Assistant Professor Philosophy

Posted: September 19, 2018
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SUMMARY

Briercrest College invites applications for a full-time faculty position in the field of Philosophy, commencing   August 1, 2019.  The ability to teach in a related field such as: History, Literature, Social Science, or Theology would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic teacher and researcher delivering university-level instruction in a Christian liberal arts environment. This faculty position is situated in the Faculty of Arts and Science and contributes to an established curriculum in Humanities participating in Briercrest's engaging intellectual and spiritual environment where the liberal arts, alongside biblical studies, stand at the core of all undergraduate degree programs. Candidates should possess a PhD (although exceptional ABDs may be considered) and demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service to the church. Questions about the nature of the post may be directed to Dr. Don Taylor, Dean of the College (dtaylor@briercrest.ca). 

Candidates must be committed to historic Christian orthodoxy and be sympathetic to the traditions of the college and seminary. All employees agree to sign a doctrinal statement and code of conduct. Information about the school can be found at the institutional web site, www.briercrest.ca

APPLICATIONS

Applicants should submit a cover letter, writing sample, statement of educational philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), sample of syllabus and exams (if available), curriculum vitae, transcripts, and three professional references to: Mr. Adrian Leister (hr@briercrest.ca) Director of Human Resources, 510 College Drive, Briercrest College, Caronport, SK, S0H 0S0. Applications will be received until a suitable candidate is found.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. While Briercrest College and Seminary hires on the basis of merit, we are committed to the principle of equity in employment.

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