The Department of Philosophy at Wichita State University invites applications for a tenure eligible position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in August of 2018. AOS: Contemporary Epistemology. AOC: Applied Ethics. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in contemporary epistemology and related areas, as well as in applied ethics. The department also has teaching needs in logic and critical thinking. Ph.D. in philosophy and successful teaching experience are required; teaching experience at an institution with a diverse student body is preferred. Salary: $51,000. Applicants must complete the on-line faculty profile at http://jobs.wichita.edu. To be considered complete, an application must include a covering letter, c.v., transcript, sample of writing, and three letters of recommendation. Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran. Offers of employment are contingent upon a successful criminal background check as required by Kansas Board of Regents policy. Deadline for application is December 15th, 2017.
To apply for this position, please complete the online application and have 3 confidential letters of recommendation sent to Dr. Jeffrey Hershfield, Chair via firstname.lastname@example.org