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Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, St. Lawrence University

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Open
AOC Ethics and Reasoning/Critical Thinking (including ability to teach elementary logic in such a course).
AOC categories Logic
Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Canton, New York, United States
Start date Fall 2017
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning fall 2017.

AOS: OPEN AOC: Ethics and Reasoning/Critical Thinking (including ability to teach elementary logic in such a course). 

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in Philosophy and offer evidence of excellence in teaching as well as productive scholarly commitments. 

The standard workload is three courses per semester, including at least one at the introductory level, and participation in the First Year Program prior to tenure. St. Lawrence University offers a generous travel policy, and junior faculty members receive pre-tenure research leave support. For more about the unique Philosophy program at St. Lawrence see http://www.stlawu.edu/philosophy/mission-statement.

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged. St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit http://www.stlawu.edu.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Interested applicants must apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section. Review of Applications will begin November 4, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
Web address to apply https://employment.stlawu.edu/
Deadline for full consideration: November 4, 2016, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
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Web address for more information http://www.stlawu.edu/
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Time created September 26, 2016, 3:32pm EST
Scheduled expiry date April 14, 2017, 1:17pm EST
Last updated November 1, 2016, 9:49am EST
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