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Position Summary:

Antioch College is seeking an adjunct professor to teach a Philosophy course in Environmental Ethics and Political Theory for the Fall 2022 Quarter (Aug 29-Nov 11).

This course examines the question of how we should treat the natural world as both individuals and citizens. In addition to examining various claims about our ethical obligations to the environment, this course will also look at how the various political systems address environmental problems and solutions. This course is intended to introduce students to a variety of ethical and political approaches to the environment and to aid them in developing their own viewpoints. Because environmental ethics is a part of applied ethics, students will research regional environmental issues and apply the theories they study to this issue.

Requirements for the position:

  • Philosophy PhD, or ABD toward a Philosophy PhD.
  • Prior experience is required, i.e., having taught introductory philosophy courses as instructor of record.

Salary is determined by credit hour. (For details contact smillen@antiochcollege.edu.)

Hours are Negotiable (4 class hours per week fit into Antioch’s slotted course time.)

This is a 4 Credit course, using 4 hours class time per week in allotted Antioch course times.

This course fulfills Antioch Course tags: Humanities, Sustainability.

About Antioch College…

Antioch College was founded as a new kind of American college, a place where students seek to “win victories for humanity” and engage in real-world problem solving in the classroom, campus and community, and through our renowned cooperative education program. Through participatory learning and work-based education, students develop and put their ideas into practice. Guided by talented teachers and mentors, students own their education through a robust Self-Designed Major program that encourages students to explore the transdisciplinary spaces within and between the humanities, sciences, arts, and social sciences.

Antioch College embraces diversity as a core value, and considers it fundamental to excellence in education. We are an educational community dedicated to the pursuit of social justice that intentionally and consistently supports diverse and inclusive practices. We seek candidates who can contribute to Antioch’s mission through curricular development and innovation that fosters social justice, cultural competencies and understanding of diversity.

Antioch College is located in the village of Yellow Springs, Ohio – a vibrant progressive community nestled between two nature preserves. Yellow Springs is located 55 miles from the fast-growing city of Columbus, Ohio, and 30 miles from the Dayton metro area.

How to apply:

To apply, please submit CV, a letter of interest and transcript to nwilburn@antiochcollege.edu.

Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the College offers employment, advancement opportunities and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications, and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender identity, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status.

To apply for this job email your details to apacheco@antiochcollege.edu