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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

Department of Philosophy, University of Southern California

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, or Normative Ethics
AOS categories Normative Ethics
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number REQ20049981
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
Job description

The School of Philosophy in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California seeks a tenured or tenure track faculty position in Philosophy beginning August 2018. Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, or Normative Ethics. The position, which is open to all ranks—Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor—will be filled only at the highest level of promise or distinction. A Ph.D. in Philosophy is required by time of appointment. Demonstrated excellence in research required, and successful classroom experience valued. Duties include active research, graduate supervision, normal committee service, and classroom teaching at all levels, including general education courses, courses for undergraduate majors, and graduate seminars. The standard teaching load is two courses per semester. Applications for appointment to Associate or Full Professor, with tenure, require a covering letter, a CV, and names of at least three referees; other applications also require a writing sample. Recent Ph.D.’s should also include a transcript of graduate coursework. The review of files will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We do not plan to interview at the APA. Applications received by October 27th will be guaranteed full consideration. Correspondence should be directed to: Recruitment Committee, School of Philosophy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0451. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/professor-open-rank-of-philosophy/1209/5556110 .

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu .

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/profess...
Deadline for full consideration: October 27, 2017, 11:59am PST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/profess...
Contact name Natalie Schaad
Contact email
Contact phone 2137404085
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Time created September 12, 2017, 1:22pm EST
Scheduled expiry date March 30, 2018, 5:12pm PST
Last updated September 14, 2017, 12:25pm EST
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