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Assistant/Associate Professor of Philosophy*

Department of Philosophy, Western Michigan University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS AOS: Ethics or History of Philosophy
AOS categories History of Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Start date Fall 2018
Job description

WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY, Kalamazoo, MI. WMU seeks applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in the Department of Philosophy with a start date of Fall 2018, pending budgetary approval. AOS: Ethics or History of Philosophy. AOC: Open. We will give higher priority to the overall promise of a candidate’s work than to the specific area of concentration. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research, teach at the undergraduate and graduate level, and participate in departmental and/or university service. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. WMU’s Department of Philosophy (www.wmich.edu/philosophy) is broadly analytic in focus, with an undergraduate major and a highly-regarded M.A. program. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has placed WMU among the 76 public institutions in the nation designated as research universities with high research activity. Western Michigan University prohibits discrimination or harassment which violates the law or which constitutes inappropriate or unprofessional limitation of employment opportunity, University facility access, or participation in University activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, height, weight, or marital status. Applications must go to http://www.wmich.edu/hr/careers-at-wmu.html. Online applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing sample. Transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and, if available, teaching evaluations should be sent directly to: Assistant Professor Search Committee, Department of Philosophy; 3004 Moore Hall, Western Michigan University; Kalamazoo, MI 49008. Questions may be directed by email to tonja.iocca@wmich.edu or by phone to (269) 387-4390. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://www.wmujobs.org/applicants/jsp/shared/Welc...
Email to apply
Hard deadline April 13, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Contact name Tonja Iocca
Contact email
Contact phone 269-387-4390
Time created February 14, 2018, 10:56am EST
Scheduled expiry date April 13, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Last updated February 14, 2018, 10:56am EST
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We will review applications until position is filled