CUNY Assistant Professor - Philosophy in Queens, New York
Assistant Professor - Philosophy
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FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of Philosophy at Queens College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the level of Assistant Professor in the field of Aesthetics and/or the Philosophy of Art/Music, to begin in Fall 2023. We seek candidates with a strong scholarly background who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching and identify with the mission of Queens College and the City University of New York.
The person appointed will teach (i) introductory and advanced courses in Aesthetics and/or Philosophy of Art, including courses co-listed with the School of the Arts, which includes the Aaron Copland School of Music; (ii) elective courses for Philosophy majors and minors; and (iii) general education courses offered by the Department. The teaching load for faculty is 3/3, reduced by 8 courses in the first five years. The Department will consider candidates with any area of teaching competence, but will give preference to those whose strengths complement rather than duplicate current offerings. The successful applicant is expected to maintain an active research agenda and to participate in the department’s advising and service responsibilities.
Ph.D. in Philosophy required by date of appointment
Area of Specialization: Aesthetics and/or Philosophy of Art/Music.
Area of Competence: Open.
Salary Range: $86,645 - 90,375
CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
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Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.
Open until filled with review begin/after 01/27/2023
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