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Visiting Assistant Professor in Philosophy

The Philosophy Department of Thiel College invites applications for a full-time, non- tenure-track position for the spring 2020 semester at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor.

The teaching assignment is four courses per semester.  Candidates will teach a variety of courses, including Introduction to Philosophy and Ethics, and course in their areas of specialty as needed.  Candidates exhibiting a pedagogy that includes students of diverse backgrounds and interests and promotes such a curriculum are encouraged to apply.  Additional responsibilities include student advising and mentoring, departmental service, and college-wide governance. A Ph.D. in Philosophy, or related field or doctoral candidates with a defense date scheduled, and an appreciation of the liberal arts college tradition, are encouraged to apply. A dedicated passion for helping students reach their full potential in a supportive and inclusive learning environment is essential to this position. 

The electronic application includes: a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three professional references. 

To apply, please email application materials to: employment@thiel.edu (preferred method), or mail application materials to: Jennifer Clark, Director of Human Resources, Thiel College, 75 College Avenue, Greenville, PA  16125.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Thiel College is a teaching-focused institution.  It is committed to attracting a culturally and professionally diverse faculty and staff who engage our students by providing a rich and fulfilling curricular and co-curricular experience.