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Visiting Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Miami University, Ohio

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Ethics
AOS categories Ethics
AOC Environmental Philosophy
AOC categories Environmental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 498634
Location Oxford, Ohio, United States
Start date August 2021
Job description

Philosophy: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach Ethics and Environmental Philosophy starting August 2021. The successful candidate will teach a full load of undergraduate courses. AOS: Ethics. Candidate should demonstrate ability to teach the following undergraduate courses: Introduction to Ethics, Contemporary Moral Problems, Medical Ethics. The department is pluralist and emphasizes the history of philosophy and the teaching of primary texts.

Required: Ph.D. in Philosophy by date of appointment for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; ABD in Philosophy for appointment as Instructor; applicants must have prior teaching experience. This position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Consideration given to candidates with the ability to teach Environmental Philosophy, and who can demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560.

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How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement on pedagogical goals and methods, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/498634/visiting-assistant-professorinstructor. Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in application. Inquiries may be directed to Elaine Miller at [email protected] Screening of applications will begin May 20, 2021, and continue until the position is filled
Web address to apply https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/498634/visit...
Deadline for full consideration: May 20, 2021, 5:00pm EST

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Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/498634/visit...
Contact name Elaine Miller
Contact email
Contact phone (513) 529-2440
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Scheduled expiry date August 25, 2021, 7:32pm EST
Last updated April 28, 2021, 9:23pm UTC
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