Sonoma State University, Asst Prof (TT) Job Posting. AOS: Feminist Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy
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The Department of Philosophy at UC Santa Barbara invites applicants for temporary, part-time lecturer positions which sometimes become available during the year, including summer. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service. Questions about the position may be directed to the Academic Personnel Coordinator at 805-893-7151 or to the Department Chair. More information about our department can be found at www.philosophy.ucsb.edu. Salary is based on UC’s salary scales and depends on qualifications. A master’s degree in Philosophy is required; a PhD in Philosophy is preferred. Applicants must have more than one year of teaching experience.
Please complete the application process which includes providing a cover letter, curriculum vitae and submitting the names and email addresses of your references at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01140. The online system will then contact your references with instructions about how to upload their letters.
The posting will remain open until October 31, 2018 to accommodate department needs.
The pool will close on October 31, 2018; if you would like to continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application. Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the review date specified in UC Recruit to learn whether the department is currently reviewing applications for an upcoming opening. If there is no future review date specified, your application may not be considered at this time.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for Fellowships supporting visits in the Center for a term or an academic year. The Center has invited William Wimsatt to be the Senior Visiting Fellow for the academic year September 2018 - April 2019. We encourage applications for Postdoctoral and Visiting Fellowships from scholars whose research intersects with Professor Wimsatt’s.
We also invite applications for the academic year September 2019 - April 2020 for the position of Senior Visiting Fellow.
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More details here: https://philjobs.org/job/show/8886.
John Jay College, Asst Prof (TT) Job Posting. AOS: Open, with preference for Latin American or Latino/a philosophy.
More details here: https://philjobs.org/job/show/8562.
The Department of Philosophy at Wichita State University invites applications for a tenure eligible position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in August of 2018. AOS: Contemporary Epistemology. AOC: Applied Ethics. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in contemporary epistemology and related areas, as well as in applied ethics. The department also has teaching needs in logic and critical thinking. Ph.D. in philosophy and successful teaching experience are required; teaching experience at an institution with a diverse student body is preferred. Salary: $51,000. Applicants must complete the on-line faculty profile at http://jobs.wichita.edu. To be considered complete, an application must include a covering letter, c.v., transcript, sample of writing, and three letters of recommendation. Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran. Offers of employment are contingent upon a successful criminal background check as required by Kansas Board of Regents policy. Deadline for application is December 15th, 2017.
To apply for this position, please complete the online application and have 3 confidential letters of recommendation sent to Dr. Jeffrey Hershfield, Chair via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Public Affairs Quarterly on “Race and Public Policy”
This special issue will feature articles that bring philosophical analysis to bear on issues involving race and public policy. Possible topics include, but are not limited to: affirmative action, racial profiling, the Black Lives Matter movement, hate speech, hate crimes, reparations for slavery and other historical injustices, implicit bias, race and health, race and medicine, race and technology, race and the criminal justice system, race and the environment, race and education, race and sports, race and ethnicity, race and immigration, race and identity, and race and inequality.
Submissions on any philosophical topic concerning race and public policy will be considered. Submissions should be in Microsoft Word format and should be double-spaced and prepared for blind review. The journal prefers manuscripts of 6,000-9,000 words in length but articles outside these limits may still be considered. Articles intended for consideration for inclusion in this issue should be submitted by December 31, 2018 via the journal’s online submission process at http://ojs.press.illinois.edu/index.php/paq/. Questions about potential submissions should be directed to the Editor, David Boonin, at email@example.com.
The Department of Philosophy at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track position, to begin August 10, 2018. Rank: Assistant Professor. AOS: Philosophy of Science, broadly construed; AOC: Open.
We seek a philosopher whose work genuinely engages with science and whose interests genuinely include ethical issues in science and technology. The successful candidate for this position will have the opportunity to engage in transdisciplinary research, curriculum, or outreach initiatives with other university faculty working in the Data and Decisions Destination Area. The Data and Decisions Destination Area is focused on advancing the human condition and society with better decisions through data. Faculty working together in this area are building toward integrating data analytics and decision sciences across the transdisciplinary research and curriculum efforts at Virginia Tech and beyond. See http://provost.vt.edu/destination-areas.html. The standard teaching load is four courses per academic year, including one graduate course. Evidence of excellence in research and teaching required. Salary competitive. PhD in Philosophy completed by August 2018. In addition to offering a first class MA in Philosophy, the department is a major component of two interdisciplinary PhD programs: Science and Technology Studies; and The Alliance for Social, Political, Ethical and Cultural Thought. We encourage a diverse pool of applicants. Our department embraces diversity and seeks candidates committed to an educational climate welcoming to students of all races, nationalities, and genders. Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law. This position will require occasional travel to attend professional conferences and a criminal background check. Interested candidates are REQUIRED to complete an online application at www.jobs.vt.edu posting #TR0170159 and attach a letter of interest, CV, teaching dossier, research statement, writing sample, and transcript. Applicants also are required to include contact information for at least three (3) references who will be asked to submit confidential letters of recommendation. Interviews by Skype; finalists invited to campus. Applications received by November 15, 2017, can expect full consideration.
Web address to apply: http://www.jobs.vt.edu
Deadline for full consideration: November 15, 2017, 12:00am EST
Contact name: Joseph C. Pitt
Contact email: jcpittvt.edu
Contact phone: 540-231-5760
The Department of Philosophy at Temple University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment starting in Fall 2018 in AOS: Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Open; Philosophy of Race and/or Philosophy of Gender welcome.
Candidates must hold a PhD by July 1, 2018 or shortly thereafter. Candidates must demonstrate excellence in, and commitment to, both research and teaching. The normal teaching load for research-active faculty is two courses per semester. Dissertation supervision and service responsibilities are also expected.
Candidates should include a cover letter, CV, research statement, writing sample, teaching statement, teaching dossier, diversity statement, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Salary and benefits are competitive. For information about the department, please see http://www.cla.temple.edu/philosophy
We will not be interviewing at the Eastern Division APA meetings.
Temple University is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The university is committed to increasing diversity in both its community and its curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to this goal are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application type: Online
Instructions: Candidates should include a cover letter, CV, research statement, writing sample, teaching statement, evidence of teaching excellence (such as teaching evaluations) and three confidential letters of recommendation. Early applications are appreciated.
Web address to apply: https://apply.interfolio.com/45476
Application deadline: November 5, 2017
Contact name: Miriam Solomon (please feel free to contact me with any questions)
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact phone: 215-204-9629
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