Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

  • Oxford College of Emory University
  • Oxford, GA
  • Apr 02, 2021
Full time Philosophy

Job Description

Position Description

Located 36 miles east of Atlanta on Emory's original campus in Oxford, Georgia, Oxford College of Emory University invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, to begin August 1, 2021. The appointment will be for one year. Teaching responsibilities include 3 courses per semester, and will include a course in the candidate's AOS, a course in the history of political philosophy, and courses at the introductory level.


Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Philosophy by time of appointment, with a specialization in either Asian, Africana, or Latin American philosophy. In addition to teaching a course for first- and second-year students in their area of specialization, the successful candidate will have a demonstrated interest in teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and the ability to teach introductory symbolic logic as well as PHIL 220: History of Political Philosophy, a required course in Emory's Philosophy, Politics, and Law major.

One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelor's degree. We are interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups are particularly welcome.

Application Instructions

To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, a teaching statement and sample syllabi, and a research statement. Applications should be submitted through Interfolio by April 16, 2021.

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