The Department of Philosophy at Princeton University may have occasional openings for lecturers to teach precepts for undergraduate courses during the 2020-2021 academic year. These courses may focus on areas such as ethics, logic and introductory philosophy. Serving in a preceptor capacity requires leading weekly discussions, attending course lectures, meeting with the course instructor(s), holding regular office hours, and grading student exams and papers. Appointment duty time will depend upon student enrollment, and positions may begin September 1, 2020 or January 16, 2021 depending on the needs of the department. Essential Qualifications:Advanced degree in Philosophy or related fieldPrior teaching experience at the college or university levelTo apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references.Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until any final decisions are made. Applicants may apply online at: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/15981These positions are subject to the University background check policy.
Internal Number: 122045979
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