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Visiting Assistant Professor Philosophy or Instructor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philoosphy , Worcester State University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location 486 Chandler St, Worcester , Massachusetts, United States
Start date 9/6/2017
Job description

The Worcester State University Department of Philosophy invites applications for a one-year full-time appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor for 2017-2018 (with the possibility of renewal for 2018-2019).


Qualifications: Ph.D. or advanced ABD in Philosophy. The successful applicant will demonstrate strong teaching skills and the ability to engage with a diverse community of state university undergraduates. Four/four course load with the possibility of one online course per semester. No more than three course preparations per semester.

Among possible courses: Latin American Philosophy, Genocide and Human Rights, Computer Ethics, Critical Thinking, Intro to Philosophy, and Intro to Ethics.

 Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Starting date for the position is 9/1/2017.

Salary and rank commensurate with education and experience. 

Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its community.

 About Worcester State University:

WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college. 

How to apply
Application type Online
All applicants must apply online at: http://worcester.interviewexchange.com Submission should include: cover letter, CV, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations (if available), and 3 letters of reference. All information that can be uploaded to one's e-account should be done so by the applicant; information which cannot may be faxed to 508-929-8163 or sent to the following address: Director of Human Resources Worcester State University 486 Chandler Street Worcester, MA 01602-2597
Web address to apply http://worcester.interviewexchange.com
Email to apply
Hard deadline August 31, 2017, 12:00am EST
Web address for more information http://worcester.interviewexchange.com
Contact name Johanie Rodriguez
Contact email
Contact phone 508-929-8053
Time created June 22, 2017, 11:49am EST
Scheduled expiry date August 31, 2017, 12:00am EST
Expired on August 16, 2017, 1:22pm EST
Last updated October 16, 2017, 3:00pm EST
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