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Assistant Professor of Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Kansas

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Metaphysics and Epistemology
AOS categories Metaphysics and Epistemology
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 785-864-2334
Location Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Start date August 18, 2013
Job description

The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. AOS: Metaphysics and Epistemology. AOC: Open. Position to begin as early as August 18, 2013. Ph.D. or ABD in Philosophy is expected by the start date. Teaching obligations: Two courses each semester. Usual non-teaching duties including research and publication, committee service, dissertation advising, etc. Acceptable candidates must exhibit significant research potential. A competitive salary will be offered that is commensurate with experience. Women, minorities, and candidates who will contribute to the diversity of the University are especially encouraged to apply. For a complete announcement and to apply on-line, go to: https://jobs.ku.edu/ and search for position 00002464. Submit application cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and teaching statement. Candidates are invited to have referees mail letters to M&E Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, University of Kansas, 1445 Jayhawk Blvd., 3090 Wescoe, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 or via email to the address below. All other materials should be submitted online via the KU jobs website. Initial review of applications begins November 15, 2012, and continues as long as needed to identify a qualified applicant pool. Semi-finalists will be interviewed by telephone, and on-campus interviews for finalists will be scheduled for January and February. The University of Kansas is especially interested in hiring faculty members who can contribute to four key campus-wide strategic initiatives:

  1. Sustaining the Planet, Power the World; 
  2. Promoting Well-Being, Finding Cures; 
  3. Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities; and 
  4. Harness Information, Multiplying Knowledge. 

For more information see http://www.provost.ku.edu/planning/themes/. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Web address to apply http://jobs.ku.edu/
Application deadline November 15, 2012
Contact
Web address for more information https://jobs.ku.edu/
Contact name Cindi Hodges
Contact email
Contact phone 785-864-2334
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Time created August 31, 2012, 1:15pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2012, 11:59pm CST
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Last updated August 31, 2012, 2:49pm EST
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