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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Oxford College of Emory University

Job category Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term
AOS Asian, Africana, or Latin American philosophy
AOS categories African/Africana Philosophy
Asian Philosophy
Latin American Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 79713BR
Location Oxford, Georgia, United States
Start date September 1, 2018
Job description

Oxford College of Emory University www.oxford.emory.edu invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, to begin August 1, 2018.  The initial appointment will be for one year (possibly renewable for up to three years).  Teaching responsibilities include 3 courses per semester, and will include a course in the candidate's AOS, a course in Emory's 3-course history of Philosophy sequence, and courses at the introductory level.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD in Philosophy by time of appointment, with a specialization in either Asian, Africana, or Latin American philosophy. In addition to teaching courses for first- and second-year students in their area of specialization, the successful candidate will have a demonstrated interest in teaching excellence at the undergraduate level, and the ability to teach either introductory Ethics or Logic as well as a course in Emory’s history of philosophy sequence. The ability to teach bioethics is also desirable.

Additional Position Details:

One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelor’s degree. We are interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.

To apply, please go to http://www.hr.emory.edu/careers/index.html, requisition 79713BR.  Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, a teaching statement and sample syllabi, and a research statement. For fullest consideration, applications should be received by March 13, 2018.

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Web address to apply http://www.hr.emory.edu/careers/index.html
Deadline for full consideration: March 13, 2018, 12:00am EST
Hard deadline June 30, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information http://www.hr.emory.edu/careers/index.html
Time created February 12, 2018, 8:53am EST
Scheduled expiry date June 30, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Last updated February 12, 2018, 10:02am EST
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