The Division of Behavioral, Social Work & Political Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in Philosophy. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, teaching advanced courses in the candidate?s area of expertise; conducting funded research and producing scholarly work; providing service to the department and the university; seeking and receiving external funding to promote department activities and research; providing mentoring and advertisement to students; providing committee services for the department and university.
Teach courses in philosophy, submit attendance reporting, mid-term grades, and final grades among other teaching duties.
Conduct research and produce scholarly work; Seek and receive external funding to promote department activities and research.
Provide mentoring to students, committee service for the department and university and perform other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
Doctorate degree in Philosophy
Two (2) years of related experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.
Admissions functions of higher education.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Two (2) years of teaching experience at college level.
Produce publications and research projects.
Cross-functional in teaching other subject areas.
Job Close Date:
Open until Filled
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution?s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution?s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Internal Number: R-029435
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