Apply Now: Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Philosophy at Claremont McKenna College

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Claremont McKenna College: Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Philosophy


The Department of Government at Claremont McKenna College seeks applications for a one-year visiting Assistant Professor position in normative political theory (political philosophy).

The position will begin on July 1, 2022 with a teaching load of five semester courses per year: two or three sections of an introductory course to political theory (depending on demand) and two or three freshman humanities seminars (depending on demand).

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand or expected before the start of academic year 2022-2023.

The department seeks applicants with demonstrated excellence in teaching. Given the College’s commitment to cultivating an inclusive educational environment, it seeks candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to teaching and mentoring students representing a range of socioeconomic backgrounds, political opinions, genders, races, ethnicities, nationalities, sexual orientations, and religions.


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand or expected before the start of academic year 2022-2023.

To Apply

To apply, please submit electronic copies of:

  1. a letter of application;
  2. a curriculum vitae;
  3. student evaluations of teaching or other evidence of teaching effectiveness;
  4. and names and contact information of three potential recommenders.

Application materials should be emailed to Anastasia Garcia (

The application deadline is March 15, 2022.



About the school:

Claremont McKenna College is a highly selective undergraduate institution ranked among the top liberal arts colleges nationally. CMC is a member of the Claremont Colleges, which also include Pomona, Scripps, Pitzer, Harvey Mudd, the Claremont Graduate University, and the Keck Graduate Institute. Collectively, the Claremont Colleges constitute an academic community of more than 6,000 students. Claremont is situated 35 miles east of Los Angeles.

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