AOS categories Logic
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Start date August 1, 2019
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, invites applications for a limited-term appointment:

AOS: Logic; this position would involve teaching introductory symbolic logic, introductory philosophy, and a prepared online course in critical thinking. AOC: Open, but with preference for teaching competence in Early Modern Philosophy, as the position may involve teaching an intermediate Empiricism course.

This position is subject to budgetary approval and department/unit need. Individuals holding limited-term appointments may be reappointed, given continued funding and need, as well as satisfactory job performance. Together, initial appointments and subsequent reappointments may not exceed 36 months or a span of three consecutive years. They are normally at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor, beginning August 1, 2019 and ending May 31, 2020. Successful candidates will normally be expected to teach three courses per semester.

All inquiries should be directed in the first instance to the Assistant to the Chair in the Department of Philosophy, at philosophy.chairassistant@concordia.ca. Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the required position has been filled. All applications should be received by the department no later than April 22, 2019.

Employment equity

Concordia University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, members of sexual minorities, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to diversification; candidates are invited to self-identify in their applications.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and Permanent Residents will be given priority. To comply with the Government of Canada’s reporting requirements, the University is obliged to gather information about applicants’ status as either Permanent Residents of Canada or Canadian citizens. While applicants need not identify their country of origin or current citizenship, all applications must include one of the following statements: 

Yes, I am a citizen or permanent resident of Canada 
or
No, I am not a citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

How to apply
Application type Email
Instructions
Applications should consist of a cover letter, a current CV, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, and evidence of teaching effectiveness – combined in that order, in one PDF, and emailed to phil-apps@lists.concordia.ca, with the subject line “2019 LTA Application.” (All applications will receive an e-mail confirmation). Note that the cover letter must state one of the two declarations about citizenship or residency that are noted in this ad. Three letters of reference are to be sent electronically, via third party dossier services such as InterFolio, or directly from referees, to: Dr. Matthew Barker, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd., Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1M8, phil-apps@lists.concordia.ca.
Email to apply
Hard deadline April 22, 2019, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information https://www.concordia.ca/artsci/philosophy.html
Contact name Emma Moss Brender, Assistant to the Chair
Contact email
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Time created March 26, 2019, 10:27am EST
Scheduled expiry date April 22, 2019, 11:59pm EST
Last updated March 26, 2019, 11:29am EST
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