Boston University, Department of Philosophy

Position ID:BU-Philosophy-VASTP [#21299]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Philosophy / Ethics, Value Theory
Appl Deadline:2022/04/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/02/28, finished 2022/07/05, listed until 2022/08/28)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Philosophy at Boston University invites applications for a one-year non-renewable Visiting Assistant Professor position starting July 1, 2022. AOS: Value Theory (Ethics, Medical Ethics, Politics and Philosophy, Sex and Gender); we also have teaching needs in Modern Philosophy and Existentialism. The Department of Philosophy believes that the cultural, social, and philosophical diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that end, we seek a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring that BU is inclusive and equitable and a place where diverse constituents can thrive. Successful candidates will be outstanding teachers committed to active philosophical engagement with students. Teaching experience and Ph.D. prior to appointment are expected. Teaching load 2/2; semester-system. Please send cover letter and complete dossier (including writing sample, three letters of recommendation, c.v. and teaching dossier) to To be assured of full consideration, the completed application should be received by April 1, 2022. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Boston University
Department of Philosophy
745 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02215