JOB – University Of North Florida, Assistant Professor

AOS: Ethical Theory; AOC: Environmental or Engineering Ethics

Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning fall semester, 2012. The successful candidate will actively engage in research and be expected to participate in the department’s M.A. program in Practical Philosophy and Applied Ethics. She or he will have the opportunity to participate in UNF’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Center for Ethics, Public Policy, and the Professions. Ph.D. required by time of appointment. The department is a pluralistic department emphasizing diverse approaches to teaching and research. A strong commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching is required as demonstrated by previous successful teaching experience; a portion of the teaching load will be lower division introductory philosophy courses that meet general education requirements. A willingness to contribute to the department’s service mission is required. Usual non-teaching duties. The equivalent of 6 courses/year (3/semester), undergraduate/graduate. We encourage applications from women and minorities.

Applicants should send a complete dossier, including a letter of application, C.V., at least three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, a writing sample up to 25 pages, and evidence of successful teaching experience to:

  • Philosophy Search 1
  • Department of Philosophy
  • University of North Florida
  • Jacksonville, FL 32224-7699

Deadline for initial consideration of applications is November 4, 2011. The position remains open until filled. NOTE: to be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application form at, in addition to submitting by mail all required documents. Applicants who do not complete the online application form will not be considered for this position. UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution