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Oct 29, 2017 Nov 18, 2017Bentley University, Waltham, MA, TT, applied ethics, ethical theory, or social, political

Bentley University, Waltham, MA seeks an outstanding scholar in applied ethics, ethical theory, or social and political philosophy
whose research includes a demonstrable focus on business. This is a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level.
Start date: Fall 2018.
Standard load for research-active faculty is four courses per year, undergraduate and (possibly) graduate,
together with the usual non-teaching duties.

Nov 03, 2017 Nov 21, 2017Wake Forest University, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, assistant prof.

The Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Wake Forest University invites applications for a tenure-track position
at the assistant level to begin Fall 2018.
We seek an innovative teacher-scholar of gender and sexuality studies who focuses on the intersections of race, ethnicity, and class from either national, transnational,
or postcolonial perspectives.
We are open to a variety of disciplinary, interdisciplinary, and methodological approaches, and particularly encourage applications from
feminist scholars who demonstrate an interest in building public engagement and/or social activism programming.

Sep 30, 2017 Nov 30, 2017Skidmore College, Dept of Philosophy, Open rank

The Department of Philosophy at Skidmore College invites applications for an open rank tenure-track position in Ethics (broadly construed) or Feminist Philosophy beginning in Fall 2018. We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups as well as individuals who have experience working with diverse student populations and who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service.

Sep 30, 2017 Nov 30, 2017Eastern Michigan University, , part-time lecturers

Oct 05, 2017 Nov 30, 2017University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Philosophy, TWO positions

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks applications for a tenure track faculty member.
The department will hire either an Assistant or an Associate position.
1-) Applied Ethics
Candidates at either rank or encouraged to apply if they have areas of specialization (AOSs) in applied ethics (environmental, engineering, biomedical, or business).
Ideal candidates should have a sustained track record of outstanding scholarship, including evidence of the ability to collaborate across disciplines and secure extramural funding.

2-) History of Philosophy
Candidates at either rank or encouraged to apply if they have areas of specialization (AOSs) in the history of philosophy broadly construed: ancient philosophy, modern philosophy,
19th century or non-Western philosophy.
Ideal candidates will have a sustained track record of publishing in prestigious venues and demonstrate the ability to write for a wider, non-academic public.
Candidates should be comfortable teaching broadly in the history of philosophy and be willing to develop online courses. French and German language proficiency is also an asset for candidates.

Oct 27, 2017 Dec 01, 2017Ryerson University, Dept. of Philosophy, Tenure=track,  Assistant Professor

Sep 06, 2017 Dec 01, 2017University of Oregon, Dept. of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Open search

The Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Oregon is conducting an open search, with strong preference for scholars with teaching and research interests in sexuality studies, gender-based violence, and/or hemispheric Latinx feminisms. We will consider a variety of disciplinary, interdisciplinary, and methodological approaches that foreground the relationships among gender, sexualities, ethnicity/race, and class. We are particularly interested in applicants trained in feminist, women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, and Latinx Studies, although we welcome applications from those trained in other fields in the humanities and social sciences that complement existing strengths among the Department’s faculty.

Nov 17, 2017 Dec 02, 2017McMaster University, Dept. of philosophy, open rank, value theory

The Department of Philosophy at McMaster University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor or
Associate Professor to begin July 1, 2018. Whether hired at the Assistant or Associate Level, the appointment would initially be without tenure.

Area of specialization: Value Theory, Areas of competence: Open
The successful applicant must be able to contribute to the undergraduate B.A. Honours Degree Program in (JPPL) Justice, Political Philosophy and Law
and/or the research and teaching mission of (IEPI) the Institute for Ethics and Policy Innovation.
Complete applications received by December 1st, 2017 will be assured of full consideration.

Nov 03, 2017 Dec 02, 2017Utica College, dept. of philosophy, TT, analytic tradition

Utica College seeks applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in its Philosophy Department.

Oct 29, 2017 Dec 02, 2017Merrimack College, Visiting Scholar/Professor, Associate Professor or Professor at Home Institution

The Interdisciplinary Institute at Merrimack College seeks to hire a visiting scholar for a one year appointment.
The Interdisciplinary Institute embraces the potential for new knowledge, new ways of understanding, and new insights
on complex questions that can come from integrating the theoretical and methodological approaches of more than one field of study.
The Institute’s vision is to become a site for collaboration, exploration, and innovation, where visiting scholars, Merrimack faculty,
and students can examine, understand, and attempt to resolve 21st century problems in the unique ways made possible by employing the tools of multiple disciplines.
Merrimack College is a private, selective, comprehensive college located 30 miles north of Boston in the historic and scenic Merrimack River Valley.

Oct 13, 2017 Dec 02, 2017Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania , Dept. philosophy, tenure-track, medical ethics

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for the position of full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in the
Philosophy Department beginning August 2018.
AOS: Open. AOC: Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language, and Symbolic Logic.
Assigned workload is 4 courses per semester.

Oct 05, 2017 Dec 08, 2017George Mason University, Philosophy, Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track

he George Mason University Department of Philosophy invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Political Philosophy,
with areas of competence in one or more of the following: social justice, global ethics or moral theory.
The department also has a special need to offer a course in the Philosophy of Law.
The appointment will begin in August 2018.
George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages
candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Oct 05, 2017 Dec 08, 2017Princeton University, Department of Religion Assistant Professor in Religion and Critical Thought

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY, Department of Religion invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Religion and Critical Thought.
The position would begin on September 1, 2018.
The candidate’s area of expertise is open but we especially welcome candidates who complement the department’s offerings
in epistemology, ethics, religion and philosophy, social criticism, theology or theories of religion.
Princeton also supports a wide range of vibrant interdisciplinary programs and initiatives, including Environmental Humanities, Gender and Sexuality Studies,
Law and Public Affairs, Political Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values, and we welcome applicants who might contribute to any of these programs.
The search committee will begin reviewing applications November 1, 2017 and will continue to do so until the position is filled. Applications from women and
members of minority groups are especially encouraged.
Applicants should submit the following materials: Cover letter including teaching interests and research plans, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and at least 3 letters
of recommendation will be reviewed starting November 1, 2017.

Nov 03, 2017 Dec 16, 2017Dartmouth College, Assistant Professor in Transnational Feminism

The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program at Dartmouth College invites applications for a new full-time Assistant Professor (tenure-track)
position in transnational feminism, to begin as early as July 1, 2018.
The specific area of specialization within the field of transnational feminism is open, but preference will be given to candidates whose transnational work
and perspective concentrate on the Asias in the comparative sense. We furthermore understand "transnational” not only in a geographic way, but also in
terms of flows and intersections across established boundaries and bodies of knowledge.

Nov 15, 2017 Dec 16, 2017University of Manitoba, dept. of philosophy, Assistant Professor, TT, Epistemology, Phil Mind

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Manitoba invites applications for one full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor,
specializing in Epistemology or Metaphysics or Philosophy of Mind with (i) the ability to teach graduate courses in AOS and (ii) demonstrated potential for research
and teaching excellence in AOS. The ability to teach in at least two of the following areas at the undergraduate level would be an asset: epistemology, philosophy of mind,
philosophy of language, and logic. This appointment will be effective July 1, 2018. The successful candidate who holds a Ph.D. will be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The successful candidate who is scheduled to complete the doctoral dissertation shortly after July 1, 2018 will be initially offered a term appointment at the rank of
Lecturer until the Ph.D. is completed.
Deadline: Dec. 15th.

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