Part-Time Lecturer - Department of Philosophy (Pool)

University of Louisville School of Medicine

United States

November 10, 2021


Type: Adjunct/Part-Time Posted: 10/08/2021

Job ID: 42206

Location: Philosophy

Position Description

The Philosophy Department seeks part-time lecturers for courses at various levels across the curriculum, principally introductory courses and courses in applied ethics, logic, and critical thinking.

Both distance ed and in-person courses available. Instructor must use Blackboard to post syllabi and other required materials. Instructor will be responsible for selection of specific topics, readings, and assignments, ordering textbooks as needed, preparing, and delivering instructional content. Instructor must provide students with developmentally meaningful feedback in a timely manner, submit grades within university deadlines, and communicate with both students and academic program director in a timely manner as needed. Further, candidates should be prepared to meet the department's commitment to integrate the contributions of nonwhite and non-male philosophers, and non- Eurocentric philosophical traditions, into every course.

Please submit CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, sample syllabi, and evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Starting pay rate based on highest degree attained and experience, ranging from $3037 to $3702 per 3-credit course. Potential for promotion & concomitant raises in future.


MA in Philosophy or cognate discipline (PhD preferred). At least one year of teaching experience (as TA or independent instructor) required; experience as independent instructor strongly preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Louisville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Employment team at or 502.852.6258.


To apply for this position, follow the "Online App. Form" link below and then click on the "Apply Now". You must answer all required fields and submit your application by clicking the "Submit" button. Detailed instructions are available at in the "My Career Tools" section. Vacancies are routinely removed from the jobs portal around 7:00PM on the deadline date. If the posting description requested that you follow up and mail or email other documents, your application will not be considered complete until those have been received by the department.


Only ONE attachment can be uploaded per application. If you wish to include a cover letter or other documents, please combine them as one document with your resume/cv, save the document with a simple short title that contains only letters, spaces, or numbers, and then upload.

Computers are available for application submission at the Human Resources Department located at 1980 Arthur Street - Louisville, Kentucky 40208.

If you require assistance or accommodation with our online application process, you may schedule an appointment at (502) 852-6258 with Employment Services at the Human Resources office located at 1980 Arthur Street, Louisville, KY 40208.

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