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Postdoctoral Teaching Associate

Department of Philosophy, University of Tennessee

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC social/political philosophy and philosophy of law is strongly preferred, theory and/or history of ethics is also desired
AOC categories Normative Ethics
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Start date 1 August 2024
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville invites applications for a full-time (100%) Post-Doctoral Teaching Associate to begin August 1, 2024. This non-tenure-track position will be a two-year non-renewable appointment.  The position comes with university benefits.  The teaching load is 2-3.  Preference will be given to candidates able to teach introductory courses to include social and political philosophy, and philosophy of law as well as advanced courses to include contemporary theories of justice, human rights/global justice, history of political philosophy and/or ethics, theory of ethics, philosophical foundations of democracy, and topics in philosophy of law.   Position requires demonstrated excellence in teaching and a PhD in Philosophy at the time of appointment.  The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of appointment and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. The Knoxville campus of the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.

How to apply
Application type Online
Please submit application materials to include a letter of application, a C.V., a relevant syllabus, and the names of three references to Dr. Jon Garthoff via Interfolio at: https://apply.interfolio.com/148028. Review of applications will begin on July 1, 2024 and continue until the position is filled.
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/148028
Deadline for full consideration: July 1, 2024, 5:00pm EST

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Contact name Jon Garthoff
Contact email
Time created June 25, 2024, 6:23pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date December 22, 2024, 4:23pm EST
Last updated June 25, 2024, 6:23pm UTC
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