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Catherine of Siena Teaching Fellow

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Posting Number: 2017414F
Position Title: Catherine of Siena Teaching Fellow
Position Type: Faculty
Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants
Work Schedule: FT/9 Month
Department: 171-Ethics
Position Summary:

The Catherine of Siena Teaching Fellowship in the Ethics Program of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences involves a 3/3 teaching load, primarily of ETH 2050 The Good Life: Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems, as well as scholarship and service expectations.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Teaching 3/3 load, primarily of ETH 2050 The Good Life: Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems
2. Service in the Ethics Program and College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, as appropriate
3. Meaningful progress in scholarship

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Ph.D. in Philosophy or Theology/Religious Studies, with an expertise in ethics, and a competence in Christian ethics, OR an expertise in Christian ethics, with a competence in philosophical ethics

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Competence with marginalized voices from the tradition(s) of ethical reflection, either philosophical or theological

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:


Special Message to Applicants:
Posting Date: 08/31/2017
Closing Date (12am ET): 10/31/2017
Salary Posting Information:

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Salary Band:
Job Classification: Faculty

References Needed

References Needed

Minimum Number of References Needed 2
Maximum Number of References Needed 2

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Documents needed to complete your application:

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  2. Letters of Reference
  3. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
  6. Transcripts
  7. Statement of Contribution to Mission
Optional Documents
  1. Writing Sample/Publications
  2. Statement of Research Interests
  3. Other Document
  4. Other Document (2)