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Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Philosophy (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, Hamilton College

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Open
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Clinton, New York, United States
Start date July 1, 2024
Job description

The Philosophy Department at Hamilton College invites applications for the Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Philosophy. The position is a two-year appointment as visiting assistant professor or instructor, to begin July 1, 2024, with a teaching load of three courses per year.  AOS and AOC are open. The expected salary range for this position is $52,500 to $55,000. The department is interested in candidates whose scholarship and teaching speak to goals of inclusion.  Candidates who are ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred.

Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching portfolio, and writing sample via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/134460.  We seek candidates committed to furthering the College’s goal of fostering an inclusive, diverse community.  Applications should include evidence of commitment to or experience in teaching and working with diverse student populations, either in a cover letter or in a separate statement.  We will solicit letters of reference from candidates who are selected to move on to the second stage of the search.

Questions regarding the search may be directed to Prof. Justin Clark, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected].  Our review of applications will begin on January 15, 2024.

Hamilton College is a residential liberal arts college located in central New York. The College has built its reputation on the teaching excellence and leading scholarship of its faculty, and on the academic distinction and intellectual curiosity of its approximately 2000 students who take advantage of Hamilton’s open curriculum (https://www.hamilton.edu/academics/open-curriculum). Accomplished faculty, highly capable and motivated students, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1 provide an educational experience that emphasizes academic excellence, intellectual and cultural diversity, and respect for differences in the development of students as human beings. Hamilton’s commitment to diversity is embodied in its need-blind admission policy and meeting the full demonstrated financial need of every accepted student for their entire undergraduate program. Please visit the college website for more information (www.hamilton.edu).

Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that is committed to building an inclusive and diverse learning community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and excel. We encourage candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education to apply. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at https://www.hercjobs.org/regions/higher-ed-careers-upstate-new-york/, as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/faculty-development/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/134460
Hard deadline January 15, 2024, 11:59pm EST
Contact name Justin Clark
Contact email
Time created October 16, 2023, 5:30pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date January 15, 2024, 11:59pm EST
Expired on January 17, 2024, 12:46am EST
Last updated March 18, 2024, 3:00pm UTC
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