Adjunct faculty/ Philosophy
Category: Adjunct Positions
Locations: Louisville, KY
Posted: Jul 20, 2021
Closes: Open Until Filled
Type: Part-time Exempt
Position ID: 133896
About Bellarmine University:
Bellarmine University is a dynamic, growing university with a strong liberal
arts focus in the Catholic higher education tradition and a bold vision for
the future. Bellarmine has undergraduate and graduate enrollment of nearly
3,500 students and continues to add new academic programs while maintaining
small class sizes and personal attention to students. Bellarmine is listed in
The Princeton Review 's Best 385 Colleges, is one of the top 20 Southern
regional universities in U.S. News and World Report 's 2019 college rankings
and is a top university in Forbes ' list of America's best colleges. In a
survey by The Princeton Review , students praised Bellarmine as a place that
is "welcoming to every single person and makes an effort to include everyone."
Bellarmine students, faculty and staff engage in more than 25,000 cumulative
hours of service each year, in Louisville and around the nation and world.
Beginning in Fall 2020, Bellarmine's 22 athletic teams will compete in NCAA
Division I, through an invitation from the ASUN Conference.
Bellarmine is located on a scenic 145-acre campus in the Highlands
neighborhood and 46+ acres off-campus in Louisville, KY, which Forbes
recently recognized as a "Top 15 City" for affordable living and National
Geographic calls one of the "Best Small Cities in the U.S." Louisville is
within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Bellarmine is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer and
encourages applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply.
Bellarmine is committed to core values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Bellarmine will demonstrate a fully realized and lived commitment to equity
and inclusion, empowering all members of its increasingly diverse community
and supporting them to achieve their full potential.
The department of Philosophy at Bellarmine University is seeking a part-time
instructor to teach Phil 101: Introduction to Philosophy during the fall 2021
semester (August 19th-December 9th). Applicants should have prior
university-level Philosophy teaching experience.
The adjunct faculty member will:
Teach at least one course at the 101 level (Introductory Philosophy) to meet
learning outcomes and promote students' active participation in their own
learning: preparing assignments, assigning and reviewing homework, preparing
and proctoring exams.
Sections available include one section of Intro at MWF 12-12:50 PM and T/TH at
Hold office hours, at least a minimum of 2 hrs a week, and meet students by
appointment as needed.
Ph.D. in philosophy or closely related field
prior teaching experience
Bellarmine University is committed to core values of diversity, equity and
inclusion and embraces diversity in our workforce among members of faculty,
staff and administration. We remain committed to affirmative actions,
policies, procedures and attitudes necessary to continue to build and retain a
diverse and equitable workforce. We will demonstrate a fully realized and
lived commitment to equity and inclusion, empowering all members of our
increasingly diverse community and supporting them to achieve their full
potential. As part of Bellarmine's commitment to diversity, equity and
inclusion, we will seek to ensure that all aspects of employment, including
recruitment, selection, job assignment, training, compensation, benefits,
discipline, promotion, layoff and termination processes remain free of
discrimination based upon race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age,
creed, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information,
disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Adjuncts interested in applying for this position will need to submit a letter
of interest, CV, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three
URL: www. bellarmine.edu/arts-and-sciences/undergraduate/philosophy/