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Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy

Simmons University
Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Jun 20, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Humanities, Philosophy
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy

Main Campus - Boston, MA

The Department of Humanities seeks qualified individuals to teach a fall semester course at Simmons University, PHIL 152: Philosophy through Literature and Film. This in-person course is currently scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 am to 12:20 pm. Adjunct faculty are also expected to hold office hours during the week for at least one hour; zoom appointments are acceptable.

Master's degree required; Ph.D. preferred.
Teaching experience is preferred.

Applications will be accepted continuously until a suitable candidate is identified. Ideally, the hiring will be finalized by August 15.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application (which should include teaching philosophy), CV, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please upload all documents to the Resume/CV section on the 'My Experience' page of your application.

Please contact Wanda Torres Gregory, Ph.D. ( if you have any questions.

Instructions to Applicants: Please upload all applicable application materials (e.g. resume/cv, cover letter, writing sample, teaching philosophy, etc.) in the Application Materials box on page 2 ("My Experience") of this application. Documents can be uploaded individually or as a combined document (e.g. PDF).

Simmons University is committed to inclusive excellence in all aspects of an individual's community experience. As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Simmons encourages applications from all under-represented groups. Simmons is committed to creating, developing, promoting, and enhancing inclusive hiring practices-at all levels, for all positions-ensuring diverse talent pools and the delivery of a consistent positive candidate experience. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.

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Located in Boston’s historic Fenway area, Simmons College is a small, private, non-sectarian College which has educated students for enriching careers and purposeful lives since 1899. Working at Simmons means joining a collaborative, diverse and mission-driven community of educators and professionals.

We prepare students to be leaders for themselves, their communities and the world. Our faculty and staff members lead by example - sharing a commitment to excellence and putting the students first.

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