Department of Philosophy, University of Guelph
|Job category||Junior faculty / Fixed term|
|AOS||Social and Political Philosophy|
Social and Political Philosophy
|AOC||Critical Thinking, Philosophy of Law, Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Philosophy of Sex , Love, and Friendship, History of Philosophy|
History of Philosophy
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Law
|Organization's reference number||AD #20-06|
|Location||Guelph, Ontario, Canada|
|Start date||July 1, 2020|
The Philosophy Department at the University of Guelph invites applications for a contractually-limited position at the Assistant Professor level.
The limited appointment will be from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021 (with a possibility of renewal), at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate is expected to teach 6 courses (mainly undergraduate but with the possibility of graduate teaching) and to contribute to service in the Philosophy Department.
Qualifications for the position include a PhD in Philosophy (or ABD at time of application, with a guarantee of completion before the start date of the appointment), with evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Area of Specialization: Social and Political Philosophy. Areas of Competence: In addition to being able to teach introductory courses (e.g., history of philosophy; sex, love and friendship; basic problems), teaching competence in critical thinking, philosophy of law, ethics, applied ethics, and environmental philosophy are of interest.
|How to apply|
Applications should be submitted electronically by February 28, 2020. The submission should include a letter of application, a current CV, a teaching dossier (including a teaching philosophy statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a writing sample. Candidates should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately. All documentation should be sent electronically to: Pam Armitage Administrative Assistant to the Chair, Department of Philosophy College of Arts, University of Guelph Guelph, ON N1G 2W1 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||February 28, 2020, 11:59am EST|
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://www.uoguelph.ca/facultyjobs/postings/ad20-...|
|Contact name||Dr. Patricia Sheridan, Department Chair|
|Contact phone||519-824-4120, x53221|
|Time created||February 10, 2020, 1:58pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||August 25, 2020, 4:32pm EST|
|Last updated||February 10, 2020, 1:58pm EST|
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Position was only approved in January 2020.