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Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy Program, Benedictine University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Continental Philosophy, 19th/20th-Century
AOS categories Continental Philosophy
AOC Asian, Latin-American, or Feminist Philosophy
AOC categories Asian Philosophy
Latin American Philosophy
Feminist Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Lisle, Illinois, United States
Start date August 2017
Job description

Philosophy Assistant Professor Position –

AOS: 19th/20th-Century Continental Philosophy

AOC: Asian, Latin-American and/or Feminist Thought

Founded in 1887, Benedictine University is a Roman Catholic university located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona.

Position Description: Full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position teaching undergraduates within Benedictine University’s Philosophy Program.  Includes defined expectations for teaching, scholarship and University service.  Areas of Specialization: 19th/20th-century Continental Philosophy.  Areas of Concentration: Asian, Latin-American and/or Feminist Thought.  Qualified candidates must also be committed to teaching General Education courses (including required General Education distribution courses in Philosophy, Global-designated courses, Writing courses, and capstone Interdisciplinary Seminars that engage the Catholic Intellectual Tradition).

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Philosophy required.  Teaching experience at the college level required. Candidates must have legal authority to work in the USA for the duration of the appointment.  Candidate must be prepared to contribute to the advancement of Benedictine University’s mission as a Catholic and Benedictine University.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Application Process: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (at least one addressing teaching effectiveness) through Academic Jobs Online at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo. Any questions should be directed to:  Lisa Brand, Office Assistant, College of Liberal Arts, Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532.  Email:  lbrand@ben.edu.  Fax:  630-829-4805.  E.O.E.

Candidates who are offered a faculty position at Benedictine University must present Official Transcripts and Curriculum Vitae (CV) in order to be considered for the position, and must present them to Human Resources before the position starts.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Application Process: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (at least one addressing teaching effectiveness) through Academic Jobs Online at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo. Any questions should be directed to: Lisa Brand, Office Assistant, College of Liberal Arts, Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532. Email: lbrand@ben.edu. Fax: 630-829-4805. E.O.E.
Web address to apply https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8745
Deadline for full consideration: March 9, 2017, 12:00am CST
Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.ben.edu/human-resources/employment-oppo...
Contact name Martin Tracey
Contact email
Contact phone 630829-6259
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Scheduled expiry date August 27, 2017, 1:47pm CST
Last updated February 9, 2017, 10:34am EST
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