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Assistant Professor - Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Misericordia University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Ethics, History of Philosophy
AOS categories History of Philosophy
Ethics
AOC Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Medicine
AOC categories Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Dallas, Pennsylvania, United States
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Misericordia University invites applications for a 3 year term appointment. AOS: Ethics, History of Philosophy, AOC: Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Medicine.  Applicants must be able to offer courses in the Core Curriculum and in their area of specialization, and they should be prepared to teach courses in a new interdisciplinary Medical Health and Humanities program, to which the Philosophy department contributes.  A collaboration of academic disciplines in the Humanities, Health Sciences, and Sciences, the Medical Health and Humanities program offers a broad educational experience that challenges students to view healthcare through the lens of cultural, familial, philosophical, spiritual, mental, and social conditions.  A Ph.D. in Philosophy is required, (ABD considered).

Misericordia University, founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy, is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately two hours from New York City and Philadelphia.  The university's approach of combining a quality liberal arts education with professional preparation and service to others has resulted in its wide regional acclaim.  Misericordia is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus.  Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

Review of credentials will begin March 1 and continue until the position is filled.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
For confidential consideration, applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a teaching portfolio online at www.misericordia.edu/hr under Faculty Opportunities or by mail at Misericordia University, Attn: Human Resources, 301 Lake St. Dallas, PA 18612.
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Deadline for full consideration: March 1, 2018, 12:00am EST

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Time created February 19, 2018, 4:01pm EST
Scheduled expiry date September 4, 2018, 2:05pm EST
Last updated February 19, 2018, 4:01pm EST
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