**This position is no longer available. Thank you for your interest in Rivier University!**

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PHILOSOPHY
(Full-time, 9 month contract)
2013-2014 Academic Year

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Rivier University invites outstanding teachers and scholars to apply for one tenure-line position in Philosophy.  The successful candidate will teach seven courses over the academic year and be responsible for developing and implementing new junior-level Philosophy courses for non-majors as part of Rivier’s innovative new Core Curriculum, “Journeys of Transformation.”  These courses will be developed under the rubric of “Ethics, Values, and Moral Choices.”  Because of the relationship of Religious Studies and Philosophy in the Core, the University is particularly interested in candidates with expertise in philosophy of religion and Catholic thought.


QUALIFICATIONS:

The ability and willingness to support the mission of the University, in all daily activities.  

The successful candidate will be able to articulate why he or she is particularly interested in teaching philosophy at a Roman Catholic University whose core mission is to “transform hearts and minds to serve the world.”  Ph.D. required.


APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals are invited to apply. Submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references to:  Office of Human Resources, RIVIER UNIVERSITY, 420 S. Main Street, Nashua, NH 03060-5086 or  jobs@rivier.edu  

No agencies please. EOE.

ABOUT RIVIER:

Rivier University has the advantage of a central New England location in a thriving small city less than 50 miles from metropolitan Boston.  With a student population of 2,300 undergraduate and graduate students, the University is recognized for academic excellence, a strong liberal arts program, and professional career preparation in various fields.

 

 

 

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