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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Kentucky

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Epistemology
AOC Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence, Data Ethics, Metaphysics, Logic
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number FE03741
Location Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Start date August 1, 2024
Job description

The Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY seeks to fill a tenure-eligible faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Epistemology. This is a 9-month position in the regular title series with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2024. The successful applicant will teach four courses per year (two per semester), including both undergraduate and graduate levels. Other duties will include graduate advising and departmental and university service. The Area of Specialization is epistemology, with special attention given to candidates with research or teaching interests in digital epistemology, the philosophy of artificial intelligence, and/or data ethics. The successful candidate will be expected to help develop a course in one or more of these areas as well as to teach undergraduate courses in logic and metaphysics/epistemology, and graduate courses in epistemology. The UK Philosophy Department is a pluralistic department open to diverse approaches in philosophy. The successful applicant will strengthen existing interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary partnerships across the College and University and will build new partnerships with university-wide initiatives that emphasize artificial intelligence, data ethics, and digital epistemology. A Ph.D. in Philosophy by Aug 1, 2024 is required.

How to apply
Application type Online
Applicants must include the following: 1) cover letter 2) CV, 3) Research Statement (upload as Specific Request 1), 4) Teaching Portfolio (upload as Specific Request 2), 5) Unofficial Transcript, and 6) a statement on their contribution toward inclusive excellence in teaching, research, professional activities, and/or service (upload as Specific Request 3). In addition, please provide the names and contact information of at least three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system
Web address to apply https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/490779
Hard deadline November 1, 2023, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information https://philosophy.as.uky.edu/
Contact name David Bradshaw
Contact email
Contact phone 859-257-1862
Time created October 2, 2023, 9:33pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date November 1, 2023, 11:59pm EST
Expired on November 3, 2023, 12:46am EST
Last updated January 3, 2024, 3:00pm UTC
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