Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the assistant professor level to begin August 2021.

The ideal candidate will possess expertise in the personalist tradition of realist phenomenology.  Additional expertise in the Thomistic tradition is strongly preferred.  The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. in philosophy, a track record of teaching excellence, an active research program (publications preferred), devotion to service, support for the university mission, and a willingness to take the Oath of Fidelity.

To apply, please submit:

  • a cover letter,
  • C.V.,
  • evidence of undergraduate teaching effectiveness (including evaluations);
  • a statement of your teaching philosophy and how it fits with the vision of Catholic higher education expressed in Ex corde Ecclesiae;
  • a statement of understanding of the mission of Franciscan University of Steubenville;
  • three letters of reference; and
  • official transcripts.

All materials must be submitted electronically to Dr. Logan Gage (Chair, Philosophy Search Committee) via Mrs. Carrie Libetti (, Academic Affairs, Franciscan University of Steubenville.  Review of completed applications will begin on August 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

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