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Positions currently open:

Faculty Associate (Job 16868)

The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University invites applications for its faculty associate pool for the 2021-22 academic year. These positions are one semester appointments, part-time, non-benefits eligible with no tenure implications. Successful candidates will deliver face-to-face and/or online courses.

Required qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in history/philosophy/religious studies by time of appointment.
  • Experience teaching undergraduate history/philosophy/religious studies courses in person and online.

Desired qualification:

  • PhD in history, philosophy, or religious studies

Initial review of applications will begin on September 1, 2021 and will continue on the15th and 30th in subsequent months throughout the academic year as needed until the search is closed. All applications must include a letter of application and a curriculum vitae or résumé which includes contact information for three professional references. Send application materials in electronic format (PDF preferred) to noting “Faculty Associate Search” in the subject field. A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.  

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ASU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The university offers applicants an opportunity to voluntarily self-disclose information for its affirmative action plan. The job number must be included when completing the EEO Survey.