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College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Position

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Literature and Languages at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a Senior Lecturer in Comparative Philosophy and Religion Studies starting in the fall of 2015. The Senior Lecturer in this 9-month, annually renewable, non-tenure-track position will serve as the lead teacher in philosophy and religion studies, provide advisement to minors in philosophy as well as in religion and Asian studies, coordinate course offerings in philosophy, religion studies, and Asian studies, be responsible for assessment of core philosophy courses, and serve on committees. Teaching load is 4/4. A PhD in Philosophy with specialization in comparative studies of Western and Asian philosophies, a background in religion studies, and college teaching experience is preferred. Compensation is competitive based on credentials.

To apply: send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, (unofficial) transcript, and contact information for three references to or mail or mail hardcopies to Philosophy Search Committee, BUS 237, Department of Literature and Languages, University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, TX 75799. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Review will begin immediately and will end by July 5, 2014. For additional information, contact Dr. Hui Wu at or visit

This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.  The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.