Overview

The Department of Arts, Languages, & Philosophy at Missouri University of Science & Technology invites applications for a one-year, full-time, benefits-eligible position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy. Candidates must be able to teach Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, and at least one of the following applied ethics courses: Bioethics, Environmental Ethics, Business Ethics, or Social Ethics. The successful applicant will teach four three-credit philosophy courses per semester and actively engage in the life of the department.

Minimum qualifications include a PhD in philosophy and evidence of successful teaching of college-level philosophy courses.

Interested candidates should submit an application, a cover letter, a current C.V., and contact information for three references at http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/.

All submitted application materials must have the position reference number 00068981 to be processed; hard copy application materials will not be accepted.

Screening of applicants will commence as applications are received, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Questions may be addressed to Darin Finke ( finkeda@mst.edu; 573-341-4869).

Minimum Qualifications-
PhD in philosophy and evidence of successful teaching of college-level philosophy courses.

Preferred Qualifications
Candidates must be able to teach Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, and at least one of the following applied ethics courses: Bioethics, Environmental Ethics, Business Ethics, or Social Ethics. The successful applicant will teach four three-credit philosophy courses per semester and actively engage in the life of the department.

Comments
The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.

Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

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