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Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Include cover letter, vita, descriptions of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, statement of current research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts. All documents should be uploaded in PittSource. Letters of recommendations will be required and uploaded by individual providing the reference.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Department 42204-Greensburg Hum-Philosophy
Working Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Position Title Faculty.Professor
Job Type Faculty
Position Number 7227227
Posting Summary

PHILOSOPHY: Visiting Assistant Professor to teach various undergraduate courses in philosophy for 2018-2019 academic year. This position is a one-year appointment. The candidate should be prepared to teach Introduction to Philosophical Problems, Business Ethics and upper division courses commensurate with the candidate’s areas of competence or specialization. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach non-Western philosophy, feminist philosophy, or philosophy of gender.

Pitt-Greensburg values candidates with a commitment to undergraduate education and experience in working with diverse groups.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have successfully completed a doctoral degree, with preference given to candidates with teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior teaching experience

Additional Applicant Instructions

Include cover letter, vita, descriptions of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, statement of current research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts. All documents should be uploaded in PittSource. Letters of recommendations will be required and uploaded by individual providing the reference.

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About the School/Department

The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, a four-year liberal arts college, offers 29 undergraduate degrees, 19 minors, and numerous pre-professional options as part of the highly-ranked University of Pittsburgh system. The University offers low tuition, incredible hands-on learning opportunities, and personalized education, with dedicated faculty.

Campus Greensburg
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Anticipated Starting Year 2018
Date Posted 11/22/2017
Open Until Filled No
Application Deadline (Close date) 01/15/2018
Posting Number F-000013-P
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a PhD in the requested field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other Document
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Teaching Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 3