Position Announcement: Full-time Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah seeks Full-time Assistant Professor of Philosophy starting Fall 2013.  3-3 load.  AOS: feminist philosophy or the philosophical study of social and economic justice with an emphasis on race, class, and gender. AOC: applied ethics. We seek a curious generalist to teach introductory and advanced-level philosophy courses in a three-person department, and a candidate whose experience and expertise will contribute to the College’s commitment to improving student learning about diversity and global issues. Ability to teach in Gender Studies; on diversity issues; and in team-taught, interdisciplinary Honors courses preferred.  Demonstrated teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and Ph.D. required.  Westminster College has an institutional commitment to diversity in all areas and strongly encourages candidates from groups historically underrepresented in higher education. We favor candidates who can contribute to the College’s distinctive educational objectives, which promote interdisciplinary perspectives, intercultural understanding, and concern with social responsibility and the ethical implications of knowledge.

For the successful applicant with relevant interests, affiliations are possible with interdisciplinary programs such as Honors, Film, Spanish/Latin American Studies, and/or Gender Studies. For a complete job posting including application instructions, please navigate to our online job board at https://jobs.westminstercollege.edu.

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