Tenure - Track Assistant/Associate Professor, Philosophy - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Philosophy Department at Bentley University (Waltham, MA) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track/tenured position. Assistant Professor strongly preferred but exceptional candidates at the Associate or Full Professor level will be considered. Start date: Fall 2015. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher and researcher, willing to contribute to the activities of the department and university. Salary and teaching load are competitive. AOS: Ethics, broadly construed so as to include normative ethics, applied ethics, metaethics, moral psychology, and political philosophy. AOC: Open, but an ability and willingness to teach courses in applied ethics preferred.  

Additional Description of Duties:

Bentley University is a leader in the fusion of business and arts & sciences education, information technology, and business ethics; the department especially welcomes candidates whose research and teaching builds on these strengths.  

Position Qualifications

Completed Ph.D. required by the start date; competitive salary and full benefit package offered, including support for research activities.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

All application materials must be submitted on-line at the following address: https://jobs.bentley.edu.

The following materials are requested: CV, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, teaching evaluations, and a writing sample, which can be uploaded using the "Other Document" tab in the "Required Applicant Documents" section.

You will be asked to provide names and contact information for at least three references. Candidates' letters will be requested upon submission of their applications.

Preference will be given to applications received on or before November 15th, but the search will remain open until the position is filled. Initial interviews will be conducted at the American Philosophical Association meeting, Eastern Division, Dec. 27-30, 2014. Questions may be directed to Jeffrey Moriarty (jmoriarty@bentley.edu), Department Chair.

NB: the department is hiring for a lecturer position and a tenure-track/tenured position. Candidates who wish to be considered for both positions must apply separately to each position.

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

Bentley is an equal opportunity employer, building strength through diversity.  

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.  

Keyword Phrases

  • Philosophy
  • Business University
  • STAR - Scholarship, Teaching, Advising, Research
  • Corporate & Community Partnerships
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter