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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Georgia State University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Ancient Greek Philosophy (especially Plato)
AOS categories Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
AOC Philosophy of Education, Epistemology, Ethics
AOC categories Epistemology
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Start date Fall 2021
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Georgia State University (GSU) in Atlanta, GA, seeks applications for a position as tenure-track assistant professor. Start date: Fall 2021. The Department of Philosophy at GSU is home to a thriving, internationally recognized master’s program. GSU is a research university of the University System of Georgia that is committed to serving a diverse student body, and the Department is committed to building a more diverse faculty.

The successful candidate will join GSU’s active faculty group in the history of philosophy, providing research and teaching expertise in history of ancient philosophy, especially Plato. The candidate will also have research concentrations and teaching competencies in philosophy of education, epistemology and/or ethics.  Teaching load is 2/2, along with MA thesis supervision.

Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in philosophy at time of application and at least one year of teaching experience. Candidates should send an application letter that clearly explains their interest and fit for the position as advertised, a CV, a research statement, a writing sample, a list of three or more references who can be contacted for letters if necessary, and evidence of teaching experience and effectiveness to philsearch@gsu.edu. Questions should be addressed to the chair of the search committee, Tim O’Keefe at tokeefe@gsu.edu.  For more information about the Department, see https://philosophy.gsu.edu/.

To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by January 15, 2021.

An offer of employment will be conditional on background verification. GSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

How to apply
Application type Email
Email to apply
Hard deadline January 15, 2021, 11:59pm EST
Contact name Tim O'Keefe
Contact email
Contact phone 404-413-6100
Time created December 15, 2020, 10:45am EST
Scheduled expiry date January 15, 2021, 11:59pm EST
Expired on January 17, 2021, 12:46am EST
Last updated January 17, 2021, 12:46am EST
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