The Department of Philosophy and Religion is searching for an Assistant Professor of Philosophy with a specialization in ethics, social and political philosophy, or philosophy of law. Other areas of competence are open. This is a 10-month, tenure-track position. The candidate must be a productive scholar and an engaging teacher. We are particularly interested in candidates with interdisciplinary interests that will enable us to explore new courses and curricular initiatives in cooperation with other campus programs such as law, criminal justice, political science, public policy, and possibly other fields. The teaching load for this position is 2-2. Salary and benefits are competitive.
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