Assistant Professor, Colgate University (AOS: Medieval Philosophy or Kant and 19th Century Philosophy, AOC: Open)
The Philosophy Department at Colgate University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2022. AOS: Medieval Philosophy or Kant and 19th Century Philosophy. AOC: Open. Completion of PhD in Philosophy is required prior to or shortly after the date of hire. The successful candidate will offer a variety of courses in the department. All Colgate faculty are also expected to participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. The standard teaching load is five courses per year.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching effectiveness (which may include a teaching statement, sample syllabi, and teaching evaluations if available), research statement, and a writing sample. Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities (see our Plan for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion). In their application materials, candidates must describe their ability to work effectively with students across a wide range of identities and backgrounds. All application materials must be submitted through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19935. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2021, and continue until the position is filled.
Colgate is a selective liberal arts university of 3200 students situated in central New York state. Colgate faculty are committed to excellence in both teaching and scholarship. Further information about the Philosophy Department can be found at https://www.colgate.edu/academics/departments-programs/department-philosophy. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at https://upstate-ny.hercjobs.org/jobs/dualsearch.
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