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Visiting Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, SUNY Potsdam

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Ethical Theory
AOS categories Ethics
Normative Ethics
AOC Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, Non-Western Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy
AOC categories African/Africana Philosophy
Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
Asian Philosophy
Continental Philosophy
Latin American Philosophy
Native American Philosophy
Applied Ethics
Biomedical Ethics
Environmental Philosophy
Feminist Philosophy
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Race
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Potsdam, New York, United States
Start date August 2020
Job description

The Philosophy Department at SUNY Potsdam is accepting on-line applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor beginning August 2020 for a three year term.  The successful candidate will teach not only introductory courses in philosophy, including Critical Thinking and First Year Writing, but also upper division courses in Ethical Theory.  Experience teaching courses in applied ethics, particularly Environmental Ethics and/or Bioethics, in feminist philosophy, philosophy of race, non-western philosophy or in social and political philosophy is highly desirable.  Candidate will also be an active and central part of the student centered culture, including participation in our very active co-curricular Philosophy Forum.  A Ph.D in Philosophy, with a specialization in Ethical Theory, is required; ABD candidates will be considered.  Review of applications will begin on 3/15/20. Interested candidates may apply at http://employment.potsdam.edu/postings/4238.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply http://employment.potsdam.edu/postings/4238
Deadline for full consideration: March 15, 2020, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://www.potsdam.edu/
Contact name David Curry - Department Chair
Contact email
Contact phone 315-267-2021
Time created January 11, 2020, 2:08pm EST
Scheduled expiry date July 28, 2020, 10:45am EST
Last updated January 16, 2020, 11:20am EST
Last update notification
Clarified AOC and soft deadline
January 16, 2020, 10:22am EST

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This is not a tenure-track or continuing appointment.