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Assistant or Associate Professor

School of Liberal Arts and Science, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS Political Philosophy, Political Theory
AOS categories Philosophy of Social Science
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Ethics, Epistemology
AOC categories Epistemology
Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Patiāla, Punjab, India
Start date January 2022
Job description

Applications are invited for a permanent appointment as Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Philosophy in the School of Liberal Arts and Science (Philosophy) to commence on January 1, 2022. Applicants should possess a PhD degree or equivalent in philosophy by the time of employment. We seek candidates with a solid commitment to teaching and a willingness to pursue excellence in research. Duties include (a) academic research and publications; (b) teaching four courses a year over two semesters in philosophy and political science (major and foundations); and (c) assisting in administrative work of the School. Applicants with a strong research program at the intersection of moral and political philosophy and proven teaching experience in ethics, epistemology, and political theory are strongly preferred.

A complete dossier should include (1) a cover letter explaining why you think you are best suited for the position; (2) a CV, with a complete list of publications and teaching; (3) a research statement; (4) a teaching statement; (5) two representative papers, published or unpublished.

Please send in the above documents by e-mail to [email protected], with the subject line “Application TSLAS Philosophy”.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Applications are considered on an ongoing basis.


Information about the Department can be obtained at https://tslas.thapar.edu

How to apply
Application type Email
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: September 30, 2021, 12:00am IST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Contact name Andrea Raimondi
Contact email
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Time created August 9, 2021, 3:31pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date December 7, 2021, 5:12am IST
Last updated August 9, 2021, 3:31pm UTC
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The application deadline for November 1 is a little too late for the needs of our School. We need the person to be ready to work the beginning of January, and the time for the VISA application is roughly 3 months.

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