Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy, Skidmore College
|Job category||Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term|
|AOS||Ethics or Feminist Philosophy or Both|
|AOC||Ethics or Feminist Philosophy or Both|
|Organization's reference number||FPA00314P|
|Location||Saratoga Springs, New York, United States|
|Start date||September 2019|
The Department of Philosophy at Skidmore College invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2019. The department has needs in both ethics and feminist philosophy—candidates should have AOS in either ethics or feminist philosophy (or both) with an AOC in the other. The teaching expectation will be 18 credit hours per year, divided among five courses (a 3-2 load). Ph.D. in philosophy is desired, although strong ABD applicants will be considered.
Candidates should submit all materials online, including a cover letter, a current CV, graduate transcripts, evidence of effective teaching, a sample syllabus for a course in ethics and a course in feminist philosophy, a writing sample, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin May 27, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups as well as individuals who have experience working with diverse student populations and who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service.
The Department of Philosophy at Skidmore emphasizes active engagement with philosophical texts, with the histories and traditions of human thought, and with current issues of deep significance. The department welcomes a variety of philosophical traditions and approaches. For more information about the department, please visit our website at: http://www.skidmore.edu/philosophy.
Skidmore College is a coeducational liberal arts institution in upstate New York that fosters creative approaches to teaching and learning. Skidmore’s faculty are devoted to the instruction and mentoring of approximately 2,500 undergraduate students from 44 states and 67 countries.
|How to apply|
Candidates should submit all materials online, including a cover letter, a current CV, graduate transcripts, evidence of effective teaching, a sample syllabus for a course in ethics and a course in feminist philosophy (as one PDF), a writing sample, and enter the contacts of three references for letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin May 27, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
|Web address to apply||https://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/3197|
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||May 27, 2019, 8:00am EST|
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/3197|
|Contact name||Human Resources|
|Time created||May 1, 2019, 12:46pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||November 17, 2019, 11:22am EST|
|Last updated||May 1, 2019, 12:46pm EST|
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