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Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Eckerd College

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of the environment, nature and/or the life sciences, with a background in phenomenological tradition
AOS categories Continental Philosophy
Philosophy of Biology
Environmental Philosophy
AOC American Philosophy, History of 20th Century (Analytic and Continental), Philosophy of Science, Environmental Ethics, Animal Ethics, Bioethics
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Science
Environmental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
Start date September 2017
Job description

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track position, to start in September 2017. Ph.D. with specialization in philosophy of the environment, nature and/or the life sciences, and with a background in the phenomenological tradition and broad competence in the history of philosophy. Other desirable areas of competence may include American philosophy, history of 20th century philosophy, philosophy of science, environmental ethics, animal ethics, bioethics. The ideal candidate will be willing and able to develop philosophy courses that serve students in environmental studies and in the sciences. Teach seven courses (3-1-3) per academic year. Participation in an interdisciplinary, values-oriented general education program is required, including regular rotation in a two-semester freshman program. Opportunities to take students abroad.

Eckerd College, the only independent national liberal arts college in Florida, has a tradition of innovative education and teaching/mentoring excellence. Submit a letter of application, vita, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three References so that letters of recommendation can be requested, via www.eckerd.edu/hr/employment. Applications must be complete by December 12. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. James Goetsch, prof.goetsch@gmail.com. Qualified candidates must be authorized to work in the United States for the College. EOE. Applications from women and minorities encouraged. 

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Submit a letter of application, vita, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three References so that letters of recommendation can be requested, via www.eckerd.edu/hr/employment.
Web address to apply http://www.eckerd.edu/hr/employment
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: December 12, 2016, 12:00pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline January 11, 2017, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.eckerd.edu/hr/employment
Contact name Jim Goetsch
Contact email
Contact phone 727-864-8281
Bookkeeping
Time created November 11, 2016, 4:25pm EST
Scheduled expiry date January 11, 2017, 11:59pm EST
Expired on January 13, 2017, 12:46am EST
Last updated January 13, 2017, 12:46am EST
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