University of Minnesota, Dept. of Philosophy, three positions
Oct 12, 2008 → Dec 19, 2008
The Department of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota invites applications for three positions
3. philosophy of science position. Open rank; although we are especially interested in distinguished faculty at the full professor level. Full-time, 9-month, beginning August 31, 2009. Ph.D. in philosophy or related field required for appointment. AOS: philosophy of science that complements strengths in history and philosophy of science and related areas at the University; for example, philosophy of physical science desirable. AOC: Ability to teach graduate and undergraduate courses on general issues in philosophy of science; competency in philosophy of the physical, cognitive, or social sciences an advantage. Responsibilities: Undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising; regular departmental duties. All candidates must apply online.
Candidates with tenure should submit a letter of application, the names of three referees we may contact, and a CV online by going to the University of Minnesota's Employment website.
Untenured candidates should submit a letter of application and CV online by going to the University of Minnesota's Employment website. Untenured candidates should also evidence of teaching ability and writing sample, and arrange to have at least three confidential letters of reference sent:
Philosophy of Science Search Committee, Department of Philosophy,
University of Minnesota, 831 Heller Hall, 271 19th Ave S,
Minneapolis MN 55455
Please direct questions about application procedures to Pam Groscost, Philosophy Department Administrator or 612-625-7573. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2008. Position is open until filled.