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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Moral philosophy. Preference for candidates who can teach bioethics, philosophy of law, and/or philosophy of social science in addition to a survey of normative ethics.
AOS categories Biomedical Ethics
Ethics
Normative Ethics
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Start date July 1, 2017
Job description

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.  Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy. For one academic year, starting July 1, 2017. AOS: Moral philosophy.  Preference for candidates who can teach bioethics, philosophy of law, and/or philosophy of social science in addition to a survey of normative ethics.  Two courses per semester, plus advising and committee work.  Applicants should submit CV, writing sample, evidence of teaching ability, and contact information for two individuals who have agreed to provide a letter of recommendation at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/1114.  Recommenders will be contacted by the University with instructions on how to submit a letter to the website. 

Review of applications will begin April 1 and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Philosophy is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to establishing a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html). The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applicants should submit CV, writing sample, evidence of teaching ability, and contact information for two individuals who have agreed to provide a letter of recommendation at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/1114 . Recommenders will be contacted by the University with instructions on how to submit a letter to the website. Review of applications will begin April 1 and continue until the position is filled.
Web address to apply https://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings...
Deadline for full consideration: April 1, 2017, 12:00am EST

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Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
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Web address for more information https://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings...
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Scheduled expiry date October 13, 2017, 9:12am EST
Last updated March 28, 2017, 3:59pm EST
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