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Assistant Professor, Tenure Track (Formal or Empirical Philo)

Department of Philosophy, Kansas State University, Kansas State University

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Formal or empirical philosophy
AOS categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Decision Theory
Logic
Philosophy of Computing
Philosophy of Mathematics
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Social Science
AOC open, but the department has some preference for a candidate with teaching competence in decision and game theory
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number Req#504661 Pos#9586
Location Manhattan, Kansas, United States, Kansas, United States
Start date August 11, 2019
Job description

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, beginning August 11, 2019 AOS: Formal or empirical philosophy, broadly construed to include logic, decision and game theory, formal epistemology and related areas in philosophy of science or language, as well as experimental philosophy. AOC: open, but the department has some preference for a candidate with teaching competence in decision and game theory. Applicants who are ABD will be considered, but appointment as Assistant Professor will require that the Ph.D. be in hand before August 2019; otherwise the initial appointment will be as Instructor. Five undergraduate courses per year, standard service duties. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to and appreciation for teaching students from diverse, multi-cultural backgrounds. Preference will be given to candidates with the potential to win grants. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Submit application package (Letter of application, CV, sample paper, research and teaching statements and evidence of teaching competence) at http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/ en-us/job/504661. Three letters of recommendation are required; they may be submitted as part of the job application, or sent to Teresa Zerbe, philosophy@ksu.edu. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Kansas State University is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required. Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Submit application package (Letter of application, CV, sample paper, research and teaching statements and evidence of teaching competence). Three letters of recommendation are required; they may be submitted as part of the job application, or sent to Teresa Zerbe, philosophy@ksu.edu
Web address to apply http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/504661
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: November 15, 2018, 12:00am CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/504661
Contact name Teresa Zerbe
Contact email
Contact phone 7855326758
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Scheduled expiry date March 23, 2019, 1:36pm CST
Last updated September 6, 2018, 5:13pm EST
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