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NEW PAGE: Bioethics & Medical Humanities 2011-2012


Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College[]

Associate Professor or Professor

Review begins 11/1/10

Boston University[]

Assistant Professor of Philosophy with a specialization in bioethics

  • Deadline: 12/1
  • first round interviews scheduled 12/10
  • Pretty sure position is filled now

Florida International University, The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine []

Medical Ethics Faculty - Associate/Assistant Professor Level (Position 42373)

  • I applied for this job in July and the online system says my application is still under review, but this job is no longer listed in FIU job database. Anyone know anything about the status of this job?
  • The position is filled.

Florida State University College of Medicine[]

Clinical Ethicist,

Deadline: 12/17/10

  • I'm on the search committee for this -- if you want to apply, send in your application ASAP.
  • Rec'd email acknowledgment of application stating "The search committee will begin its consideration during October and will move rather slowly due to many other department activities, such as strategic planning." 11/15
  • Rejection email 1/11

George Mason University[]

Department of Philosophy/Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy

  • Deadline: 11/15/10
  • According to the philosophy wiki (, first round interviews have been scheduled.
  • Rumor is that the position has been offered and accepted.

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine[]

Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics & Health Policy, Assistant or associate professor of bioethics

Deadline: 12/31/10

University of Kentucky[]

Program for Bioethics, Assistant Professor of Bioethics

  • informal interviews conducted at ASBH in October
  • on campus interviews scheduled for Jan. and Feb. (12/6)

The University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey (UMDNJ) School of Osteopathic Medicine[]

Medical Ethicist

Position filled

Villanova University[]

Clincial Ethicist, Philosophy Dept.

  • Review begins 11/1
  • Any word? 12/22

Medical Humanities[]


Referees contacted for letters (3/29)

Any news? (4/4)

Got an email from the Dept Chair saying we'd know if we've progressed around 4/15.

Received letter of acknowledgment saying we should know around 5/1 if we have made the short-list. (4/16) x3

Any news? (5/5)

Short-list prepared. Apparently they will invite a few of these folks to campus sometime later this month. (5/9)

Saint Louis University[]


"Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English. Evidence of teaching excellence and research potential required. The person hired for this position will be the English Department Faculty Liaison for a long-established advanced college credit program in regional high schools (1818 Program). The Department seeks applicants who can demonstrate involvement in English Education, with research and teaching interests in medical narrative and fiction from 1700 to the present. Current department teaching load 2/2, with possible reduction for administrative service. The English Department offers B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. programs, and an undergraduate medical humanities certificate. Start date: August 2011. Candidates must have completed the Ph.D. by August 2011. All candidates must submit a letter, c.v., and writing sample online at"

Deadline: November 1, 2010.

Virginia Commonwealth University[]

Tenure eligible assistant or associate professor in field of "Medical Humanities" (one area in search for 4 separate postions). See VCU's Position Announcement for further details.

The application review process will begin on October 20, 2010. For full consideration, applications must be received prior to November 25, 2010. We will be available to interview at the MLA conference.