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Adjunct Faculty, Department of Philosophy
Simmons University

Date Posted Jul. 22, 2022
Title Adjunct Faculty, Department of Philosophy
University Simmons University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Philosophy
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Philosophy

Adjunct Faculty, Department of Philosophy

Main Campus - Boston, MAMain Campus - Boston, MA2 Locations

Job Summary

The Department of Philosophy seeks qualified individuals to teach a fall semester course, PHIL 131: Biomedical Ethics. The in-person course is currently scheduled to be offered on Mondays from 6pm-8:50pm. Adjuncts are also expected to hold office hours during the week for at least 1 hour; zoom appointments are acceptable.


  • Ph.D. or A.B.D.
  • Some Teaching Experience Preferred.

Additional Information:

Applications will be accepted continuously until a suitable candidate is identified. Ideally, the hiring will be finalized by August 15.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application (which should include teaching philosophy), CV, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please upload all documents to the Resume/CV section on the 'My Experience' page of your application.

Please contact Diane Grossman ( if you have any questions.

Instructions to Applicants: Please upload all applicable application materials (e.g. resume/cv, cover letter, writing sample, teaching philosophy, etc.) in the Application Materials box on page 2 ("My Experience") of this application. Documents can be uploaded individually or as a combined document (e.g. PDF).

Simmons University is committed to inclusive excellence in all aspects of an individual's community experience. As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Simmons encourages applications from all under-represented groups. Simmons is committed to creating, developing, promoting, and enhancing inclusive hiring practices-at all levels, for all positions-ensuring diverse talent pools and the delivery of a consistent positive candidate experience. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.

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