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Assistant Professor, Political Philosophy (EXPIRED)

School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, Arizona State University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Social and Political Philosophy
AOS categories Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 10925
Location Tempe, Arizona, United States
Start date August 16, 2015
Job description

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, Tempe, AZ (Job 10925) – The Philosophy faculty of the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies seeks to appoint a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Philosophy with an anticipated start date of August 16, 2015. Areas of Specialization (AOS): Social and Political Philosophy. Areas of Concentration (AOC): Open. We are especially interested in candidates working in some area of applied social/political philosophy such as one concerning race, gender, immigration, global justice, world poverty, or human rights. And we have a preference for candidates who can add to our existing strength in feminist philosophy. Some preference may be given to candidates whose work crosses disciplinary boundaries. For more information about our PhD program and its focus on practical and applied philosophy, please see https://shprs.clas.asu.edu/graduate/philosophy-0. We will not be interviewing at the APA meetings.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.



Required Qualifications

  • Ph.D. or equivalent in Philosophy or related discipline prior to appointment,
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching.
  • Demonstrated excellent research agenda.
  • AOS in Social and Political Philosophy.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience and excellence in teaching online.
  • Expertise in feminist philosophy.
  • Expertise in practical or applied philosophy.
How to apply
Application type Email
To apply, applicants must submit: 1) a cover letter, stating qualifications; 2) a CV, clearly identifying areas of specialization and competence (ABD must include the extent to which the doctoral requirements have been completed and the expected date of completion of the remaining requirements); 3) contact information for three professional references (including the nature of their relationship to applicant). Application materials should be sent as a single pdf to [email protected] with “Job #10925” in the subject line.
Email to apply
Hard deadline November 14, 2014, 6:59pm MST
Web address for more information http://shprs.clas.asu.edu/
Contact name Peter de Marneffe
Contact email
Contact phone 480-965-5779
Time created September 30, 2014, 8:53am UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 14, 2014, 6:59pm MST
Expired on November 15, 2014, 6:59pm MST
Last updated May 21, 2015, 3:00pm UTC
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