Dept. of Philosophy, University of Calgary, Chair in Business Ethics
Oct 21, 2008 → Dec 19, 2008
The University of Calgary invites applications for a Chair in Business Ethics. This is an externally funded chair, based in the Department of Philosophy. The appointment will be for a three year term at the rank of Assistant Professor. The candidates are expected to have a PhD in philosophy with training in ethics and research interests in business ethics broadly defined ( for example, issues of economic justice, corporate social responsibility, and environmental concerns). The Chair will provide a focus for integration of research and teaching in ethics with broader issues of public policy and ethical concerns of the private sector. Teaching duties include undergraduate and graduate instruction as well as graduate supervision. Complete dossiers, including a curriculum vitae, a recent sample of writing, and evidence of teaching effectiveness may be sent to:
Dr. Rowland Smith, Dean Faculty of Humanities
University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4
Applicants should ensure that three confidential letters of reference are sent directly to the Dean. The Selection Committee will begin to assess applications after November 21, 2008. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Information about the Department of Philosophy, and the Faculty of Humanities is available at philosophy, and humanities respectively. Specific inquiries about this position may be directed to: Dr. Ali Kazmi, Head Department of Philosophy (403) 220-5535 All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Calgary respects, appreciates, and encourages diversity.