Posting Summary: The University Of Virginia Department Of Philosophy seeks applications to fill non-tenure track Instructional positions during the spring 2017 academic semester. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, ethical theory, political philosophy, the history of philosophy, aesthetics, philosophy of language and logic. Compensation will take the form of wages. A Ph.D. is preferred. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. Applications will be considered beginning September 28, 2016. The lecturer will teach in the undergraduate program with an anticipated load of 1-2 courses.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, and complete contact information for three professional references, evidence of teaching effectiveness (optional, attach to Other 1). Search on posting 0619533.
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Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.