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Full-Time Faculty

The Jepson School of Leadership Studies invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor of leadership studies with a specialization in ethics or applied ethics. Candidates must have earned, or be on course to complete, a Ph.D. in Philosophy or related discipline on or before August 23, 2018. AOS: Ethics or Applied Ethics. AOC: Meta-Ethics, Value Theory, Political Philosophy, Business Ethics, Philosophy of Psychology, or Environmental Philosophy. To complement current strengths, we are especially interested in candidates whose research addresses consequentialism or virtue ethics. Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses such as Leadership Ethics, Critical Thinking, Leadership and the Humanities, First-Year Seminars, and elective courses in their area of interest and expertise.

Candidates should complete an online application at, attach a cover letter, writing sample, teaching materials, and a curriculum vitae, and provide the names and email addresses of three references. Candidates are reminded that cover letters should discuss how their scholarly and teaching interests connect to the study of leadership. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Visiting Faculty

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Special Research Faculty

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