The Claremont Colleges — Assistant Professor of African/a Philosophy

The Intercollegiate Department of Africana Studies at the Claremont Colleges invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in African/a philosophy. We seek a scholar who will contribute to the department’s mission of examining through various academic disciplines, the experiences of people of African heritage worldwide. The successful candidate should, by the beginning of Fall 2018, hold a Ph.D. in Africana studies, philosophy, or related fields. The successful candidate should demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate liberal arts teaching and show evidence of a productive program of scholarly research. The candidate is expected to work collaboratively in an intercollegiate setting. The teaching load for this position is 4 courses annually and will include courses in African/a philosophy and core courses in the major (e.g., Introduction to Africana Studies, Research Methods in Africana Studies, and/or Senior Seminar). The college affiliation for this position is with Claremont McKenna College.

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