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Assistant/Associate Professor in Philosophy

Tenure Track

Department of History and Philosophy
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Department of History and Philosophy at Virginia State University seeks qualified applicants for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor, Tenure-Track with appointment beginning in  Fall 2018 to teach Philosophy.

 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Teach up to 12 semester hours of undergraduate Philosophy and in area of specialization. Non-teaching responsibilities include serving on departmental, school and university committees, recruiting and advising students, research, and other duties assigned by the Department Chairperson.

 REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Ph. D. in Philosophy, a strong and appropriate record of college teaching, student advising, research, scholarship and service/outreach. Ability to teach courses in Ethics. (ABD may apply but must have Ph.D. in hand before appointment.)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: The ability to teach Logic will be an added advantage.  

 HOW TO APPLY:    Virginia State University only accept state applications through the online state Recruitment Management System (RMS).  Faxed, e-mailed, and mailed applications and/or attachments will not be accepted.  Resumes are not a substitute for the state application.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Interested persons must provide names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three (3) professional references and transcripts.  Official college transcripts will be required prior to employment (copies are permitted as a part of the application process).  Visit https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com to complete an online state application. 

 The selected candidate will be subject to an extensive and complete background check, which may include fingerprinting.  The candidate may be required to complete a Statement of Economic Interest as a condition of employment, if applicable. 

 

VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.  WOMEN, MINORITIES, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AND VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

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