The Department of Philosophy at Villanova University is seeking applications for a tenure track position with the rank of Assistant Professor. AOS: Critical Race Theories. AOC: Open. Position begins in the Fall of 2019. Teaching load is 3/2. Further information about the department may be found at https://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/artsci/philosophy.html
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.
Duties and Responsibilities
In addition to maintaining an active research agenda leading to publication, our new colleague will teach undergraduate and doctoral level courses in Critical Race Theories, the colleagues related areas of expertise, and additional department courses as necessary. The Department also desires to increase course offerings related to contemporary critiques of colonialism. As a department we strive to foster connections across the discipline and the Villanova community. Willingness to participate in the active life of the department and University community is required.
PhD is required at the time of appointment as well as outstanding research potential, excellence in teaching, and collegiality.
Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours
Special Message to Applicants
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, article or chapter length writing sample, materials documenting teaching effectiveness, and the contact information for 3 references who will receive a secure email link to upload confidential letters of recommendation when the application is submitted.
To apply, visit: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/14558