Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point

Position Description: UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN – STEVENS POINT, WI

Lecturer, beginning August of 2016. AOS: 19th & 20th Century Philosophy. AOC: Open. The Philosophy Department currently has teaching needs in continental philosophy and in applied ethics (including but not limited to business ethics, information ethics, and ethics of technology). Ability to teach Introduction to Philosophy courses is required. Twelve credit hours per semester. Ph.D. expected prior to start of appointment. Candidates should send a letter of application, CV, graduate transcripts, three confidential letters of recommendation (at least one of which should address teaching potential), a statement on pedagogy, and evidence of teaching excellence (such as peer and student evaluations, if available, and sample syllabi). To ensure full consideration, complete application materials must be received by May 15, 2016. Interviews of shortlisted candidates will be carried out using Skype shortly thereafter. All submissions must be made electronically at http://www.uwsp.edu/hr/jobs/Pages/default.aspx. AA/EOE. The University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Established in 1894, UWSP as part of the University of Wisconsin System is a leading four-year comprehensive institution located in scenic Central Wisconsin. Approximately 9,300 students are enrolled with a student faculty ratio of 20:1 in the classroom. The Department of Philosophy at UWSP offers courses for students who major in Philosophy, Environmental Ethics, or Religious Studies, and contributes to the General Education Program of the University.

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