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Visiting Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Wesleyan University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Aesthetics and/or philosophy of race and/or social and political philosophy
AOS categories Aesthetics
Philosophy of Race
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Middletown, Connecticut, United States
Start date July 1, 2016
Job description

The Philosophy Department at Wesleyan University is seeking a one-year, full time Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy with AOS in aesthetics and/or philosophy of race and/or social and political philosophy, July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017.  The teaching load is 3/2 and should include a first-year seminar and an advanced seminar on the successful candidate’s area of research.  We are looking for an experienced teacher-scholar who can teach both majors and non-majors. Candidates will be expected to have a Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment.

Deadline for applications:  January 30.  Skype interviews will be conducted by the end of February.

 To apply, visit http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5231.  A complete application will include (1) a letter of intent, (2) a current CV, (3) evidence of teaching ability (including a statement of teaching philosophy, evaluations, and sample syllabi), and (4) email addresses for 3 references.  As part of the teaching statement, we invite you to describe your cultural competencies and experiences engaging a diverse student body.   

Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, CT, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other legally protected status. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Antonio Farias, VP for Equity & Inclusion, Title IX and ADA/504 Coordinator, 860-685-4771, afarias@wesleyan.edu

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5231
Hard deadline January 30, 2016, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5231
Contact name Lori Gruen, Chair
Contact email
Contact phone 860-685-2008
Time created December 22, 2015, 2:34pm EST
Scheduled expiry date January 30, 2016, 11:59pm EST
Expired on January 31, 2016, 11:59pm EST
Last updated March 31, 2016, 3:00pm EST
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