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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy & Religion, Clemson University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Law (broadly construed)
AOS categories Philosophy of Law
AOC open, but see needs
AOC categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
Continental Philosophy
Early Modern Philosophy
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Clemson, South Carolina, United States
Start date August 15, 2024
Job description

The Department of Philosophy and Religion is seeking to hire an assistant professor, tenure track, who specializes in philosophy of law. The successful candidate will have a philosophical research program and promise that corresponds with Clemson University’s Carnegie R1 designation. The department seeks candidates with broad philosophical interests who can teach across, and contribute to expanding, the offerings of our undergraduate program. The typical course load is 2/2.

The department seeks candidates with broad philosophical training as well as skill and interest in teaching across, and contributing to expanding, the offerings of our undergraduate program. The department has teaching interests in these areas: the history of philosophy, continental philosophy, aesthetics, logic and philosophy of language, metaphysics, and epistemology.

Founded in 1889, Clemson is a highly ranked public university and land grant institution with more than 28,000 students in over 200 degree programs. Located in the rapidly growing Upstate area of South Carolina, the city of Clemson provides a college-town setting on the shores of Lake Hartwell, near both the scenic foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the metropolitan areas of Greenville-Spartanburg, SC; Asheville and Charlotte, NC; and Atlanta, GA.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Philosophy in hand by August 15, 2024, and be able to supply evidence of effective teaching and a solid research program. Applicants should submit a CV, a dissertation abstract or research statement, concise evidence of teaching effectiveness, a writing sample in the area of research, and no fewer than three letters of recommendation through Interfolio (ID: 123958).  Applications received by October 19, 2023, will be guaranteed full consideration.

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.

How to apply
Application type Online
Interfolio ID: 123958
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/132345
Hard deadline October 19, 2023, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information https://www.clemson.edu/cah/academics/philosophy-a...
Contact name Dr. Daniel Wueste
Contact email
Time created September 18, 2023, 9:11pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date October 19, 2023, 11:59pm EST
Expired on October 21, 2023, 12:46am EST
Last updated December 21, 2023, 3:00pm UTC
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