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Special Instructor of Philosophy

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

For full consideration apply by December 1, 2017. Submit cover letter, c.v., writing sample, research statement, evidence of teaching excellence, unofficial transcripts, diversity statement and the information for three references through Oakland University’s employment website: http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/12390

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Special Instructor of Philosophy
Requisition No. 0000360
Job Description Summary:

Oakland University, Rochester, MI. Special Instructor (initial three-year appointment, eligible for job security after a second reappointment) to begin Fall 2018. AOS: Logic. AOC: some of the following areas: inductive logic, decision theory, informal logic, cognitive science, philosophy of mind, history of logic, or philosophy of logic. Teaching load is 6 courses/year. Ph.D. in philosophy required by the time of appointment.

Candidates must demonstrate experience with, or a commitment to, diversity and inclusion.

Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral research institution located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University has 132 bachelor’s degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in philosophy required by the time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

For full consideration apply by December 1, 2017. Submit cover letter, c.v., writing sample, research statement, evidence of teaching excellence, unofficial transcripts, diversity statement and the information for three references through Oakland University’s employment website: http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/12390

Pay Basis Annually
Open Date 10/18/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Full-Time
EEO Statement:

Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts (unofficial)
  4. Writing Sample
  5. Teaching Statement
  6. Research Statement
  7. Diversity Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Sample Syllabus
  2. Teaching Evaluation
  3. Publication 1
  4. Publication 2
  5. Publication 3
  6. Presentation, Publication, or Written Work
  7. Writing Sample (2)