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Visiting Assistant Professor

Kansas State University/Dept of Philosophy, Kansas State University/Dept of Philosophy

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 2
Organization's reference number Req#506975 1-3 VAP
Location Manhattan, Kansas, United States
Start date August 11, 2019
Job description

As many as three Visiting Assistant Professors, one year, beginning August 11, 2019. AOS: Open. AOC: Open.   PhD or Advanced ABD.  Must be able to teach sections of introductory philosophy, or intro to ethics, and either Medical Ethics or Philosophy of Law.  Three introductory undergraduate courses for each of two semesters (Fall 2019 and Spring 2020); minimal departmental service. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to and appreciation for teaching students from diverse, multi-cultural backgrounds.  Salary $45,000, with benefits. Upload to website http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/506975 letter of application, CV, research statement, teaching statement and evidence of teaching competence.  3 letters of recommendation should be sent to philosophy@ksu.edu.  For best consideration, applications should be received by April 9, 2019.  Kansas State University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer actively seeking diversity among its employees. The Philosophy Department strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.  In accordance with Kansas Board of Regents policy, the University is required to run a background check on the final candidate.

Qualifications:
1.  PhD or ABD in Philosophy, or PhD or ABD in a closely related area, with a substantive training in philosophy and an active research program in philosophy

2. Ability to teach introductory courses in philosophy and/or Medical Ethics or Philosophy of Law.

3.  Commitment to teaching, multi-cultural backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Ability to teach mid-level courses in metaphysics or social and political philosophy.

Total Rewards:  

Salary: $45,000, with benefits, including health insurance.  For a detailed description, eligibility and policies of each, visit: Employee Benefits http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/

How to Apply:  http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/506975

In the Job Search window to the right (middle) Position #: 506975.  Applicant will need to upload: letter of application, CV, research statement, teaching statement and evidence of teaching competence.  Three (3) letters of recommendation should be sent to philosophy@ksu.edu

Contact Information:  

philosophy@ksu.edu

Responsibilities:

1. Teach 3 sections of philosophy in each of the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters.

2.  Light departmental service duties.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applicant will need to upload: letter of application, CV, research statement, teaching statement and evidence of teaching competence. Three (3) letters of recommendation should be sent to philosophy@ksu.edu
Web address to apply http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/506975
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: April 9, 2019, 12:00am CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/506975
Contact name Teresa Zerbe
Contact email
Contact phone 7855326758
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Scheduled expiry date October 12, 2019, 11:04am CST
Last updated March 26, 2019, 2:11pm EST
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