Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy - College of Wooster in Wooster Ohio

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College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio 44691

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a one-year, full-time visiting position beginning August, 2014.  Rank: Assistant Professor. Areas of Specialization: Open.  Areas of Competence: Ethics, Political Philosophy, and either one area in Applied Ethics or at least one period in the history of philosophy.  The successful applicant should be conversant with both the liberal arts model of education and the analytic tradition in philosophy, and should have a PhD (ABD considered if completion of doctorate is expected by August 2014).  Responsibilities include teaching six undergraduate courses.


Submit letter of application, CV, a graduate transcript, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, and a writing sample through Interfolio (  Review of applications will begin February 21, 2014.

The College of Wooster is an independent college of the liberal arts and sciences with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. The College values diversity, strives to attract qualified women and minority candidates, and encourages individuals belonging to these groups to apply. Wooster seeks to ensure diversity by its policy of employing persons without regard to age, sex, color, race, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or political affiliation. The College of Wooster is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Employment is subject to federal laws requiring verification of identity and legal right to work in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Drug-free workplace.

Keyword Phrases

  • philosophy
  • political philosophy
  • ethics
  • applied ethics
  • history of philosophy
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter