Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, seeks applicants for an Associate or Full Professor in Health Care Ethics in the Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics (CHCE) http://www.slu.edu/bioethics.
Background: The Albert Gnaegi Center is a leading research center in bioethics with particular emphasis in health care ethics. It is also the tenure home for its faculty. The Center is dedicated to the teaching, research, and service mission of the University. Center faculty members teach graduate level ethics courses in its PhD program in Health Care Ethics, and also teach professional ethics in the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the Colleges of Health Science, and the College for Public Health and Social Justice. The Center's interdisciplinary PhD program in Health Care Ethics trains scholar-practitioners, placing graduates in academic, clinical, and administrative jobs in health care ethics. The Center also offers a very successful undergraduate minor in Health Care Ethics.
Job Announcement: The Albert Gnaegi Center seeks a mid-level or senior scholar in the field of bioethics and health care ethics with a proven record of peer-reviewed scholarship, meeting the Center's qualifications for tenure at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Applicants should hold a PhD degree or an equivalent in a relevant discipline such as anthropology, philosophy, psychology, sociology, theology, or any other relevant discipline. Applicants must also have a scholarly record of normative argumentation on topics related to health care ethics and bioethics. All applicants should show strong evidence of a scholarly research agenda in bioethics.
Position Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach two (3-credit-hour) courses each semester, and includes the opportunity to teach at the graduate level. The job requires that the candidate mentor PhD dissertations and serve on dissertation committees. The successful candidate will also be expected to share in the service and committee work within the Center and the University. The appointment will begin in Fall 2017, on a nine-month contract.
Application: Interested candidates must complete an application and submit a cover letter, reference list, two writing samples and current curriculum vitae to https://jobs.slu.edu. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 30, 2016.
University Details: Saint Louis University is an urban university ranked as one of the top 5 Jesuit-Catholic universities in the country. Inquires should be made to Jeffrey Bishop: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.