Visiting Assistant Professor Haverford College

The Department of Philosophy at Haverford College seeks a visiting assistant professor for the academic year 2013-2014, with a second year contingent on successful candidate review. Women and members of underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. AOS: Open (except Ancient Philosophy); must be able to teach a historically oriented introduction to philosophy. Teaching load is 3/2 including intermediate and upper-division courses in candidate’s AOS. Preference given to candidates who demonstrate success at undergraduate teaching, including the ability to teach a diverse student body.

Candidates should submit application materials as a single pdf to . Materials should include cover letter, c. v., writing sample, and evidence of teaching excellence. Three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to Gail Heimberger, Search Coordinator, 370 Lancaster Avenue, Hall Bldg., Haverford PA 19041 (610-896-1076). Review of applications will begin on April 1.

Haverford College is a highly selective residential liberal arts college located in suburban Philadelphia, enrolling approximately 1200 undergraduates. Committed to superb teaching and research it offers small class sizes and competitive salary with excellent benefits. Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender identity or its expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, veteran status, age, or disability status. Haverford embraces its responsibility to reflect in its curriculum, classrooms, and communal composition genuine sensitivity to racial, ethnic, sexual, cultural, socioeconomic, and other forms of diversity. Haverford welcomes applications from candidates who share these values and who will foster their contribution to the College’s educational mission.