TT Opening at Western Michigan University

We don’t ordinarily post job listings, but since seeking an AOS in feminism or philosophy of race or philosophy of gender is both rare and of special interests to our readers, we thought we’d pass this one along:

WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY, Kalamazoo, MI. WMU seeks applications for a tenure-track appointment in the Department of Philosophy with a start date of Fall 2014.  AOS: feminism and/or philosophy of race/gender. AOC: open. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion. He/she will teach a graduate seminar in his or her area of expertise; undergraduate courses might include Race and Gender and Political Philosophy. WMU’s Department of Philosophy ( is broadly analytic in focus, with an undergraduate major and a highly regarded M.A. program.  The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has placed WMU among the 76 public institutions in the nation designated as research universities with high research activity.  Western Michigan University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer consistent with applicable federal and state law. Applications must go to, posting #0602616. Online applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample and, if available, teaching evaluations.  Transcripts and three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to: Tenure-Track Search, c/o Tonja Iocca,  Department of Philosophy, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5328.  If either transcripts or letters are sent electronically they should be sent to tonja.iocca [at] Questions can also be directed to that email address, or by phone to (269) 387-4390.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.