Hampshire College, Visiting Assistant Professor Philosophy/Political Theory

May 28, 2015 Jul 03, 2015

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy/Political Theory

Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, invites applications for a two-year full-time position in philosophy/political theory beginning Fall 2015.

Hampshire College emphasizes a student-centered academic program, with extensive independent and community-engaged learning opportunities, collaborative interdisciplinary work and intensive student/faculty interaction. We welcome applicants with innovative approaches in their research and teaching. Area of specialization is open, but areas of competence should emphasize at least two of the following: history of political philosophy, critical philosophy of race, feminist legal/critical race theory. This is an interdisciplinary position. Position involves a 2/2 course load with extensive advising and mentoring of undergraduates. Position would be located in the School of Critical Social Inquiry. A Ph.D. in Philosophy or Politics at the time of appointment is preferred.

Position begins July 1, 2015 with review of resumes beginning May 18, 2015. Hampshire College is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community. We strongly encourage those from diverse backgrounds to apply, including, but not limited to, women, people of color, and LGBT candidates. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit program. Applicants should submit a letter describing teaching and scholarly interests, curriculum vita, sample syllabi, and three letters of reference to Hampshire

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity in education and employment.

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