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Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Ethics (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy and Ethics, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Technology with an emphasis on the ethics of emerging technologies
AOS categories Ethics
AOC Ethical Theory
AOC categories Applied Ethics
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 493687
Location Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
Start date August 16, 2024
Job description

Salary/Position Classification

  • $60,000 - $63,000 9-month contract, tenure-track, Exempt
  • 40 hours per week
  • 100% Remote Work Availability: No
  • Hybrid Work Availability: No

Purpose of Position

The Department of Philosophy and Ethics invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Ethics to begin in August 2024, contingent on availability of funding.

Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Technology with an emphasis on the ethics of emerging technologies (esp. artificial intelligence, human-computer interaction, data science, autonomous systems, unmanned aircraft systems, surveillance technologies, and/or persuasive technologies, etc.), Ethical Theory, and Applied Ethics (esp. Ethics in Engineering and Science, Data Science Ethics, and Unmanned Aircraft Systems Ethics). The department is particularly interested in candidates whose approach to questions concerning technology and ethics is informed by the history of philosophy and diverse philosophical perspectives.

This position carries a 3/2 teaching load in addition to serving as the Director of a new interdisciplinary graduate program in Human-Computer Interaction (the normal teaching load for department faculty members is 3/3). The successful candidate will teach in-person on campus and asynchronous online courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, maintain a robust research agenda, and participate in shared faculty governance and service.

How to apply
Application type Online
Position is full-time, benefitted and exempt. Initial contract extends from August 16, 2024 to May 15, 2025. Summer teaching may be available but is neither guaranteed nor required. Questions can be directed to the Department Chair, Lucian Stone, at [email protected].
Web address to apply https://careers.und.edu/jobs/assistant-professor-o...
Deadline for full consideration: November 1, 2023, 11:59pm CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline November 5, 2023, 11:59pm CST
Web address for more information https://careers.und.edu/jobs/assistant-professor-o...
Contact name Lucan Stone
Contact email
Contact phone 701-777-3011
Time created September 12, 2023, 1:42pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 5, 2023, 11:59pm CST
Expired on November 7, 2023, 12:46am CST
Last updated November 7, 2023, 6:46am UTC
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