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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, St. Norbert College

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS 20th Century Continental, or Analytic Metaphysics and Epistemology, or Social and Political Philosophy
AOS categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Race and Gender Studies, or Philosophy and Technology, or Philosophy of Religion, or Philosophy of Economics, or Environmental Ethics
AOC categories Philosophy of Religion
Environmental Philosophy
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Race
Workload Full time
Vacancies 2
Location De Pere, Wisconsin, United States
Start date Fall 2018
Job description

The Philosophy Discipline invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant professor. Start August 2018. Ph.D. required at the time of hire or with specified completion date. AOS: 20th Century Continental, or Analytic Metaphysics and Epistemology, or Social and Political Philosophy. AOC: Open, but the Discipline has need of a course in Race and Gender Studies; also desirable, interdisciplinary work (e.g., Philosophy and Technology; Philosophy of Religion; Philosophy of Economics; or Environmental Ethics). The successful candidate will also be able to contribute courses to the college’s Core Curriculum.

Course load of three classes per semester. In addition to teaching, the responsibilities of this position include an active program of scholarship, student advising, service on college committees, and other typical collegial duties. More information is available at the Philosophy web page, http://www.snc.edu/philosophy, and in particular its relation to the mission of the college.

St. Norbert College, a Catholic institution rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College's mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community. Please see the College Mission Statement (http://www.snc.edu/mission/statement.html).

The Green Bay metropolitan area offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, growing communities with modern and historical housing options, top tier schools, and world-class healthcare. Northeast Wisconsin is home to Fortune 500 companies, as well as thriving start-ups, and is served by its own international airport. For additional information, visit http://www.thenewnorth.com/life-in-the-new-north.                                        

Screening of applicants will begin October 1, 2017.  Pre-arranged interviews by video call will be scheduled with selected candidates in the first weeks of November. Submit application letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness to Dr. Paul Johnson, Associate Dean of Humanities, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant St, De Pere, WI 54115-2099. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to kelly.krummel@snc.edu, addressed to Dr. Paul Johnson.

St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty.

How to apply
Application type Email
Instructions
Please address submissions to Dr. Paul Johnson
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: October 1, 2017, 11:00pm CST
Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.snc.edu/hr/
Contact name Kelly Krummel
Contact email
Contact phone 920-403-3119
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Time created August 17, 2017, 4:40pm EST
Scheduled expiry date March 5, 2018, 11:58am CST
Last updated August 18, 2017, 9:00am EST
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