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Temporary, Part-time Philosophy Instructors (unsolicited)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

A complete application includes all of the following: the faculty application form, cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts showing all degrees conferred, and at least two current letters of reference. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please do not link your application to the position until you have uploaded all of the required documents. After the application process has been completed and you receive a confirmation number, you cannot change the materials submitted or upload any new additional materials. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. Materials are reviewed when an instructor is needed.

Faculty Posting Details

Position Information

Requisition Number P00480
Department Philosophy
Working Title Temporary, Part-time Philosophy Instructors (unsolicited)
Classification Instructor - 24900

Position Summary Information

Nature of position Temporary, part-time

Posting Detail Information

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Department of Philosophy occasionally needs temporary, part-time instructors to fill in for faculty on sabbaticals or leaves. In the past, typical assignments for temporary, part-time instructors have included introductory philosophy and logic courses. Some teaching of advanced courses commensurate with qualifications is possible.

The department offers a B.A. in Philosophy and offers courses in the history of philosophy, philosophy of science, philosophy of art and aesthetics, philosophy in film, political and social philosophy and a variety of other advanced topics in philosophy.

Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. Materials will be reviewed when an instructor is needed.

In addition to teaching, there is an expectation for scholarship and service commensurate with the assignment.

Required Qualifications

Master’s in Philosophy or related field. Prior college-level philosophy teaching experience. Evidence of ability to successfully teach students of diverse populations. Successful interview, teaching demonstration and three successful background checks: Criminal Background Check (Act 34; Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); and FBI Federal Criminal History-Fingerprinting (Act 114).

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Special Instructions to Applicants

A complete application includes all of the following: the faculty application form, cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts showing all degrees conferred, and at least two current letters of reference. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please do not link your application to the position until you have uploaded all of the required documents. After the application process has been completed and you receive a confirmation number, you cannot change the materials submitted or upload any new additional materials.

Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. Materials are reviewed when an instructor is needed.

Quicklink for Posting/Requisition http://jobs.millersville.edu/postings/1659

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcripts 1
  4. Reference Letter 1
  5. Reference Letter 2
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts 2
  2. Unofficial Transcripts 3
  3. DD 214
  4. Other Document 1
  5. Other Document 2
  6. Reference Letter 3

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