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Assistant Professor in Ancient Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Providence College

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Ancient Philosophy
AOS categories Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Start date Fall 2023
Job description

The Department of Philosophy of Providence College invites applications for the post of Assistant Professor (tenure-track), commencing September 2023. AOS: Ancient Philosophy. AOC: Open. Teaching Load: 3/3.

Candidates should possess a Ph.D. from an accredited institution and demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching, the ability to establish a scholarly research program, and a willingness to be active in service to the college and community. Prospective candidates should be supportive of the Department’s commitment to the history of philosophy, willing to conduct interdisciplinary teaching in the College’s Development of Western Civilization Program, and willing to teach service courses. 

Providence College is a primarily undergraduate, liberal arts, Catholic institution of higher education conducted under the auspices of the Dominican Friars and seeks candidates who can affirm and contribute to its Mission and encourages the deepest respect for the essential dignity, freedom, and equality of every person. Committed to fostering academic excellence, the College provides a variety of opportunities for intellectual, social, moral, and spiritual growth in a supportive environment. Providence College believes that cultural and intellectual pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic programs, and strives to foster an academic culture and campus community that attracts and supports the development of a stellar and diverse faculty reflecting the global environment in which we live and work. As our student body grows increasingly diverse, experience and commitment to teaching and mentoring students from a range of economic, social and cultural backgrounds is preferred.

An AA/EOE, the College especially encourages the applications form women and persons of color.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 1, 2022. Applicants must apply online at https://careers.providence.edu and submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample, teaching materials, unofficial graduate transcripts, and the names and email addresses of at least three reference providers who can submit letters of recommendation on their behalf (or the requisite Interfolio information). Inquiries should be addressed to Colin Guthrie King, Associate Professor and Chair of the Search Committee in Ancient Philosophy.
Web address to apply https://careers.providence.edu
Email to apply
Hard deadline November 1, 2022, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information https://careers.providence.edu
Contact name Colin Guthrie King
Contact email
Contact phone 401 865 2447
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Scheduled expiry date November 1, 2022, 11:59pm EST
Last updated September 13, 2022, 6:59pm UTC
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