The College of Arts & Sciences invites applicants for a full-time, non-tenure-tack Philosophy lecturer. This position will begin in fall, 2018 and will have a base 4/4 teaching load. Primary teaching responsibilities will include the lower-division courses Intro to Philosophy and Ethics. Summer teaching assignments may be available but are not guaranteed.

FACULTY Application Process:

Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at:


Applicants must complete the online application by either downloading your resume to auto-populate the application, or manually complete the application fields.

IMPORTANT: Your application is not complete unless you upload the following:

1) Letter of Interest

2) Curriculum Vitae

3) Unofficial copies of transcripts

You will upload these document on the MY EXPERIENCE tab. Use the UPLOAD prompt button for each required document.

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 of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one-year-old, and must 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 Department Chair, Department of Arts & Humanities, 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.

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

Necessary Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • 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.
  • A minimum of one-year college or university teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. degree in Philosophy, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
  • Broad training in Philosophy and experience teaching introductory level college courses in Philosophy and Ethics.
  • Investment in the needs of a non-traditional, first-generation, culturally diverse student body.
  • Experience with contemporary instructional technologies such as learning management systems and e-portfolios.

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