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Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, California State University, Stanislaus

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS AOS: Knowledge, Mind and Language.
AOS categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Mind
AOC AOC: History of Philosophy; Philosophy of Science
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Science
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number None used
Location Turlock, California, United States
Start date August 18, 2017
Job description

POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PHILOSOPHY: The Philosophy Program invites applications for a tenure-track position in Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor. AOS: Knowledge, Mind and Language. AOC: History of Philosophy; Philosophy of Science. Course preparations to include some combination of the following: lower division Ancient Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, Logic, and Philosophy of Science; upper division Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy of Mind, and Philosophy of Language. This position requires a strong commitment to faculty service, ongoing research, and responsive teaching methods and practices in support of student
success. Department liaison to Cognitive Studies program.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Ph.D. in Philosophy (with extensive formal training in Continental Philosophy). Teaching experience relevant to the position.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Evidence of engaging, successful undergraduate teaching in Philosophy, especially in courses similar to those listed above. Scholarship and substantial research interests in Continental Philosophy. Capacity to contribute to growth and delivery of an interdisciplinary program in Cognitive Studies.
HOW TO APPLY & DEADLINE:
A complete application must include: an application letter specifically addressing the position description and qualifications; a current CV; teaching and research portfolios (with teaching evaluations, sample syllabi and writing sample strongly encouraged); graduate transcripts; and three letters of reference with contact information. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire.
Screening of completed application files will begin on January 10, 2017 and continue until the position is filled, with phone and on-campus interviews likely in February. This appointment begins on August 18, 2017. Letters of reference may be sent through Interfolio.
All other application materials should be sent to:
Jason Winfree, Chair
Department of Philosophy and Modern Languages
California State University Stanislaus
One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382
Correspondence regarding this position opening (apart from application materials) may be sent to:
jwinfree@csustan.edu.
COMPENSATION: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a member of the 23-campus CSU System, we offer an extremely competitive benefits package.

How to apply
Application type Mail
Instructions
Jason Winfree, Chair Department of Philosophy and Modern Languages California State University, Stanislaus One University Circle Turlock, CA 95382
Deadline for full consideration: January 10, 2017, 12:00am PST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://www.csustan.edu/sites/default/files/groups...
Contact name Sherry Sotelo, Administrative Support
Contact email
Contact phone 209/664-6824
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Time created December 14, 2016, 10:14am EST
Scheduled expiry date July 1, 2017, 8:15pm PST
Last updated December 14, 2016, 10:14am EST
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We are posting this ad on 12/13/16 and will begin our review on 1/10/17 so that is a little bit shy of your time frame that stated one month prior.

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