The New School for Social Research and Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts in New York City seek applicants for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor with the Department of Philosophy to begin Fall 2020.
We are searching for someone whose area of specialization is Social and Political Philosophy and whose areas of competence and teaching interests include at least some of the following: Philosophy of Race, Critical Race Theory, Non-Canonical and under-represented philosophical traditions, Environmental Philosophy, and Continental Political Philosophy. A successful candidate's research interests will support and build upon the traditional strengths of the NSSR Philosophy Department in the history of philosophy.
Information about The New School for Social Research, Eugene Lang College, and the Philosophy Department can be found at:
Benefits: Comprehensive University benefits package including health and retirement plans, tuition remission. Visit: http://www.newschool.edu/human-resources/benefits/
The New School is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all its activities and programs, including employment and promotion. The New School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, creed, sex or gender (including gender identity and expression), pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, religious practices, mental or physical disability, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, veteran status, marital or partnership status, or any other legally protected status.
The successful applicant must have a significant record of research excellence, as well as a demonstrated commitment to quality undergraduate and graduate teaching. Our teaching load is the equivalent of five courses per year which consists of four classroom courses, two undergraduate, two graduate, with the usual non-teaching duties; the fifth course is comprised of dissertation supervision. Salary competitive.
Deadline for applications is November 15, 2019.
The New School is committed to actively recruiting applications from a diverse pool. We encourage candidates from groups underrepresented in US higher education to apply.
Applicants apply on-line using the faculty application on The New School human resources website http://careers.newschool.edu. Using our online application system, candidates should submit a letter of interest, a current CV, the names of and contact information for five referees, evidence of teaching excellence, and a writing sample.
Candidates should also arrange for three of their referees to submit letters of reference by email attachment to the department secretary Despina Dontas (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The successful applicant must have a significant record of research excellence, as well as a demonstrated commitment to quality undergraduate and graduate teaching.
Internal Number: 18258
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