Current Positions Open: 1
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Georgia Southern University has a visiting assistant professor of Philosophy position open for which we seek to make a hire for the 2019-2020 academic year. The home campus for this position will be the Statesboro campus, but assignments may require travel to the other campuses.
Desired area of specialization: Critical Thinking.
Desired area of competence: History of Philosophy.
Georgia Southern, visiting assistant professors normally teach fifteen credit
hours per semester, hold regular office hours, and participate in departmental
meetings and activities. Collegiality is essential. All visiting positions are
non-tenure track, academic year (9/10 month) appointments. Appointments are for
one year only, although there is the possibility of reappointment should
funding permit and based upon satisfactory performance. The second year would
be a terminal year, without exceptions.
- Earned Ph.D. in Philosophy, or a closely related field, by August 1, 2019
- Experience teaching Critical Thinking and Ethics
- Experience teaching Introduction to Philosophy face-to-face and online
- Engagement with institutional student success initiatives
- Commitment to engaging with best practice initiatives in instruction and pedagogy and mentoring
- Must be authorized to work in the United States for the duration of employment without assistance from the institution
of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
The position starting date is August 1, 2019. A complete application consists
of a letter addressing the qualifications cited above and a curriculum vitae.
and nominations should be sent to:
Dr. Karin Fry
Georgia Southern University
Georgia is an open records state. Georgia Southern is an AA/EO institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA to participate in the search process should contact the Vice Provost.
Last updated: 7/24/2019