The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Instructor position beginning Fall 2024. We welcome applications from candidates working in the philosophy of science (broadly construed) and closely related areas. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two (ten-week) undergraduate courses in the first year and three undergraduate courses in the second year. The appointment is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D.
Interested candidates should apply electronically at https://applications.caltech.edu/jobs/philopd by uploading a cover letter, a research statement, a teaching statement, three letters of recommendation, a current CV, a sample of original written work, and a diversity and inclusion statement that discusses past and/or anticipated contributions to improving diversity, equity, and inclusion in the areas of research, teaching, and/or outreach. Candidates unable to apply electronically may send the above materials to: Chair, Philosophy Postdoc Search, HSS 101-40 Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125.
Deadline for applications is November 1, 2023.
Hiring Salary: $68,000
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