University of Massachusetts, Lowell, Dept of Philosophy, Tenure-track Assistant
Nov 05, 2014 → Dec 19, 2014
The Department of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. Faculty who are active in research are eligible for a 3/2 or 2/2 teaching load, depending on research productivity. The area of specialization is open, but the Department has teaching needs in the areas of ancient philosophy, philosophy of science, and political theory. Applicants should provide evidence of effective teaching and demonstrate promise of excellent scholarship. Service to the Department and University is expected as well.
The Philosophy Department currently consists of seven full-time members. We offer a B.A. degree in philosophy. UMass Lowell is a public national research university with 17,000 students; it is ranked as a top-tier national university by U.S. News and World Report.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.
Initial review of applications will begin December 10, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
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