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Assistant Professor, Modern Philosophy

Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies

College of Liberal Arts


The Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies at Towson University invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning fall, 2014.


Area of Specialty (AOS): Modern Philosophy, Area of Competency (AOC): One or more of the following - metaphysics, epistemology or philosophy of mind.

A Ph.D. in philosophy is required. ABD candidates may be considered if the doctorate is completed by June 2014. Applicants must possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarly productivity. Experience with usual non-teaching duties. Salary is competitive.

Towson University:
Towson University ( ) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.

Application Process:
Send letter of appilcation, C.V., a writing sample and three professional letters of recommendation postmarked by December 2, 2013 to:

Dr. Anne Ashbaugh

Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies

Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001

Upon submitting your Curriculum Vitae to indicate your interest in this position, please be sure to visit to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data

form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical purposes only and shall not be used to illegally discriminate for or against anyone.

Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.







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