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Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Memphis

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open, but the Department has teaching needs in social and political philosophy.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number Posting No. FAE950
Location Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Start date August 19, 2019
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Memphis invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin in Fall 2019, pending availability of funds. This is a full-time position for the 2019-20 academic year only. Two-semester calendar. No summer teaching. Area of specialization (AOS): Open. Area of Competence (AOC): Open. The Department has teaching needs in social and political philosophy. Candidates who will contribute to the department’s long-standing strengths in philosophy of race, African-American philosophy, philosophy of gender, and feminist philosophy are especially encouraged to apply. Ph.D or ABD in Philosophy required. Successful candidates will possess a strong research program and excellent teaching skills.

Interviews will be conducted by teleconference

Position effective begin date: August 19, 2019.
Position effective end date: May 14, 2020.

The University of Memphis, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, is a metropolitan research institution that offers competitive pay and benefits.

How to apply
Application type Online
All applications will be managed through the University’s online application system, WorkForUM, available at https://workforum.memphis.edu. Please submit the following materials: Letter of application; CV; Statement of Teaching Philosophy; Evidence of Teaching Excellence; Writing Sample; Unofficial Transcript; Contact information (including email addresses) for at least three professional references. All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by the application deadline via WorkForUM. https://workforum.memphis.edu Interviews will be conducted by teleconference.
Web address to apply https://workforum.memphis.edu
Hard deadline July 3, 2019, 11:59pm CST
Web address for more information http://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/22372
Contact name Mary Beth Mader, Dept. Chair
Contact email
Contact phone 901.678.2535
Time created June 19, 2019, 4:01pm EST
Scheduled expiry date July 3, 2019, 11:59pm CST
Expired on July 5, 2019, 12:46am CST
Last updated July 5, 2019, 1:46am EST
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