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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Florida State University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS History of Philosophy
AOS categories History of Philosophy
AOC History of Philosophy
AOC categories History of Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number Job ID # 49944
Location Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Start date August 2022
Job description

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure track)

The Department of Philosophy at Florida State University (FSU) invites applications for a position as an Assistant Professor. This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position with an anticipated start date in August 2022. Salary competitive.

The normal teaching load is four courses per year on a semester system. The Areas of Specialization and Competence for this position are history of philosophy. The department has pressing needs in post-Enlightenment European philosophy, including Kant. We also have an interest in expanding our offerings in non-Western philosophy.

Duties include research, teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and service. The Department of Philosophy is an extremely active research department with a strong graduate program, so the successful candidate will be expected to contribute to research and scholarship through high quality publications in top-tier venues. 


Ph.D. in Philosophy (or highest degree appropriate) from an accredited institution by time of appointment; demonstrated potential to establish a successful program of research and scholarship; demonstrated ability to teach and participate in our strong philosophy undergraduate, M.A., and Ph.D. programs.

Questions about this search may be emailed to [email protected]

For more information regarding the Department of Philosophy please visit the department website at https://philosophy.fsu.edu/


FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at https://hr.fsu.edu/sites/g/files/upcbnu2186/files/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf


Apply here: www.jobs.fsu.edu 

Job ID #49944

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, writing sample, statements of teaching, research, and service (if applicable), and at least three letters of recommendation submitted on the candidate’s behalf. 

How to request Letters of Recommendation

This position requires that you have at least three confidential professional letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf. Please follow the steps below to request these letters through our system:

1) After submitting your application at www.jobs.fsu.edu, click the Careers link;
2) Click the My References link; 
3) Click the Send/View Reference Request button next to the appropriate position; and 
4) Follow the steps on that page to send your referees a system generated email requesting that they submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

You may also return to the My References link and click on "Send/View Reference Request" to see if your referees have responded, add additional referees, or resend requests.


Review of applications will begin on November 29th, 2021, and we anticipate interviewing our top candidates in January and February 2022.

How to apply
Application type Online
Apply here: www.jobs.fsu.edu 
 Job ID #49944. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, statements of teaching, research, and service (if applicable), and at least three letters of recommendation submitted on the candidate’s behalf.
Web address to apply http://www.jobs.fsu.edu
Deadline for full consideration: November 29, 2021, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline March 31, 2022, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information https://philosophy.fsu.edu/
Contact name Drew Watson
Contact email
Contact phone 850-644-1483
Time created September 23, 2021, 9:33pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date March 20, 2022, 6:02pm EST
Expired on March 20, 2022, 6:46pm EST
Last updated March 20, 2022, 10:46pm UTC
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