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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Ashford University

Job category Junior faculty / Contract type open
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location San Diego, California, United States
Job description

We are currently looking for remote faculty with a PhD in Philosophy. We invite candidates from both the Analytic and Continental Traditions who are committed to teaching philosophy to a diverse student body in the online modality. 

Position Summary:

The Assistant Professor-Remote position carries a teaching load of 30 credits/year and is a remote position. Non- teaching duties are detailed below:

Essential Job Duties:

  • Provides support to academic programs, academic discipline, and student success 
  • Participates in peer review and mentoring 
  • Participates in meetings (on site and virtual) as directed 
  • Maintains regular work hours coordinated with supervisor 
  • Maintains scheduled office hours for student support 
  • Engages in scholarly activities which may include publications, research, and/or presentations 
  • Participates in curriculum development, enhancement, and outcomes assessment activities 
  • Contributes to Program Review and accreditation activities 
  • Collaborates with other University departments to ensure a positive overall experience for all University students. 

Core Competencies:

  • Commitment to Mission: Aligns with the Core Values of Integrity, Ethics, and Service through behaviors that demonstrate a positive commitment to the customer and the organization. 
  • Communication: Aligns with the Core Values of Service through oral and written communication skills and internal/external relationships. 
  • Service: Encompasses the company’s core values of service; including service to the organization, customer community. 
  • Personal Planning: Aligns with personal accountability and responsibility. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Strong interpersonal and communication. 
  • Strong organizational skills. 
  • Experience with teaching adult learners preferred 
  • Online teaching experience 
  • Currently an associate faculty member in good standing at Ashford University 
  • Expertise in the area of instruction 
  • Career experience relevant to the area of expertise 


  • Must possess a PhD in Philosophy from a regionally accredited university.

Note: This opportunity of employment will require a completed pre-employment screening to be inclusive of, but not limited to: a criminal background investigation, a credit check investigation, verification of education credentials, verification of prior employment history and a professional reference check, with review prior to an offer of employment being extended. 

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline April 25, 2013, 4:06pm PST
Web address for more information https://www.ashforduniversity.apply2jobs.com/ProfE...
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Time created October 5, 2012, 7:17pm EST
Scheduled expiry date February 2, 2013, 11:17am PST
Expired on April 26, 2013, 9:06pm PST
Last updated April 27, 2013, 12:06am EST
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