Philosophy Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Philosophy at Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position beginning Fall Semester 2013.


Assistant Professor, tenure track, beginning Fall Semester, 2013. Eight courses/year (4/semester), undergraduate. Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching undergraduate philosophy courses.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach day, evening, and weekend classes if needed, and must be able to use appropriate educational technology including possibly teaching online courses. Academic advising of students in the major or minor.

Scholarly activities that contribute to one’s specialty and to the intellectual life of a vigorous and growing department.

Departmental, School, University, and community service. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population

Required Qualifications

ABD in Philosophy or Religious Studies or related field with doctorate completed by June 30, 2013.

Preferred Qualifications

Some combination of competencies in Ethics and the History of Ethics, Epistemology, History and Philosophy of Science, Informal Logic, Applied Ethics, Religious Studies, Eastern Philosophy, or Cross-Cultural Studies. Ability to work with students of color.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,
Submit the letters of reference and copies of transcripts to:
Search Committee
Department of Philosophy, Campus Box 49
The Metropolitan State University of Denver
PO Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Office Phone: 303-556-3097 Fax: 303-556-6889

Keyword Phrases

  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I)
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter