Overview

Department:
Department of Arts & Humanities

Pay Rate:
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Job Summary/Basic Function:
Part-time faculty on the SAN ANTONIO campus. The successful candidate(s) will teach introductory Philosophy courses required for the general education core, based on academic qualifications. Applicants will be contacted according to departmental needs. Teaching assignments are all in face-to-face format and may include day or night classes.

Work Hours:
Depends on course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, and weekend classes.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Application Process: Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at: https://employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp. Applicants must complete online (1) the application/Faculty Form, and upload (2) the letter of interest, (3) curriculum vita, and (4) unofficial copies of transcripts.

The position is open until filled.

Finalists (and only finalists) will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters should be less than one year old and should bear the writer’s actual signature.

Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas A&M University-San Antonio, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

Please direct any questions to Dr. William Bush at wbush@tamusa.edu.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled

Education
Necessary Qualifications:
A Master’s degree in Philosophy or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.

A minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Philosophy.

Preferred Qualifications:
A Ph.D. degree in Philosophy, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.

Experience
Necessary Qualifications:
A minimum of one year college or university teaching experience.