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Part‑time Academic Posting: Department of Philosophy

Posted by Department of Philosophy on March 31, 2014 in Job Postings

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE March 31st, 2014
DEPARTMENT: Department of Philosophy
PAY RATE: As per CUPE Collective Agreement
TIMING: Fall 2014 - on-line delivery

Class number: Philosophy 2081
Class name: Ethics in the World of Business
Class time: on-line delivery
Previous class descriptions are available from

JOB SUMMARY: This is an on-line class and does not include classes on campus. The Part-Time Academic’s duties involve full responsibility for the class including but not limited to: lecture to students on-line, be available to students two hours per week outside of class times for student consultation, develop course outlines, prepare and grade assignments, tests and exams.

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: Ph.D. or ABD (Philosophy) and teaching or research experience are required to be considered for the job. The teaching or research experiences will be assessed with respect to their quality and to how closely they relate to the subject matter of the course. Evidence of teaching effectiveness is required. Research experience shall include at least one of the following: graduate classes taken in the subject matter of the course, graduate theses written in the subject matter of the course, publications or presentations on topics falling within the subject matter of the course.

Please apply in writing by the application deadline. Your application shall include an up-to-date c.v. and supporting evidence, e.g. course evaluations, graduate transcripts and course descriptions, information on any courses you have taught in philosophy, sample of publications in the area, etc. Please apply to:

Duncan MacIntosh, Chair
Department of Philosophy
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
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Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.