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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Wesleyan University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Philosophy of Race
AOS categories Philosophy of Race
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number F00255
Location Middletown, Connecticut, United States
Start date September 1, 2020
Job description

The Philosophy Department at Wesleyan University is seeking a one-year, full time Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy with AOS in Philosophy of Race, AOC Open. The teaching load is 3/2 and will include a first-year seminar and an advanced seminar on the successful candidate’s area of research. We are looking for an experienced teacher-scholar who can teach both majors and non-majors. Candidates will be expected to have a Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment, which is September 1, 2020.  If not, they will be appointed as Visiting Instructor. 

Deadline for applications:  April 20, 2020. Virtual interviews will be conducted soon after. 

Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, Connecticut, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious practice or creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or non-position-related criminal record. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Vice President for Equity & Inclusion / Title IX Officer, 318 North College, 860.685.4771. 

How to apply
Application type Online
To apply, visit http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/7317. Your application should include (1) a cover letter, (2) a current CV, (3) teaching statement, (4) sample syllabi, (5) evidence of teaching effectiveness and (5) email addresses for 3 references. As part of the teaching statement (or cover letter), we invite you to describe your cultural competencies and experiences engaging a diverse student body.
Web address to apply http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/7317
Hard deadline April 20, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/7317
Contact name Lynn Higgs
Contact email
Contact phone 860-685-2680
Time created March 20, 2020, 4:58pm EST
Scheduled expiry date April 20, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Expired on April 22, 2020, 12:46am EST
Last updated May 23, 2020, 3:00pm EST
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