Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Department of Arts, Languages, and Philosophy, Missouri University of Science and Technology
|Job category||Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar|
|AOS||Candidates should have an area of specialization in applied ethics or the philosophy of technology: the department is open to approaches to these topics from diverse perspectives and traditions.|
|AOC||Candidates should be competent to teach a variety of courses in these areas, and the department has specific teaching needs in engineering ethics, business ethics, bioethics, social ethics, and environmental ethics.|
|Organization's reference number||#00083408|
|Location||Rolla, Missouri, United States|
|Start date||Fall 2023|
The Department of Arts, Languages, & Philosophy at Missouri University of Science and Technology invites applications for a tenure-track position in philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in August 2023. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate-level philosophy courses, contribute to strengthening our department's philosophy program, maintain an active research program, and fully engage in the life of our diverse, multidisciplinary department. The typical teaching load will be three three-credit courses per semester, usually taught in person, though some courses are occasionally taught online.
The ideal candidate will be a talented scholar, an excellent teacher with proven classroom success, and a dynamic colleague eager to work as part of the committed Philosophy program team. Candidates should have an area of specialization in applied ethics or the philosophy of technology: the department is open to approaches to these topics from diverse perspectives and traditions. Candidates should be competent to teach a variety of courses in these areas, and the department has specific teaching needs in engineering ethics, business ethics, bioethics, social ethics, and environmental ethics. The flexibility to teach outside a specific specialization is important.
Candidates should be willing to engage actively with S&T’s Center for Science, Technology, and Society, and be willing to collaborate with other departments across campus in order to pursue research or grant possibilities.
For consideration for this position, candidates should electronically submit the following to the Missouri University of Science and Technology's Human Resource office at http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/ using Job Opening Reference 00083408. Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word.
1. A cover letter that includes information about current and future research activity and teaching experience
Review of applications will begin on November 17, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed first to Dr. Irina Ivliyeva at [email protected]
The minimum requirements for this position include a Ph.D. in philosophy, a record of scholarly activity, evidence of successful college-level teaching, and experience integrating current technologies into courses.
Preferred qualifications include a record of excellence in college-level teaching and scholarship.
The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.
Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.
All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
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|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
November 17, 2022, 12:00am CST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/|
|Contact name||Dr. Irina Ivliyeva|
|Time created||October 19, 2022, 9:10pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||April 17, 2023, 7:27pm CST|
|Last updated||October 19, 2022, 9:10pm UTC|
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