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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Grand Valley State University

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Allendale, Michigan, United States
Start date August 6, 2019
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan is accepting applications for a one-year visiting faculty position for 2019-20.  Such appointments maybe renewed for up to three years, depending on satisfactory performance and continued teaching needs of the department.  Four (4) courses per semester, undergraduate.  Summer teaching possible.  Benefits include medical insurance, life insurance, and tuition reduction for spouse and dependents.  Contract begins August 6, 2019.

Qualifications:   ABD or Ph.D. in Philosophy, with solid grounding in history of philosophy and commitment to excellent teaching in the tradition of liberal education. AOS: Open.  Candidates must be able to teach across the introductory philosophy curriculum including Logic, Introduction to Philosophy, and Ethics.  We also have additional teaching needs in aesthetics and practical and/or professional ethics.  Ideal candidates would be able to teach in at least one of these additional areas.  Candidates should also show evidence of teaching excellence.

Grand Valley State University enrolls over 24,000 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities. Grand Valley is the comprehensive regional university for the state's second largest metropolitan area and offers 70 undergraduate and 26 graduate degree programs. It has campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Holland and centers in Muskegon and Traverse City, Michigan.

Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.

Review of applications will begin May 13 and continue until the positions are filled.  Contact Professor John Uglietta, Chair, for more information: (616) 331-2114 or email: ugliettj@gvsu.edu. 

How to apply
Application type Email
Please submit application letter, C.V., transcript, three confidential letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence and any additional applicaton materials to Christine D. at specified email address.
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: May 13, 2019, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information http://www.gvsu.edu/philosophy
Time created April 24, 2019, 3:00pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 9, 2019, 1:09pm EST
Expired on June 13, 2019, 11:15am EST
Last updated August 13, 2019, 3:00pm EST
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This position has been filled.
June 13, 2019, 11:15am EST

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Review of applications will begin May 13 and continue until the positions are filled.