Chair, Department of Philosophy, Saint Louis University

Department of Philosophy
Job Ad: Department Chair Search
Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for the Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the level of full or associate professor. The department offers a bachelor’s degree, as well as a master’s and doctoral program; it also has significant teaching obligations in the Core Curriculum of the College of Arts and Sciences, the largest academic unit of the University. There are 18 tenure-line faculty, including three endowed chairs, and 45 graduate students. The position begins Fall 2017. Ph.D. required; administrative experience preferred, but not required. Course load negotiable. Record of research and publication required. AOS: open. Qualified candidates must have knowledge of and commitment to Catholic, Jesuit ideals and educational goals. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. A complete dossier will contain a letter of application, CV, names and contact information for 5 references, and samples of publication. Interested candidates must apply online at Please direct all inquiries to Dr. Toby R. Benis, Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy, Saint Louis University, 3800 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108, or to . Review of applications will begin November 1 and continue until position is filled. The University is committed to creating an inclusive and pluralistic workplace reflective of the diverse, vibrant St. Louis region. Saint Louis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.