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Faculty/Department Head (EXPIRED)

Department of Political Economy and Moral Science, University of Arizona

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS Philosophy, Politics and Economics; Moral and Social philosophy
AOS categories Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Administration; Moral and Social Philosophy, Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law
AOC categories Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number F21172
Location Tucson, Arizona, United States
Start date Fall semester 2018
Job description

The University of Arizona Department of Political Economy and Moral Science anticipates appointing a tenured faculty member with an appointment beginning as early as the fall of 2018. The position is contingent upon funding. Rank: Full or Associate Professor. The successful candidate will serve, for at least one five-year term, as Head of the new Department of Political Economy and Moral Science. A record of successful administration, research, and teaching is required, with a preference for candidates with a record of success as Department Head. The successful candidate will have a distinguished research record in moral and social philosophy broadly construed, “PPE” (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) or political economy. Candidates must be willing  to teach both graduate level courses and courses in the Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law undergraduate major.  A Ph.D. in philosophy, political science or economics is required.

 The Center emphatically welcomes applications from scholars with diverse disciplinary perspectives and methods who are eager to work in a collaborative setting.  Applications should include a letter of application along with a current curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching experience, a statement of research objectives, and a detailed description of administrative current and past responsibilities. Application materials and nominations should be addressed to Jerry Gaus, Department of Political Economy and Moral Sciences, 213 Social Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0027.  Application materials should be submitted in hard copy. This announcement appears in various venues. Review of materials to begin on November 8, 2017 and to continue until the positions are filled.  The University of Arizona is an EEO/AA/M/W/D/V employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.

How to apply
Application type Other
Please apply via the UA career track website and refer to posting #F21172 and send a hard copy of the application package to the address listed below.
Web address to apply https://uacareers.com
Deadline for full consideration: November 8, 2017, 5:00am MST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information https://uacareers.com
Contact name Jerry Gaus
Contact email
Time created November 3, 2017, 4:57pm EST
Scheduled expiry date May 22, 2018, 4:39pm MST
Expired on May 22, 2018, 4:46pm MST
Last updated July 22, 2018, 3:00pm EST
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