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Assistant Professor, Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Fairfield University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Logic and Philosophy of Science
AOS categories Logic
Philosophy of Science
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Start date September 1, 2022
Job description

The Philosophy Department of Fairfield University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position to begin September 2022, with an AOS in Logic and Philosophy of Science and an open AOC. Candidates should also be prepared to teach Introduction to Philosophy as well as upper division courses in their area of specialization. The Philosophy Department is a significant contributor to the University core curriculum. Candidates are invited to consult the Magis core description on our website and to address their interest and ability to teach in any of its signature elements. https://www.fairfield.edu/undergraduate/academics/the-core/index.html

The teaching load is 3 courses per semester. Salary is competitive.


A Ph.D. in Philosophy is required by the time of the appointment. Teaching experience is necessary.

Fairfield University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected category in accordance with applicable law. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.

How to apply
Application type Online
Application Instructions: To ensure full consideration, please click “https://ffd.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/EmploymentOpportunities/job/Fairfield-CT/Assistant-Professor--Philosophy_JR0001091” and submit the following required documents by November 20th 2021: • cover letter; • CV; • a description of the candidate’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the profession; • research statement and writing sample; • a teaching portfolio that includes a teaching statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness; Please have a maximum of three letters of reference sent to the following email address: [email protected]
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Deadline for full consideration: November 20, 2021, 12:00am EST

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Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact name Joan Millen
Contact email
Contact phone 203.254.4000,x2770
Time created October 25, 2021, 9:27pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 20, 2022, 6:06pm EST
Last updated October 25, 2021, 9:27pm UTC
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