Temporary faculty member in Philosophy (AOS: open, AOC: open). Our primary need is teaching introductory-level and general education courses (Introduction to Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Ethics, Logic, Social/political philosophy, etc.). An upper-level seminar in AOS is possible. Philosophy is part of a multidisciplinary department of Communication, Design, and Culture. Majors follow an integrated curriculum combining Communication Studies, Graphic Design, Art History, and Philosophy. Number of sections/courses available is dependent upon budgetary and staffing conditions.
California University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for inclusion in a temporary faculty resume file to be in effect from Fall 2017 through Spring 2018.
California University of Pennsylvania, a comprehensive regional institution of higher education and a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, is a diverse caring and scholarly learning community dedicated to excellence in teacher preparation, liberal arts, science and technology, and professional studies that is devoted to building character and careers broadly defined. The University enrolls more than 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs taught by over 300 full-time faculty.
The successful applicant must be capable of and committed to teaching, community service and outreach, and to scholarship. Successful applicant will also have experience working with diverse populations. Additional responsibilities may include involvement with departmental committees. Also, in accordance with the terms of the collective bargaining agreement between the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and APSCUF, the successful applicant might be assigned to perform work at off-campus sites, in the evening/weekend college and/or provide instruction through distance education.
Required Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Ph.D. in Philosophy strongly preferred. Teac