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Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Tulane University

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Ethics or Political Philosophy
AOS categories Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number ID:70477
Location New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Start date September 1, 2021
Job description

The Tulane Philosophy Department invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor to start fall 2021. Teaching responsibilities will include Ethics, Social and Political Ethics (a political philosophy course), Elementary Logic and perhaps Philosophy of Religion. The teaching load is a 3-3; all courses are at the undergraduate level.

The candidate is expected to have a PhD in Philosophy and to specialize in some area of ethics or political philosophy.  Those who have had full responsibility for a course or courses in an appropriate area will be given strong preference. 

The application deadline is April 5th.  All application materials must be submitted through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/84282.  Required materials include a cover letter describing qualifications and interest, a current CV, a writing sample (35pp. or less), three letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching effectiveness, including course evaluations. Questions may be directed to Bruce Brower, Chair of the Philosophy Department.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/84282
Hard deadline April 5, 2021, 7:59pm CST
Web address for more information https://apply.interfolio.com/84282
Contact name Bruce W. Brower
Contact email
Time created March 12, 2021, 3:12pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 5, 2021, 7:59pm CST
Expired on April 6, 2021, 8:46pm CST
Last updated June 7, 2021, 3:00pm UTC
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