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Regular Probationary Faculty - Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Philosophy and Humanities, Douglas College

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS Continental Philosophy
AOS categories Continental Philosophy
AOC Critical Thinking, Applied Ethics
AOC categories Applied Ethics
Workload Part time
Vacancies 1
Location New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
Start date 08/27/2018
Job description

Title: Regular Probationary Faculty - Philosophy 

Posting Number:  00006F

Department:  Philosophy and Humanities

Location: New Westminster Campus/Coquitlam

Salary Range: In accordance with the current Collective Agreement 

Position Type: Faculty - Probationary Regular

Posting Type: External

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Start Date: 08/27/2018

What Douglas Offers

DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.

The Role:

The successful applicant’s main role will be in-class instruction to a highly diverse population of domestic and international students most of whom are in their first and second year of post-secondary education.

Most instruction will involve core university transfer courses in lower-level philosophy with some opportunity to teach upper-level specialized courses in philosophy and general humanities.

AOC: Critical Thinking, Applied Ethics, and Introduction to Philosophy.

AOS: Continental Philosophy.

 The successful applicant will also have a role in organizing and participating in the Summer Institute for Continental Philosophy.


The successful candidate will be expected to fulfill regular departmental responsibilities, (committee work, etc.) and to participate in the Summer Institute for Continental Philosophy.

To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need:

The successful applicant will need a completed Ph.D. in the required AOS as well as a good grounding in general philosophy. They should also be an enthusiastic instructor, able to communicate philosophical ideas to students beginning their post-secondary educations.

Work Arrangements:

The Philosophy Department in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is inviting applications for a probationary regular position starting in the Fall 2018 semester.

The successful applicant will be involved in classroom instruction up to 16 hours per week. Courses typically follow (1×3hr)/week or (2×2hr)/week format. 

The candidate must be able to teach days and/or evenings, at either or both of our New Westminster and Coquitlam campuses.

Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.

Open Date: 01/30/2018 

Close Date: 03/15/2018


How to apply
Application type Online
Special Instructions to Applicants: Interested applicants must ensure that a resume and cover letter is submitted and received online through the Douglas College Careers site. Applicants must apply online by attaching required documentation (resume, cover letter, transcripts/credentials, student/course evaluations). Please forward letters of reference directly to cutlerd@douglascollege.ca. All candidates selected for an interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.
Web address to apply http://www.douglascollegecareers.ca/postings/1670
Hard deadline March 15, 2018, 11:59pm PST
Web address for more information http://www.douglascollegecareers.ca/postings/1670
Time created February 2, 2018, 9:50am EST
Scheduled expiry date March 15, 2018, 11:59pm PST
Expired on March 17, 2018, 12:46am PST
Last updated May 17, 2018, 3:00pm EST
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