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Harvard History of Philosophy Workshop Postdoctoral Fellow in Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Harvard University

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS History of Philosophy
AOS categories History of Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Start date July 1st, 2023
Job description

The Department of Philosophy seeks applications for a postdoctoral fellow in Philosophy. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1st, 2023. The postdoctoral fellow will be responsible for teaching the equivalent of two undergraduate courses and advising an undergraduate senior thesis per year, with 50 percent of the appointment reserved for the postdoctoral fellow’s own research. At least one course will be in the history of philosophy broadly construed to include all traditions from ancient times through the 19th century. The postdoctoral fellow will also be expected to play an active role in the Harvard History of Philosophy Workshop.

The position is for one year with the possibility of renewal for up to three years in total, dependent on performance.   Doctorate in Philosophy with an AOS in the history of philosophy required by the time the appointment begins.   Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desired.

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/11907). Candidates are encouraged to apply by February 15, 2023; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research
  4. Teaching Statement
  5. Writing Sample
  6. Names and contact information of three to five referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. Three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least three letters have been received.
How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/119...
Deadline for full consideration: February 15, 2023, 12:00am EST
Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/119...
Contact name Emily Ware
Contact email
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Time created December 20, 2022, 8:02pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date June 17, 2023, 10:24pm EST
Last updated December 20, 2022, 8:02pm UTC
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