Pomona College, Philosophy

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Position ID:Pomona-Philosophy-AP [#25887]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Claremont, California 91711-4410, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Philosophy / Philosophy
Appl Deadline:2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/09/25, updated 2023/09/22, listed until 2023/11/01)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Pomona College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the Department of Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2024. AOS: Epistemology or Metaphysics. AOC: introductory logic, and otherwise open. We have an interest in candidates whose teaching interests make contact with issues of societal relevance, such as social epistemology or social metaphysics. We are looking for a candidate who can help us broaden the major and attract students from a variety of backgrounds, and welcome discussion of this in the teaching or mentoring statements. PhD prior to appointment strongly preferred. Teaching load is 2-2; class size is typically under 20 students. Applications should contain a cover letter, CV, graduate transcripts, at least three letters of recommendation, writing sample, evidence of teaching effectiveness (preferably from multiple courses), and three statements addressing your i) teaching ii) scholarship, including your future directions, and iii) demonstrated ability to mentor a diverse student body (Inclusive Excellence at Pomona)

Please upload electronic copies of all materials no later than November 1st. (Academic Jobs Online)

Pomona College is a highly selective liberal arts college. We seek to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty and are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We value candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and who are able to demonstrate a commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented students through their teaching, scholarship, or service. 

Pomona College, located 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, is a member of the Claremont Colleges, which also include Claremont McKenna, Scripps, Pitzer, Harvey Mudd, and the Claremont Graduate University. Collectively, the Claremont Colleges constitute an academic community of 6,000 students and more than 20 philosophers. In collaboration with the Claremont College Consortium, Pomona College offers a variety of professional development, mentorship, and networking opportunities for junior faculty.

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551 N College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711