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The Department of Philosophy offers students the following opportunities for a rich and rewarding undergraduate experience: the traditional Philosophy Major, the Pre-Law Option, the Religious Studies Option, as well as minors in Philosophy, Peace and Conflict Studies, and Middle East Studies. Learn more about the Department.

The Philosophy Department is pleased to welcome Dr. Tina Botts and Dr. James Rocha, two new faculty members who will contribute to our pre-law program. Read more about them here.

The Philosophy Department is proud to congratulate Athena Niayesh for winning Best Attorney at UC Irvine's Mock Trial Invitational! Athena is a double major in Philosophy Pre-Law and Criminology Law Enforcement, and serves as Vice President of Phi Alpha Delta. Congratulations Athena!

 

The Philosophy Department is Hiring!

Position Summary

 

The Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts and Humanities at California State University, Fresno seeks applicants for a tenure-track, academic-year position as an Assistant Professor, beginning with the Fall 2017.  Course load is eight courses per year (4 per semester; typically 2-3 preps per semester), undergraduate level. Course load reduced to six courses/yr for the first two years to promote research. Usual nonteaching duties. AOS: Philosophy of Science, broadly construed; AOC: Open; the department has teaching needs in cognitive science, metaphysics, logic, and epistemology.

For fullest consideration, materials should be on file by November 28th, 2016 (correct date).

For more information on this job opportunity, search for the position here.

 

Department Contact Information

Department of Philosophy
California State University, Fresno
2380 East Keats Ave. M/S MB105
Fresno, CA 93740-8024


Phone: (559) 278-2621
Fax: (559) 278-6484

Location

The Department of Philosophy is located in the Music Building (New Music/East Music), room 102.

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