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Assistant or Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy and the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Areas of specialization that fall under the PPE umbrella (e.g., political philosophy, ethics, feminism, philosophy of race, philosophy of social science, rational choice theory) and active research interests in PPE.
AOS categories Decision Theory
Philosophy of Social Science
Applied Ethics
AOC A willingness and capacity to teach courses that cover aspects of political economy, public choice, and game theory is essential.
AOC categories Decision Theory
Philosophy of Social Science
Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number FAC0003665
Location Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Start date July 1, 2022
Job description

The Department of Philosophy and the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) Program in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are seeking to appoint a tenure-track faculty member – an Assistant Professor, or an early-in rank Associate Professor – to begin July 1, 2022. The successful candidate would be a core faculty member in our thriving Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program and would be expected to take a leading role in developing and expanding the PPE Program. 
Normal responsibilities include a standard 2-2 teaching load, graduate student supervision, and committee work. Applications from women and minorities are particularly welcome. 

AOS: Areas of specialization that fall under the PPE umbrella (e.g., political philosophy, ethics, feminism, philosophy of race, philosophy of social science, rational choice theory) and active research interests in PPE. 

AOC: A willingness and capacity to teach courses that cover aspects of political economy, public choice, and game theory is essential. 

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Please include a cover letter that speaks explicitly and substantively to your interests in and ability to contribute to a Philosophy, Politics and Economics Program, a writing sample, a curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching excellence along with four (4) letters of recommendation. For letters of recommendation: Candidates are asked to identify the names, titles and affiliations of professional references (four are required) and to (i) list their email addresses, in which case the recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support; or (ii) list Interfolio as a reference and the application system will solicit recommendations directly from Interfolio (see the Interfolio information about Online Application Delivery); or (III) list the email address of a Graduate Placement Coordinator willing to upload the applicants confidential references.
Web address to apply https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/200315
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: October 31, 2021, 7:00pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://ppe.unc.edu
Contact name Rebekah Middleton
Contact email
Contact phone (919) 962-3328
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Scheduled expiry date March 30, 2022, 5:43pm EST
Last updated October 27, 2021, 5:07pm UTC
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