The School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs (PPPA) at Washington State University is seeking to hire a 2-year Instructor in Philosophy with expertise in Professional and Practical Ethics (PPE), and ability to teach philosophy of mind and philosophy of language. The position begins January 1, 2017. The teaching load is 4/4.
Immediate need includes business ethics, computer/engineering ethics and professional skills, and ‘big data’ ethics, but other areas of applied ethics will also be considered. There is opportunity to contribute new offerings in PPE to our curriculum.
The successful applicant is also expected to mentor and advise students, e.g. in writing honors theses, planning career choices and graduate study, etc.
The School of Politics, Philosophy and Public Affairs is part of the College of Arts and Sciences. Washington State University is a land grant, comprehensive research institution with an enrollment of approximately 20,000 students on the Pullman campus. There are 11 colleges offering doctoral degrees in 42 disciplines, and Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in more areas of study. Branch campuses are located in urban communities across the state. The University is one of the largest residential universities in the West. Pullman provides a friendly, small-town living environment. For more information on Washington State University and PPPA, visit https://pppa.wsu.edu/.