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Visiting Assistant Professor, Philosophy and Debate Coach (EXPIRED)

Rollins College

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Winter Park, Florida, United States
Start date August 2023
Job description

Visiting Assistant Professor, Philosophy and Debate Coach

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Position Summary:

The Department of Philosophy and Religion at Rollins College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy for a 2-year term, from August 2023 until May 2025. The applicant who is hired for this position will teach courses on Logic, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, and other courses in their areas of specialization. Additionally, the applicant who is hired for this position will be required to coach the Rollins Debate Team. The teaching load for this position is six courses per year, which is three courses per semester, including coaching debate.

Founded in 1885, Rollins is Florida's oldest recognized college. Rollins is an independent, comprehensive, residential liberal arts college. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and for its unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation's most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. For the last 10 years, U.S. News & World Report ranked Rollins No. 1 or No. 2 among southern regional universities. Rollins is one of only 36 Ashoka U Changemaker Campuses in the world. For additional information, please visit the College website at http://www.rollins.edu/.

Minimum Qualifications and Education:


• Doctorate or ABD in Philosophy

• Commitment to undergraduate teaching excellence and to our liberal arts mission



• Prior teaching experience.

• Prior experience coaching debate.

Instructions to Applicants:

Interested applicants must apply online via the College's employment website and upload the following materials as follows:

• Letter of interest: Rollins is committed to creating a just, diverse, and inclusive learning community. In your letter, discuss how you can contribute to this commitment through your teaching, scholarship, service (at the college, community, and professional levels), and presence on campus. Include examples of ways you have addressed this commitment in your previous and current experience or would like to in the future.

• Curriculum vita

• Statement of teaching philosophy

• Provide three reference names, phone numbers, and email addresses on the application

**Review of applications will begin on March 20, 2023**

About Rollins College:

Rollins is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus community, and the College celebrates the open exchange of ideas within a climate of civility and mutual respect. We view differences—from race and ethnicity to sexual orientation and political perspectives—as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth. To learn more, please click https://www.rollins.edu/about-rollins/diversity-inclusion/index.html.

Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities.

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How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://apptrkr.com/3883315
Deadline for full consideration: March 20, 2023, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://www.rollins.edu/
Time created February 14, 2023, 3:38pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date August 12, 2023, 5:05pm EST
Expired on August 12, 2023, 5:46pm EST
Last updated September 12, 2023, 3:00pm UTC
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