JOB – Asst. Prof., Univ. of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, USA

uwlogoAOS: Environmental Philosophy, Biomedical Ethics, Ethical Theory
AOC: Open
Application deadline: November 15, 2013

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Department of Philosophy, seeks tenure-track, Assistant Professor position beginning September 1, 2014.  We are particularly interested in people with the ability to teach Contemporary Ethical Theory, Bioethics or Environmental Ethics.


Courses to be taught include lower level courses such as Introduction to Philosophy, Ethics, and Elementary Logic, and junior-senior level courses related to candidate’s specialty and interests.  Opportunities to teach courses in interdisciplinary programs such as Environmental Studies, Social Justice, Women’s Studies, and African American Studies.  Twelve credit teaching load per semester of which three credits per semester may be assigned to research. Advising majors required.

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To Apply

  • All requirements for Ph.D. should be satisfied by September 1, 2014.
  • Vita, three current letters of reference, unofficial graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required on offer), writing sample, and evidence of both teaching effectiveness and potential for scholarly achievement
  • Submit all documents to Professor Laurence Carlin, Chair, Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI 54901. Phone: 920-424-1368; Fax 920-424-2286; email Electronic submission of application materials accepted.
  • May also mail applications to: Professor Laurence Carlin, Chair; Department of Philosophy; University of Wisconsin Oshkosh; Oshkosh, WI 54901.