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Adjunct Instructor - Multiple Positions (UPDATED)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Adjunct Instructor - Multiple Positions (UPDATED)
Department Philosophy (0428)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

Please Note: Slight modifications have been made to the ‘Minimum Qualifications’ and the ‘Supplemental Questions’ section of this posting. As a result, the review date has been extended to 7/19/17.

As one of the nation’s premier centers for original philosophical research, the Philosophy Department is the academic home to a wonderfully dynamic and engaged community of students in daily interaction with a faculty of world-renowned philosophers.

We are seeking an Adjunct Instructor to teach a class in a subject matter or expertise, prepare syllabus, develop and grade exams, assign projects, coach students and more.

The University of Arizona has been recognized on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2015 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress! For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Teach a class in a subject matter of expertise
  • Prepare a syllabus
  • Develop and grade exams
  • Assign projects
  • Coach students
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree
Preferred Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy
Rank Instructor
Tenure Information Nontenure-Eligible (NTE)
FLSA Exempt
FTE .20
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 8
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Job Category Faculty
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F20284
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates
Open Date 11/16/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 07/19/2017
Special Instructions Summary
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with diverse perspectives and experiences, we encourage minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Master’s Degree or higher?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents