About Salve Regina University:
Salve Regina University, ranked as one of the most transformative
colleges in the United States by Money Magazine, is a comprehensive
Catholic University located in the scenic coastal community of
Newport, Rhode Island. The University's commitment to academic
success and personal discovery extends beyond its historic campus
into a dynamic world where the application of higher thinking and
skill are most valued. Salve Regina offers bachelor's and master's
degree programs, graduate certificates, and doctoral programs in
humanities, international relations and nursing. Enrollment
includes more than 2,600 undergraduate and graduate students from
across the U.S. and around the world.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Department of Philosophy at Salve Regina University is seeking
qualified and highly motivated instructors to teach one or more of
its PHL-225: Quest for the Good Life courses in Fall 2022 and
Spring 2023. Course description below:
- PHL-225 Quest for the Good Life (3 Credits)
This course engages the philosophical and ethical literature
seeking answers to the question: What makes a life good? We shall
explore the roles of reason and faith in the search for the good
life and probe subjects such as: happiness, wisdom, justice, and
other virtues through study of the great works of philosophers,
such as Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, Aquinas, Kant, and Mill. In
their company, we will have the opportunity to examine our lives
and what makes for a life truly worth living.
Sections that currently need staffing meet on the following days
- Monday/Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
- Monday/Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
- Tuesday/Thursday: 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
- Tuesday/Thursday: 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
- A minimum of a Master's degree in Philosophy (Ph.D. or ABD
preferred); teaching experience preferred.
- Ability to teach in-person on the Newport campus on the days
and at the times listed above.
Salve Regina University strives to provide equal opportunity in
employment and education to all employees, students and applicants.
No employee, student or applicant shall be discriminated against or
harassed on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion,
disability, age, marital or parental status, military or veteran
status, genetic information or any other basis protected by
applicable federal or state law, in the administration of Salve
Regina's employment policies, education policies, admission
policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other
University administered programs. In accordance with Title IX, it
does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any of its educational
programs or activities. Salve Regina is also committed to making
its programs and campus accessible to its visitors and compliant
with all applicable non-discrimination laws.
Applicants must apply online for any open staff and faculty
positions by providing a cover-letter and resume. Pre-employment
background checks and reference checks are required of successful
candidates. Salve Regina University participates in E-verify.