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Sep 24, 2017 Nov 03, 2017York University, Dept. of Philosophy, Research Enhanced Faculty Position

The Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York University, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with a specialization in the area of Philosophy of Perception. We are seeking applications from candidates with research expertise in philosophy of perception, with a clear emphasis on vision. This position is expected to commence July 1, 2018, or as soon thereafter as possible.

Oct 16, 2017 Nov 06, 2017Temple University, dept. of philosophy, TT, Social and Political

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.

Sep 30, 2017 Nov 10, 2017University of Florida, Gender, Sexualities,and Women’s Studies, Assistant Professor

Oct 16, 2017 Nov 12, 2017Queen’s University, Kingston, Dept. of Philosophy, Tenure-track

Oct 10, 2017 Nov 15, 2017University of Oklahoma, dept. of philosophy, assistant or early associate, philosophy of race

The Philosophy Department at the University of Oklahoma (OU) is hiring an assistant (tenure-track) or early associate (tenured) professor in the Philosophy of Race.
We are seeking a candidate doing exciting, innovative research who will be an integral member of our philosophical community.
Many members of our department, as well as others at OU, have strong interests in philosophy of race.
The position offers a 2/2 teaching load with many opportunities for research support.

Oct 10, 2017 Nov 16, 2017Appalachian State University, dept. of philosophy and religion, tenure-track, philosophy of race

The Department of Philosophy and Religion at Appalachian State University invites applications for a tenure-track nine-month faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2018.
The requirements for the position are a Ph.D. in Philosophy, an AOS in Philosophy of Race, and an AOC in Ethics (broadly construed).
Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but the position requires a Ph.D. in Philosophy to be awarded by July 1, 2018.
Instructional duties will include teaching in the areas of the AOS and AOC and teaching other philosophy courses as needed.
Faculty members are expected to maintain an active program of scholarship as well as participate in service activities.

Sep 30, 2017 Nov 17, 2017Univesity of Utah, Department of Philosophy, TWO positions

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Utah is advertising two academic positions this fall, one tenure-track assistant professor position and a post-doc.
1) The Department of Philosophy seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin Fall 2018. We are seeking applicants with an AoS in Applied Ethics. “Applied ethics” here is broadly construed to include work in philosophy of science, philosophy of medicine, bioethics, research ethics, socially engaged philosophy of science, philosophy of race, research reproducibility/replicability, or other related areas. Our ideal candidate will become an active member of the School of Medicine’s Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities, a long-standing and important partner of the Department of Philosophy. Teaching load for tenure track faculty at the University of Utah is two courses per semester and includes a mix of undergraduate and graduate teaching. Given teaching needs associated with the Department’s goal of developing a new ‘Philosophy of Science’ major, candidates capable of teaching research ethics are particularly attractive.
2) The Department of Philosophy seeks to fill our department’s Sterling M. McMurrin Postdoctoral Fellowship. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to a campus-wide initiative on “Research Reproducibility.” That may include, but not be limited to, work on scientific reproducibility, the replication crisis, scientific fraud, statistical methodologies, research ethics, or other relevant topics.

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.

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.

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.

Sep 20, 2016 Dec 30, 2017San Francisco State University, Sociology and Sexuality Studies, Assistant Professor, tenure-track

San Francisco State University, Department of Sociology and Sexuality Studies invites applicants for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in the discipline of Sexuality Studies, with expertise in Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health. This position begins in August 2017. Deadline September 30th.

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