Philosophy - Lecturer or Assistant Profesoor

Mount Allison University

Location: New Brunswick
Date posted: 2013-02-22

The Department of Philosophy at Mount Allison University invites applications for a 9 month full-time sabbatical replacement position, subject to budgetary approval. Candidates should have a PhD in Philosophy or one nearing completion, and have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and a deep interest in the history of philosophy. Courses to be taught are: a first year introductory course in philosophy called "Reason, Will, and World" (see for description ); an introductory course in Logic; a two-course sequence in the History of Analytic Philosophy; and a fourth year seminar in Philosophy of Mind.

The appointment will be made at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor and will commence August 1, 2013 and end April 30, 2014. Submissions must include a letter of application with curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of reference, teaching dossier and a sample of writing. Electronic applications are strongly encouraged and should be sent to Paper submissions should be sent to:

Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Philosophy
Mount Allison University
63D York Street
Sackville, NB E4L 1G9
Phone: 506-364-2556
Fax: 506-364-2645

Consideration of applications will begin March 20, 2013 and will continue until an appointment is made.

Mount Allison University has earned a national reputation for its excellent undergraduate programs. The university welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified women and men, including aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Canadian and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.


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