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Philosophy Instructor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, College of Southern Nevada

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Start date Fall 2013
Job description

Annual Salary: Salary placement is determined using the CSN Academic Faculty Schedule (maximum 10 years experience). Based on the total years of prior teaching experience, the maximum step placement is step 7 on the Academic Salary Schedule.  

FLSA: Exempt  

Equal Employment Opportunity: College of Southern Nevada recognizes that embracing diversity maximizes faculty and staff contribution to our goals and provides the best opportunity for student achievement. CSN is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. CSN is responsive to serving the educational needs of a diverse and ever-changing community. 
CSN employs only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. AA/EOE/ADAAA.  

Job Description: Area of Specialty: Open; Area of Competence: Open. 

Primary teaching duties will be sections of Critical Thinking and Introduction to Philosophy; sections of other Philosophy and Religious Studies courses will be available as dictated by departmental need. 

Teach a minimum of 15 credit hours per semester and keep five office hours per week. 

Usual committee and service responsibilities (student advising, propram/curriculum development, college/department committees, etc.) 

Teaching assignments may be multi-campus with the possibility of day, evening, weekend and/or online classes.   Required Qualifications Note: This position is open until filled. Review of application will begin on 01/18/2013. For full consideration , all application material should be received no later than 01/14/2013. 

M.A. in Philosophy (Applicants with an M.A. in related disciplines will not be considered unless they will possess a Ph.D. in Philosophy by August 2013.) from a regionally accredited college or university. 

Experience teaching college-level Philosophy courses.   Required Documents Required documents (Cover Letter, Resume, and Transcripts) must be attached directly to the ON-LINE application. If you are unable to attach the required documents to your ON-LINE application, you may send them to Human Resources via email hr.recruitment[at]csn.edu or fax to 702.651.5778

SPECIAL NOTE: Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Philosophy by August 2013 from a regionally accredited college or university. 
  • Experience teaching Critical Thinking at the college level. 
  • Experience teaching a diverse student population. 
  • Experience teaching Philosophy at a community college. 
  • Area of Specialty/Area of Competence that complements departmental strengths or addresses departmental needs. 
How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline January 14, 2013, 11:59pm PST
Web address for more information http://jobs.csn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=5...
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Time created November 7, 2012, 4:10pm EST
Scheduled expiry date January 14, 2013, 11:59pm PST
Expired on January 14, 2013, 11:59pm PST
Last updated November 12, 2012, 5:05pm EST
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