Department of Philosophy, University of Florida
|Job category||Senior faculty / Tenured, continuing or permanent|
|AOS||Philosophy and Ethics of AI|
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Computing
|Organization's reference number||529150|
|Location||Gainesville, Florida, United States|
|Start date||August 16, 2024|
The Department of Philosophy in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenured position at the rank of Full Professor beginning August 16, 2024, in the Philosophy and Ethics of AI.
The successful candidate will pursue an active research agenda in the Philosophy and Ethics of AI, teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession. Applicants must have an established record of high-quality research in the Philosophy and Ethics of AI and the ability to contribute significantly to the interdisciplinary UF AI initiative.
The department has recently grown with multiple hires in the last several years. It is committed to ensuring a robust coverage of all the core areas of philosophy, though it has developed special strength in the ethics of technology and artificial intelligence. This latter strength has enabled the department to play a critical role in UF's AI initiative (https://ai.ufl.edu), both in teaching and research, including interdisciplinary research. Applicants are encouraged to visit the departmental website (https://www.phil.ufl.edu) to learn more.
The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience, and the compensation includes a full benefits package.
|How to apply|
Applicants must have an established record of high-quality research in the Philosophy and Ethics of AI and the ability to contribute significantly to the interdisciplinary UF AI initiative. All applicants must submit (1) a letter of interest, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) a list of at least three people willing to provide confidential letters of recommendation on request. Letters of reference will be requested at the discretion of the committee. Applications will be reviewed beginning November 30th, and the position will remain open until filled. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD). The Department of Philosophy is committed to promoting an environment that welcomes all abilities, classes, ethnicities/races, gender identities and expressions. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service.
|Web address to apply||https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/529150/|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
November 30, 2023, 11:59pm EST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/529150/|
|Contact name||Duncan Purves|
|Contact phone||(352) 294-0426|
|Time created||October 26, 2023, 8:35pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||April 23, 2024, 4:40pm EST|
|Last updated||October 26, 2023, 8:35pm UTC|
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