Villanova University — Catherine of Siena Teaching Fellow in Ethics

The Ethics Program of Villanova University seeks candidates for two Catherine of Siena Fellowships. Responsibilities include a 3/3 teaching load with the core ethics course as the primary course, research, plus committee work for the program. A Ph.D. is preferred. The position is for one year, renewable up to 4 years. Candidates should have either expertise in Christian ethics, with competency to teach Western philosophical ethics, or expertise in Western philosophical ethics, with competency to teach Christian ethics. A person with competency in voices that are traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized in the Western canon is desirable.

Application documents should include a cover letter indicating competencies noted above, C.V., unofficial graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence, and two letters of recommendation. All documents can be submitted electronically. To apply, visit

Villanova is a Roman Catholic University sponsored by the Augustinian Order. An AA/EEO employer, Villanova seeks a diverse faculty committed to scholarship, service, and especially teaching, who understand, respect, and can contribute to the mission and values of the university.

Application deadline is October 27, 2017. All preliminary interviews will be completed via Skype. For more details visit or contact Dr. Mark Doorley at