Monday, November 19, 2007
Philosophy position (Catholic)
BENEDICTINE COLLEGE, Atchison, KS. Philosophy: Asst. Prof., full-time, tenure-track, beginning Fall 2008. Ph.D. required. We are looking for a person with expertise in the philosophy of nature. (Select “Opening” at http://campus.benedictine.edu/phil/ for more information.) Prior teaching experience in this area is strongly preferred. Candidates are also expected to teach courses in logic and ethics. Some undergraduate thesis supervision. Applicants must be supportive of the mission of a Catholic college, as outlined in Ex corde ecclesiae; demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the Catholic philosophical tradition; and be dedicated to high quality liberal arts teaching at a residential college. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. In the letter of application, candidates should speak to their familiarity with the philosophy of nature and discuss its place in an undergraduate curriculum. Send a current CV, three letters of recommendation, and a letter of application to Dr. Jean Rioux, Chair, Philosophy Department, Benedictine College, Atchison, KS 66002-1499. Additional application materials may be requested.