Carleton College — Assistant Professor of Philosophy

AOS: Ancient Philosophy

AOC: Open, although the department will favor candidates who can offer courses in Non-Western or Continental Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy at Carleton College invites applications for a tenure-track position beginning September 1, 2019, at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher with a strong research program and a genuine commitment to the liberal arts. We are particularly interested in candidates who will help us attract and retain students from groups that have been historically underrepresented in Philosophy. PhD or its imminent completion is required.

Carleton is a highly selective liberal arts college with a student body of 1,900 located forty-five miles south of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Our academic year consists of three ten-week terms. The successful candidate will teach five courses of their own design.

To apply: please visit the Carleton College Web site at and complete the online application, including a letter of application, c.v., two sample syllabi, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, graduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable), a writing sample and three letters of recommendation by November 2nd.

Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or age in providing employment or access to its educational facilities and activities. We are committed to developing our faculty to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Women and members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.