Sawyier Pre-doctoral Teaching Fellowship

Department of Humanities, Illinois Institute of Technology



Job category:  Graduate fellowship / Fixed term

AOS:  Ancient Philosophy or Ethics

AOS categories:  Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Ethics

AOC:  Open

Workload:  Full time

Vacancies:  1

Location:  Chicago, Illinois, United States

Start date:  August 2017

Job description: 

ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, CHICAGO, IL.  Fay Horton Sawyier Pre-Doctoral Teaching Fellowship in Philosophy.  One year fellowship, renewable for a second year, intended for graduate students at the dissertation stage of their studies.  Begins August 2017.  We are interested in candidates with a research specialty in Ancient philosophy or Ethics.  Teaching responsibilities typically consist of one upper-level undergraduate philosophy course and one lower-level humanities course each semester.  Salary $38,000 per year plus benefits and relocation assistance.  Funding for travel to professional conferences is available on a case to case basis.  Candidates must have completed all the requirements for the Ph. D. except for the dissertation, which they should expect to defend no earlier than the spring semester of 2018.  IIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Send or have sent a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to Inquiries may be directed to Warren Schmaus, Department of Humanities; Illinois Institute of Technology; 3301 S. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60616.  Email:  Applications must be received by the deadline of November 15, 2016 in order to receive consideration. 

How to apply

Application type:  Email

Instructions:  Cover letter, CV, writing sample, three letters of recommendation

Email to apply:

Hard deadline:  November 15, 2016, 10:59pm CST


Contact name:  Warren Schmaus

Contact email:

Contact phone:  312.567.3473


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