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Assistant Professor

School of Philosophy, University of Southern California

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, or Legal Philosophy
AOS categories Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number REQ20080297
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
Start date August 2020
Job description

The School of Philosophy in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at the University of Southern California seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor of Philosophy beginning August 2020. Area of Specialization: Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, or Legal Philosophy. The position will be filled only at the highest level of promise or distinction. A Ph.D. or equivalent is required by time of appointment. Demonstrated excellence in research required, and successful classroom experience valued. Duties include active research, graduate supervision, normal committee service, and classroom teaching at all levels. The standard teaching load is two courses per semester. Applications require a covering letter, a CV, a writing sample, and at least three letters of reference. Recent Ph.D.’s should also include a transcript of graduate coursework. We do not plan to interview at the APA. The review of files will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by November 1st will be guaranteed full consideration. Inquiries and correspondence should be directed to: Search Committee, School of Philosophy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0451, email: philosophy@dornsife.usc.edu. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-philosophy/1209/13261320 .

USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assista...
Deadline for full consideration: November 1, 2019, 12:00am PST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assista...
Contact name Natalie Schaad
Contact email
Contact phone 213-740-4085
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Time created September 13, 2019, 4:11pm EST
Scheduled expiry date March 31, 2020, 3:21pm PST
Last updated September 13, 2019, 7:24pm EST
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