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Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy Department, Temple University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Language, Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, or Metaphysics (LEMM)
AOS categories Epistemology
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Mind
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 200
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Start date Fall 2019
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at Temple University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment in AOS: Philosophy of Language, Epistemology, Metaphysics, or Philosophy of Mind for Fall Semester 2019.  AOC: Open. Candidates must hold a PhD by July 1, 2019 or shortly thereafter.  Candidates must demonstrate excellence in, and commitment to, both research and teaching.  The normal teaching load for research-active faculty is two courses per semester.  Dissertation supervision and service responsibilities are also expected.

Salary and benefits are competitive.  For information about the department, please see http://www.cla.temple.edu/philosophy

We will not be interviewing at the Eastern Division APA meetings.

 Temple University is a state-related Carnegie Research University (highest research activity) located in Philadelphia. The College of Liberal Arts is home of 32 undergraduate majors, 32 minors, 23 certificate programs and 15 graduate degree programs.  With its vibrant and diverse array of educational programs, the College of Liberal Arts plays, and its missions mirrors, both the historical importance of the liberal arts in society and the principles on which the university was founded.

Temple University is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The university is committed to increasing diversity in both its community and its curriculum.  Candidates who can contribute to this goal are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Online
Candidates should include a cover letter, CV, research statement, writing sample, teaching statement, teaching dossier, diversity statement, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Early applications are appreciated. Web address to apply: https://apply.interfolio.com/55088
Web address to apply https://apply.interfolio.com/55088
Hard deadline November 7, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Contact name Miriam Solomon
Contact email
Contact phone 215-204-9629
Time created September 19, 2018, 2:44pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 7, 2018, 11:59pm EST
Last updated September 19, 2018, 2:44pm EST
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