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Assistant/Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy, William Paterson University

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Social areas of philosophy, with preference for specializations in Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Ethics, or Social and Political Philosophy
AOS categories Ethics
Philosophy of Law
Philosophy of Race
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number JobCode803PJ
Location Wayne, New Jersey, United States
Start date Fall 2018
Job description

William Paterson University’s Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant or associate professor effective fall 2018. 

 An earned Ph.D. in Philosophy by time of hire, a record of scholarly achievement, and teaching experience are required.  

We are seeking applicants with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching who bring research and teaching expertise in social areas of philosophy, with preference for specializations in Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Ethics, or Social and Political Philosophy.  Additional preferences include experience in program administration, online teaching, and liberal or general studies.  The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in area of specialization, in support of the department’s Liberal Studies major, and/or in offerings related to the University Core Curriculum, as needed.  Service expectations will also include support for and eventual leadership of the department’s interdisciplinary program in Liberal Studies. 

William Paterson University is a public institution of higher learning. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs which range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 11,500 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370 acres suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, current CV, a writing sample, evidence of teaching excellence and scholarly productivity, as well as three (3) letters of reference to Dr. Pete Mandik, Department Chairperson, at socrates@wpunj.edu. Applicants must reference Job Code in letter of application. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  For further information about the University, and its academic programs visit http://www.wpunj.edu.

William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Email
Instructions
Submit a letter of interest, current CV, a writing sample, evidence of teaching excellence and scholarly productivity, as well as three (3) letters of reference to ​Dr. Pete Mandik, Department Chairperson, at socrates@wpunj.edu.​ Applicants must reference Job Code in letter of application.
Email to apply
Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.wpunj.edu/
Contact name Pete Mandik
Contact email
Contact phone 973-720-2173
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Time created October 11, 2017, 12:43pm EST
Scheduled expiry date April 29, 2018, 10:52am EST
Last updated October 11, 2017, 12:43pm EST
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