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Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Boston College

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Political philosophy, social philosophy, critical theory
AOS categories Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Broad competence in the history of philosophy, philosophy of law would be an asset.
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Law
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States
Job description

Boston College.  Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track.  In exceptional cases, a higher rank may be considered.  AOS:  Political philosophy, social philosophy, critical theory.  AOC:  Broad competence in the history of philosophy; philosophy of law would be an asset. Successful candidates will have a record of strong research combined with outstanding research potential, and demonstrated excellence in teaching philosophy. Responsibilities include undergraduate core and elective courses and graduate courses (2-2 course load) plus Ph.D. supervision and service to the department. The department supports an interdisciplinary core program in the study of major philosophical and religious texts (Perspectives on Western Culture) and a program of ethical, political and theological analysis for students engaged in service projects (PULSE Program). For information on these programs see websites http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/philosophy/special-programs/perspectives.htmland http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/pulse/. The department has a program in law and philosophy in cooperation with Boston College Law School. Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education. (http://www.bc.edu/cwis/mission/mission.html). Ability to contribute to all of the above will be regarded as an asset. Dossiers must include:  cover letter, CV, statements on teaching and on research, and sample of publications. EO/AAE.  Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.  Send complete dossier, and arrange to have 3 letters of recommendation sent to:  http://apply.interfolio.com/44554

Deadline for applications is November 15, 2017.  

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Dossiers must include: cover letter, CV, statements on teaching and on research, and sample of publications. EO/AAE. Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position. Send complete dossier, and arrange to have 3 letters of recommendation sent to: http://apply.interfolio.com/44554
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/44554
Hard deadline November 15, 2017, 12:00am EST
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Web address for more information http://apply.interfolio.com/44554
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Time created September 7, 2017, 10:55am EST
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2017, 12:00am EST
Expired on November 16, 2017, 12:46am EST
Last updated November 16, 2017, 12:46am EST
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