Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Philosophy, W&L University
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|Location||Lexington, Virginia, United States|
|Start date||July 1, 2022|
The Department of Philosophy at W&L University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2022. AOS: Ethical Theory. AOC: open but with special consideration given to candidates who can teach Africana Philosophy, Latinx Philosophy, Native American Philosophy, or Philosophy of Race (separately or as part of other courses).
This position will include teaching five undergraduate courses over two, 12-week semesters, plus one 4-week intensive May term course every other year. There will be thesis and independent study supervision, and normal departmental service. There is no summer teaching. Generous research and teaching grants are available. There will be opportunities to work closely with the Roger Mudd Center for Ethics, the Shepherd Program for the Interdisciplinary Study of Poverty and Human Capability, and other programs.
W&L is ranked in the top ten liberal arts institutions. The Department of Philosophy is committed to the development of an inclusive environment and strives to advance diverse perspectives and approaches within the department and its curriculum. In keeping with the University Strategic Plan, we welcome applications from underrepresented minority candidates and members of other communities that are traditionally underrepresented in academia.
The university requires employees to become fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and new employees must provide proof of at least their first shot prior to the first day of employment. Individuals may seek a medical or a religious exemption to the vaccination requirement.
Candidates should submit:
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://apply.interfolio.com/93113|
|Hard deadline||October 18, 2021, 11:59pm EST|
|Web address for more information||https://apply.interfolio.com/93113|
|Contact name||Nathaniel Goldberg|
|Time created||August 30, 2021, 6:18pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||October 18, 2021, 11:59pm EST|
|Last updated||August 30, 2021, 6:18pm UTC|
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This institution has indicated that the position advertised will not follow the APA's recommended job market calendar. An explanation, if provided, appears below.
Instead of November 1, we have chosen an October 18 deadline. Many other philosophy departments have done the same, a few even earlier than ours.