Lecturer of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy, Metropolitan State University of Denver
|Junior faculty / Fixed term
|Must be able to teach Applied Ethics or Logic courses; ability to also teach Ancient or Philosophy of Religion is an asset
Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
Philosophy of Science
|Denver, Colorado, United States
The Department of Philosophy at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applications for two non-tenure track one-year lecturer position to begin in August 2024. One of the appointments has the opportunity to be renewed. These full-time positions are focused on teaching key department courses with strong and/or growing enrollment including PHI 1010 - The Big Questions: An Introduction to Philosophy; PHI 1030 - Thinking about Ethics: Morality and the Good Life; PHI 1060 - Ethics in Medicine and Science, PHI 1110 - Language, Logic & Persuasion (this is a designated Oral Communication course); PHI2040 Philosophy of Religion; PHI3000 History of Ancient Philosophy; and PHI 3370 - Computers, Ethics, and Society. The teaching will primarily be done in person, with a possibility of some online/hybrid instruction. For more information on the Department of Philosophy in our College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences, please visit: https://www.msudenver.edu/philosophy/.
The successful candidates will teach four courses per semester, which may include both lower and upper-division courses, as well as developing new philosophy courses for MSU Denver in areas of growing interest (e.g. environmental ethics, philosophy of technology).
Salary for Announcement
The salary range for these positions is $55,000 - $57,000 at Lecturer level. The salaries of the finalists selected for the roles will be set based upon a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, education, experience, specialty and training.
|How to apply
Complete applications received by Monday, February 26, 2024 at 11:59 PM MST will receive full consideration, however applications will be accepted after this date until the position is ﬁlled. Interested applicants must apply online at MSU Denver's career site, https://msudenver.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/MSUDenver, and search for JR102000. Please attach the following required documents: 1. Curriculum vitae, including contact information for at least 3 references 2. Letter of application, addressing the candidate’s ability to teach the courses highlighted in the position summary 3. Teaching dossier, including sample syllabi and a statement of teaching philosophy. Other relevant teaching documents may be included in your dossier but are not required. 4. Unofficial graduate transcripts. Oﬃcial transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire **Applicants will notice on the application portal there is one location (the resume/cover letter submission field) to upload all required materials. Multiple documents can be submitted into this one field; alternatively, merge all documents into one PDF and upload. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit your application.
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|Deadline for full consideration:
|Tomorrow, 11:59pm MST
|No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
|Web address for more information
|Tanya Rogowsky, Senior Human Resources Partner, MSU Denver
|February 6, 2024, 10:29pm UTC
|Scheduled expiry date
|August 4, 2024, 6:01pm MST
|February 6, 2024, 10:29pm UTC
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