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Creighton University Business Ethics Teaching Postdoc (1-2 years)

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Creighton University’s Heider College of Business seeks applications for one Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Business Ethics for the 2017-2018 academic year. As part of its mission to provide high quality business ethics teaching to all undergraduate and graduate students, Heider is offering this Postdoc Fellowship in Business Ethics to new or recent philosophy PhDs who wish to pursue a career teaching business ethics.

Our fellowship will provide valuable faculty mentoring and experience essential to becoming successful university-level teachers of business ethics. The Heider Postdoc Fellow carries a 2/3/1 load, with the successful candidate teaching 2 sections of our undergraduate business ethics course in the fall, 3 sections of the same undergraduate course in the spring, and one 8 week MBA business ethics course in the summer. Fellows will work alongside Creighton’s business ethics faculty as they develop their teaching practices. There are no publication requirements, but every effort will be made by the Heider faculty to support scholarship projects and collaborate where appropriate. While our goal is to help postdoc fellows to achieve tenure track positions, the fellowship is renewable for a second year.

Heider College of Business is a collegial environment with over 60 full time business faculty, over 1,300 business students, and a strong regional reputation and relationship with the Omaha business community. Our undergraduate and graduate programs are ranked highly, and Omaha, home to Warren Buffet and 4 fortune 500 companies, has a low cost of living and high livability rating. Omaha is a growing and thriving metropolitan area of around 800,000 people. Omaha is also home to one of the nation’s strongest economies, affordable housing, award winning schools, and a vibrant arts community.
The fellowship is open to recent PhDs in philosophy. Creighton is a Jesuit Catholic University, and while Catholic or religious faith is not required, solidarity with basic Jesuit values is of importance for the candidate. For more on that see: Creighton on Jesuit Values.

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Compensation for this position will range from $50-52,000 pending experience. This is a benefit eligible position. Appointment is for the period August 1, 2018-July 31, 2019. To apply, please complete the faculty profile online here and include a CV and cover letter describing’s one’s interest in this position. Deadline for applications is March 10, 2018. Please send any questions to Andy Gustafson at or Alexei Marcoux at

As a Jesuit, Catholic institution, Creighton University encourages applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds that believe they can contribute to its distinctive educational tradition and mission. Applications from minorities and women scholars are strongly encouraged. Creighton University is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vets.

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