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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Assistant professorship (tenure-track) in medieval philosophy (AOC: logic), USA

Contact: forestm@canisius.edu

Canisius College, Buffalo NY (U.S.A.)

Asst. Prof., tenure-track, undergraduate teaching, beginning Fall 2011, salary competitive. 
AOS: Medieval Philosophy with concentration in Thomistic thought. AOC: open but needs in Ethics and
topical issues in applied ethics; History of Philosophy; Logic; Introduction to Philosophy and 
courses in the Core Curriculum. 
Ph.D. by Fall 2011 preferred. 
Canisius College (founded 1870) is a Jesuit comprehensive liberal arts college with strong commitments
to social justice and to preparing students to be reflective women and men for others. Department 
is especially enthusiastic about this mission and committed to faculty diversity. Send letter of 
application, CV, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, a brief writing 
sample, and transcripts to: Prof. Michael Forest, Acting Chair, Department of Philosophy, Canisius 
College, 2001 Main Street, Buffalo, NY (USA) 14208-1098. Electronic submissions accepted to 
forestm@canisius.edu Candidates from underrepresented groups strongly encouraged to apply. AA/EOE. 
Deadline: Department will use a rolling deadline until the position is filled.