The Department of Philosophy at the University of Iowa is searching for a one-year, 62.5% time Visiting Assistant Professor, with the possibility of renewal for an additional two years. The position will involve teaching the equivalent of two courses per semester – three 50 minute discussion sections and a freestanding course to be determined in consultation with the department. Summer teaching is also possible. The successful candidate will also be expected to have an active research program and to interact closely with UI Philosophy faculty and graduate students. This position includes full University benefits.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.