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Philosophy Department, Seattle University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 2
Location Seattle, Washington, United States
Start date September 1, 2020
Job description


Department of Philosophy 

Full-time, Non-Tenure-Track Positions 


The Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts and Sciences at Seattle University invites applications for two non- tenure-track full-time Instructor positions starting fall 2020 pending budget approval. 

 The ideal candidate will have a strong background in the general history of philosophy, teaching experience, some familiarity with the Catholic intellectual tradition, and the ability to engage with colleagues representing diverse philosophical traditions. The area of specialization is open. We have strong curricular needs for someone who can teach Healthcare Ethics. 

 The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a range of courses in our Core curriculum, including the two required philosophy core courses (Philosophy of the Human Person and Ethics), and will provide service to the department/school/university.  

Requirement:  Ph.D. in Philosophy. Advanced ABD considered. 

 Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer. 

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community. 

Applicants should submit applications online at https://www.seattleu.edu/careers, including curriculum vitae, a writing sample, evidence of successful teaching, and the names and contact information of three references (letters may be solicited upon submission of application). Review of applications will begin June 5, 2020. Open until filled.  For additional information, contact Maria Carl, Chair, Department of Philosophy, at mcarl@seattleu.edu. 

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://seattleu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.as...
Hard deadline June 5, 2020, 11:59pm PST
Web address for more information https://seattleu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.as...
Contact name Maria Carl
Contact email
Contact phone 206-296-5383
Time created May 4, 2020, 12:24pm EST
Scheduled expiry date June 5, 2020, 11:59pm PST
Last updated May 4, 2020, 12:24pm EST
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