Descriptive Title: Assistant/Associate Professor (2 Positions)
Budget Title: same as above
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook Medicine is Suffolk County’s only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.
Required Qualifications: PhD in Philosophy. Area of specialization: either Classical Phenomenology or Continental Philosophy. Languages relevant to specialization. Research/publication potential. Evidence of teaching experience.
Area Of Specialization: Classical Phenomenology; Area Of Competency: competence especially in one or more of these areas: embodied cognition; phenomenology and psychology/psychiatry; feminism; environmental philosophy; and other interdisciplinary directions.
Area Of Specialization: Continental Philosophy; Area Of Competency: French feminism; Nietzsche; political and social thought of a continental cast.
Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of teaching ability in areas other than AOS.
Responsibilities & Requirements: The Assistant/Associate Professor will be responsible for:
- Undergraduate and Graduate teaching, 4 courses per year (2 per semester).
- Dissertation and Thesis supervision.
- Standard non-teaching duties.
- Research leading up to publication.
Special Notes: These are tenure track positions. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated start date: Fall 2014, 2015
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit complete dossier (application letter, CV, a sample of academic writing, an outline of current and future research interests, graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, and evidence of teaching effectiveness) to:
Philosophy Search Committee
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY