Apply Now: Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University

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Apply Now: Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Tulane University


The Tulane Philosophy Department invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor to start fall 2021. Teaching responsibilities will include “Ethics, Social and Political Ethics” (a political philosophy course), “Elementary Logic” and perhaps “Philosophy of Religion”. The teaching load is a 3-3; all courses are at the undergraduate level.

The candidate is expected to have a PhD in Philosophy and to specialize in some area of ethics or political philosophy. Those who have had full responsibility for a course or courses in an appropriate area will be given strong preference.

The application deadline is April 5, 2021.

Application Instructions:

All application materials must be submitted through Interfolio at Required materials include:

  1. A cover letter describing qualifications and interest;
  2. a current curriculum vita;
  3. a writing sample (35pp. or less);
  4. three letters of recommendation;
  5. and evidence of teaching effectiveness, including course evaluations.

Questions may be directed to Bruce Brower, Chair of the Philosophy Department at

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The application deadline is April 5, 2021. 



From Tulane University:

Tulane University has become one of the most respected educational and research institutions in the country. Tulane is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, a select group of the 62 leading research universities in the United States and Canada with “preeminent programs of graduate and professional education and scholarly research.” Tulane also is ranked by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a university with “very high research activity.” Of more than 4,300 higher educational institutions rated by the foundation, Tulane remains in a prestigious category that includes only two percent of universities nationwide.

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