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Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Boston College

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Expertise in Lonergan Studies
AOS categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
AOC Philosophy of Religion, Ethics and broad competence in the History of Philosophy
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States
Start date August 2023
Job description

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track.  In exceptional cases, a higher rank may be considered. AOS: Expertise in Lonergan Studies. AOC: Philosophy of Religion, Ethics, and broad competence in the History of Philosophy. Candidate should be prepared to teach introductions to, as well as advanced graduate seminars on, the thought of Bernard Lonergan. Successful candidates will have a record of strong research combined with outstanding research potential, and demonstrated excellence in teaching philosophy. Responsibilities include undergraduate core and elective courses and graduate courses (2-2 course load) plus Ph.D. supervision and service to the department. The department supports an interdisciplinary core program in the study of major philosophical and religious texts (Perspectives on Western Culture) and a program of ethical, political and theological analysis for students engaged in service projects (PULSE Program). For information on these programs see websites https://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/mcas/departments/philosophy/undergraduate/perspectives-program.html and https://www.bc.edu/content/bc-web/schools/mcas/sites/PULSE.html.

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all its employees to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19.

EO/AAE.  Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.  Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans.

How to apply
Application type Online
Upload cover letter, CV, statements on teaching and on research, 3 letters of recommendation and sample of publications to http://apply.interfolio.com/109157
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/109157
Hard deadline November 15, 2022, 12:00pm EST
Web address for more information http://apply.interfolio.com/109157
Time created July 5, 2022, 6:49pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2022, 12:00pm EST
Expired on November 16, 2022, 12:46pm EST
Last updated January 16, 2023, 3:00pm UTC
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