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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Company:
Franklin College
Job Location:
Franklin, Indiana
Category:
Philosophy
Franklin College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy appointment with possibility of renewal to begin in August of 2022.Responsibilities include teaching courses ranging from Introduction to Philosophy and Logic as well as Ethics and the Philosophy of Language. An ability to teach courses on the history of philosophy, epistemology, and contemporary trends in the study of the discipline is also highly desired. Most vitally, Franklin College seeks applicants who are passionate about teaching philosophy, who teach well, and have an active interest in contributing to student development in and outside of the classroom. All courses are taught in person pending public health guidelines.

We provide a strong, active, and tailored liberal arts education through small class sizes and intentional relationships between students and their faculty mentors. Located about 20 miles from downtown Indianapolis, we support purposeful and practical academic experiences in and out of the classroom that leverage this location as students pursue personal, intellectual, and professional growth. This position is eligible for benefits. See www.FranklinCollege.edu for details.

Candidates should have a master’s degree in Philosophy, but a Ph.D. in Philosophy is preferred (ABD will be considered). Candidates who can demonstrate excellence and dedication in teaching and a genuine interest in working with undergraduates in a small college liberal arts setting will be given preference. We seek applications from individuals with an ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to diversity, especially those with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations.
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