Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy, Occidental College
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
Latin American Philosophy
Native American Philosophy
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Race
|Location||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Start date||August 2020|
The Philosophy Department at Occidental College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2020. We welcome applications from candidates who demonstrate promise of successful scholarship and dedication to teaching excellence in the context of a global and inclusive liberal arts education.
The successful candidate will have the demonstrated expertise to:
Our faculty teach courses which fulfill a range of requirements within the College’s core program, including first-year writing seminars, and we value interdisciplinary connection to other programs. We are especially interested in candidates who are eager and able to teach these general education courses, and who can complement the existing curricula in: Black Studies, East Asian Studies, Latino/a and Latin American Studies, Religious Studies, or Spanish & French Studies.
Teaching responsibilities include five courses per year (with a one-course reduction in the first year, and a pre-tenure leave in the fourth year, pending favorable review). The position includes usual departmental and college-wide service responsibilities. Candidates must expect to have a PhD in philosophy in hand by the time of appointment.
Occidental College is committed to academic excellence in a diverse community and strongly encourages applications from candidates committed to the College’s mission of equity and excellence.
To apply, the following materials must be sent to email@example.com :
Deadline for applications is November 1, 2019, 11:59pm PST. Although all applications submitted prior to the deadline will receive full consideration, the search committee appreciates applications received in advance of it.
Occidental College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, breastfeeding or related medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic or information, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal Law. We strongly encourage all underrepresented candidates, especially women and persons of color, to apply.
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|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||November 1, 2019, 11:59pm PST|
|Web address for more information||https://www.oxy.edu/academics/areas-study/philosop...|
|Contact name||Kathy Izumi|
|Time created||September 3, 2019, 12:04pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||November 1, 2019, 11:59pm PST|
|Last updated||September 3, 2019, 12:04pm EST|
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