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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of North Carolina, Asheville

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS One or more of Medieval Philosophy broadly construed, Epistemology and Islamic Philosophy
AOS categories Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy
Epistemology
AOC One or more of Medieval Philosophy broadly construed, Epistemology and Islamic Philosophy
AOC categories Arabic and Islamic Philosophy
Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy
Epistemology
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 963
Location Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Start date July 1, 2015
Job description

The Philosophy Department at the University of North Carolina at Asheville—the public liberal arts university of North Carolina—is seeking a tenure track member at the assistant professor level, beginning July 1, 2015. Areas Of Specialization: one or more of Medieval philosophy broadly construed, epistemology and Islamic Philosophy; Areas Of Competence: one or more of Medieval philosophy broadly construed, epistemology and Islamic Philosophy. Ability to offer courses in Jewish Philosophy would be a plus. Teaching load: 3 courses per semester.  The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the interdisciplinary Humanities Program and Liberal Arts requirements of the university. For more information on our department please visit: https://philosophy.unca.edu/   

Qualifications: PhD in Philosophy at time of appointment; evidence of successful college-level teaching beyond that of a graduate student; excitement and willingness to commit to active engagement in departmental and university wide activities. The department is interested in someone who will enjoy working in a philosophically diverse department and who can help diversify its current curriculum. Applicants should have a wide range of intellectual interests; a dedication to teaching excellence; an appropriate level of professional activity, and enthusiasm in program building.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applications should be submitted electronically at http://jobs.unca.edu/postings/963 and the following documents should be included: letter of application, cv, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy and a writing sample (not to exceed 8000 words). Deadline to submit completed application materials: Nov 1, 2014. Questions about this position should be sent to Professor Keya Maitra (kmaitra@unca.edu). UNCA is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
Web address to apply http://jobs.unca.edu/postings/963
Email to apply
Hard deadline November 1, 2014, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information http://jobs.unca.edu/postings/963
Contact name Keya Maitra
Contact email
Contact phone 828-251-6365
Bookkeeping
Time created September 17, 2014, 10:06am EST
Scheduled expiry date November 1, 2014, 11:59pm EST
Expired on November 2, 2014, 11:59pm EST
Last updated May 21, 2015, 3:00pm EST
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