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Eastern University offering full time philosophy position

St. Davids, PA

Eastern University, a Christian university of the arts and sciences, invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Philosophy, beginning the 2008-09 academic year. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience.

Specialty is open but competence in Ethics is desirable.  Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in philosophy by Sept. 2008.  They must have a record or demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and scholarly productivity, ability to work in a collegial manner within a diverse faculty, and a commitment to the academic and spiritual nurture of their students. Duties include teaching seven courses per year, advising students during scheduled office hours, and participation in faculty meetings and committees.  All Eastern faculty sign a faith statement and teach their subject matter from within a Christian worldview.

Eastern's Mission Statement and links to our Faith Statement and Community Standards can be found at: http://www.eastern.edu/welcome/missionstatement.shtml.

Review of applications begins in December and will continue until the position is filled.  Minority candidates and women are particularly encouraged to apply.  Initial interviews will be conducted at the APA Eastern Divisional Meeting in Baltimore (Dec. 27-30).  Applicants who expect to attend should indicate this in their application letter.  Selected applicants who cannot attend the meeting may be interviewed at other times or by telephone.

Additional information about Eastern University, this position, and benefits and can be found at:  http://www.eastern.edu/centers/hr/jobs/faculty/0768.shtml

Please send letter of application, CV, transcripts, teaching evaluations and three letters of reference to:

Eastern University
Office of Human Resources
Attn: Faculty Search #0768
1300 Eagle Rd.
St. Davids, PA 19087-3696

Eastern University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


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