JOB – Asst. Prof., Philosophy, Illinois State Univ.

Illinois State University, Normal, IL. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning August 16, 2013. Six courses/year (3/semester), undergraduate; usual non-teaching duties. AOS: Social and Political Philosophy. AOC one or more of the following: Environmental Ethics, Biomedical Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Global Justice, Feminist Philosophy. We are looking for a colleague who is committed to increasing the department’s role as a forum for the public engagement of social and political issues. Ph.D. required prior to appointment. Teaching experience required. Competitive salary. Possible summer work.

The department has significant interdisciplinary opportunities and general education commitments. The department encourages applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences who embrace and value the principles of diversity and inclusion. For more information, visit our website at

To ensure full consideration, send complete dossier with cover letter, vita, at least three letters of recommendation, one writing sample and evidence of teaching quality to arrive no later than November 9, 2012 to Electronic submissions only. Please state “Social and Political Philosophy” in subject line. Interviews will be arranged by the search committee and conducted via televideo conference.