St.  Catherine University

Full-Time, Temporary Philosophy Faculty

Jan 19, 2018
Apr 10, 2018
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities

The Liberal Arts and Science Department at St. Catherine University invites applications for a non-tenure track, full time, one-year position in Philosophy. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.

This faculty position will include full time teaching of general education philosophy coursework for associate degree students. Also, the faculty member will be responsible for effectively integrating the department's critical skills initiative such as reading, thinking, and writing as part of a disciplinary course and reporting on student progress regularly.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence in teaching and a commitment to university service. The selected candidate is expected to engage in service activities with colleagues, the department, school, campus, community and professional organizations.

Position Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a strong desire to teach Philosophy to diverse, adult student population pursuing certificate and associate degrees in healthcare and other professional programs. A minimum of a Master's degree or ABD in Philosophy is required. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching Ethics/Bioethics and critical skills such as reading, thinking and writing as part of a disciplinary course. Candidates should also have experience teaching in multiple formats (online/hybrid/face-to-face) and to diverse, adult population.

The department is comprised of diverse faculty members, reflecting our diverse student body. The Liberal Arts and Science department contributes to a wide array of Healthcare programs, including Radiography, OTA, PTA, and Nursing. Applicants should be prepared to work collaboratively to support students who are passionate about social justice and plan to use their training to lead and influence.

St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research and service.

Special/Other Requirements Summary To apply:
Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site at to electronically Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and a statement of teaching interests. Official transcripts and background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Cuc Kim Vu at Review of applications will begin February 16, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace Employer; Tobacco-Free Campuses

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