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Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Miami University, Ohio

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Ethics
AOS categories Ethics
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 3950
Location Oxford, Ohio, United States
Start date August 2017
Job description

Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor, starting August 2017. AOS: Ethics.  Job entails teaching a full load of undergraduate courses and advising students. Candidates should demonstrate ability to teach the following courses: Introduction to Ethics, Medical Ethics, Confronting Death. Applicants must have prior teaching experience. Must have PhD in Philosophy by date of appointment, August 2017, for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; ABD in Philosophy for appointment as Instructor. We seek a candidate who will demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. The department is pluralist and emphasizes the history of philosophy and the teaching of primary texts.  Screening of applications will begin April 7, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted over Skype.

NOTE: Miami University will not sponsor for H1B work authorization for the 2017-18 year.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is firmly committed to multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University does not permit and takes action to prevent harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of  sex (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, military status, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. Miami University immediately investigates and takes disciplinary and/or remedial action when appropriate. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or by phone at (513) 529-3560.  Miami University’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

How to apply
Application type Online
Application materials should include: cover letter, C.V., a statement on pedagogical goals and methods, evidence of teaching effectiveness; three letters of recommendation will be requested. (For candidates using dossier services, enter the Interfolio (or other) e-mail address for your letter writers under ‘references’ in the application).
Web address to apply https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=39...
Deadline for full consideration: April 7, 2017, 5:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information http://miamioh.edu/cas/academics/departments/philo...
Contact name Stephanie Bowker
Contact email
Contact phone (513) 529-2428
Time created March 16, 2017, 10:01am EST
Scheduled expiry date October 1, 2017, 11:49am EST
Expired on October 1, 2017, 12:46pm EST
Last updated December 1, 2017, 3:00pm EST
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