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Assistant Professor of Philosophy - Non-Western Philosophy (tenure track) August 2018

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All applications must be submitted through the electronic application system at http:// careers.marquette.edu, where candidates should upload (1) a letter of application, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, (3) a brief research statement, (4) a writing sample, and (5) evidence of teaching effectiveness. Three letters of recommendation should be emailed to Philosophy Department Chair at muphilosophy@marquette.edu or mailed to Philosophy Department Search Committee Department of Philosophy Marquette University P.O. Box 1881 Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 201101496
Position Title Assistant Professor of Philosophy - Non-Western Philosophy (tenure track) August 2018
Employment Status Full Time
Position Status Regular
If Limited Term (End Date of Assignment, Project, or Grant)
Position Type Faculty
Position Overview

The Philosophy Department at Marquette University invites applications for one tenure
track position, beginning August 15, 2018: AOS Non-western Philosophy; AOC open but we have special interest in candidates who can teach environmental philosophy. “Nonwestern
philosophy” is broadly understood to include but not be limited to Asian/Asian-
American philosophy; Latinx philosophy; indigenous philosophy, etc. Drawing on diverse traditions, the Philosophy Department aims to integrate the study of perennial philosophical questions with contemporary approaches and problems. For more information about the
Philosophy Department, please visit its website at www.marquette.edu/phil.
Marquette University, an EOE that values diversity, is a Jesuit, Catholic University with a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. We seek candidates who will understand and contribute to its mission, a statement of which can be found at www.marquette.edu/about/mission.shtml. Candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities

Initial teaching load of 2/2 for first three years; then reviewed primarily according to research productivity. Normal annual teaching load five courses. Promise of high quality undergraduate and graduate teaching, research and publication; service to the department and the university.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Earned doctorate or a terminal degree. Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and high quality research.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ph.D. required prior to employment. Ability to contribute to interdisciplinary teaching and/or research in emerging University programmatic interests in Race and Ethnic Studies will be an asset.

Department Philosophy
Posting Date 08/30/2017
Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applications must be submitted through the electronic application system at http://
careers.marquette.edu, where candidates should upload (1) a letter of application, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, (3) a brief research
statement, (4) a writing sample, and (5) evidence of teaching effectiveness. Three letters of recommendation should be emailed
to Philosophy Department Chair at muphilosophy@marquette.edu or mailed to
Philosophy Department Search Committee Department of Philosophy Marquette University P.O. Box 1881 Milwaukee, WI
53201-1881

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Statement
  4. Writing Sample
  5. Other Document 1
  6. References
Optional Documents

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