California State University, Fresno, Dept of Philosophy, Assistant Professor

Oct 27, 2015 Nov 27, 2015

California State University-Fresno assistant professor position in philosophy
Asst. Prof., tenure-track, beginning Fall semester, 2016. Eight courses per year (4 per semester; typically 2-3 preps per semester), undergraduate level. Course load reduced to six for the first two years. Usual nonteaching duties. AOS: Law and Philosophy; AOC: Open; the department has teaching needs in critical thinking, peace and conflict studies, social and political philosophy, and professional ethics. The successful candidate will teach and mentor students in our pre-law option, whose upper division courses currently include: Philosophy of Law, Fieldwork in Philosophy and Law, and Ethics of Criminal Justice.

An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Philosophy is required by the time of appointment. Candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching and a commitment to scholarly activity. The successful candidate must have the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds. California State University, Fresno is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Required for full consideration: (a) cover letter; (b) curriculum vitae; (c) teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching excellence). Additional information may be requested. Candidates selected for on-campus interviews will be required to submit 1) official transcripts, and 2) three letters of reference. Apply online at For fullest consideration, materials should be on file by November 25th, 2015. We will not be conducting interviews at the APA.

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