JOB – Visiting Asst. Prof., Univ. of Wyoming, USA


AOS: Environmental Ethics, Metaphysics, Epistemology
AOC: Environmental Ethics, Applied Ethics

Location Laramie, Wyoming, United States
Start date: August 18, 2014

The Philosophy Department at the University of Wyoming, in Laramie, Wyoming, is looking to fill a one-year non-tenure track position for Fall 2014/Spring 2015.  The position would require two sophomore level courses of Natural Resource Ethics/Environmental Ethics in the fall and then a repeat of two sophomore level courses of Natural Resource Ethics/Environmental Ethics in the spring, plus one course in fall and two courses in the spring in  one or more of the following: metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mind, philosophy of language.

The candidate must have a proven ability to teach environmental ethics and/or natural resource ethics to environment and natural resource students as well as energy engineering students.  The ability to teach ethics to non-philosophy majors is crucial, as is the ability to work with science and engineering students.  The candidate must also be able to meet the needs of the department in areas related to metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of language, or philosophy of mind.

The salary is $50,000 with full benefits.

PHDs preferred but ABDs that are a really good fit will be considered.

Capus Aerials 9_30_08To Apply

Please send CV, with evidence of teaching and letters of reference to:

  • Susanna Goodin, Associate Professor, Chair
  • Department of Philosophy
  • University of Wyoming
  • Laramie, WY  82071

Application deadline: applications considered on an ongoing basis

To submit electronically (the preferred method), send to Susanna Goodin,

We will be accepting requests for interviews at the Pacific Division APA in San Diego. The cell phone number to use to contact the department chair to schedule an interview is (307) 399-8013.

For More Information Contact Susanna Goodin,