Assistant Professor of Philosophy - College of Wooster in Wooster Ohio

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College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio 44691

United States


Detailed Job Description

Areas of Specialization: History of Philosophy (Modern or 20th Century Analytic) or Global Justice.  Areas of Competence: Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Law, and Logic. 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 2015).  Responsibilities include teaching five undergraduate courses and advising three senior Independent Study projects per academic year.  Participation in the College's First-Year Seminar program is expected.  Submit letter of application, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, a writing sample, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, and (unofficial) graduate transcripts through Interfolio (  Review of applications will begin October 15, 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
  • global justice
  • applied ethics
  • philosophy of law
  • logic
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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