University of West Georgia (UWG), Lecturer, philosophy

Sep 16, 2021 Oct 16, 2021

Position: Lecturer, Full-Time
Location: University of West Georgia (UWG), Carrollton, Georgia, USA
Start date: January 2022

About Us
Welcome to one of the most dynamic universities in the nation. Since 1906, UWG has been home to those who are eager to take their own path,
learn, and grow. With more than 13,400 students and 85+ programs, we've come a long way since then. Today, we're a regional powerhouse with locations in
Carrollton, Douglasville, and Newnan, Georgia, making a difference in the lives of our students, our neighbors, and the world.
The one thing that's never changed: Amazing things happen when you Go West.

Becoming UWG. Becoming is about what we grow to be. UWG is positioning for Success in the 21st Century, introducing Strategic Priorities to help shape a
comprehensive blueprint for our university. Relevance, Competitiveness and Placemaking serve as the pillars for the future of the institution.
Learn more at website

UWG Commitment Statement: Dedicating ourselves to the curation of a first-choice university . The University of West Georgia Philosophy Program ( is a strong team-oriented program and we value inclusiveness.
We welcome applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. We encourage submission of applications from members of traditionally underrepresented
groups in philosophy.

Job Summary The Philosophy Lecture position has a 4/4 teaching load on a semester calendar, with minimal service and research expectations. Teaching is primarily in our
Philosophy Core Curriculum (especially Introduction to Philosophy and Critical Thinking); the Lecturer may periodically be asked to teach upper-level courses, including
Professional Ethics, as needed. Promotion to Senior lecturer may be awarded with a proven teaching, service and professional activity/achievement record.
The Philosophy Lecturer Position may be renewable annually based on satisfactory performance evaluation.

Required Qualifications
Ph.D. at time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications
Area of specialization and area of competence open. Teaching competence in professional ethics preferred.

Proposed Salary
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How to apply
Submit curriculum vitae, cover letter, and sample syllabus for Introduction to Philosophy. All application materials must be submitted through
University of West Georgia Human Resources website:


Please be sure to include contact information for reference list: names, email addresses, and phone numbers.
Deadline for submission of applications: October 15, 2021, 11:59pm EST

Contact: Dr. Robert Lane, email

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