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Professeur adjoint (Assistant Professor) (EXPIRED)

Faculté de philosophie, Universite Laval

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Modern Philosophy, with a focus on Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, and/or Locke
AOS categories Early Modern Philosophy
AOC Additional competencies in Enlightenment/Lumières/Aufklärung Thought and English Empiricism
AOC categories Early Modern Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Québec, Quebec, Canada
Start date September 1, 2019
Job description

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Modern Philosophy 

The Philosophy Faculty at Université Laval invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Modern Philosophy. The key authors targeted by this job search are, notably: Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, and Locke. Additional competencies in Enlightenment/Lumières/Aufklärung Thought and English Empiricism will be considered an asset.

Description of the position

The candidate selected to fill this post will teach full-time in our undergraduate and graduate programs in the areas mentioned above. The candidate will be expected to contribute to scholarly research in Modern Philosophy through their publications, as well as to supervise graduate student research in this area. She or he will also be expected to participate in academic and administrative activities.*

  • Please note, the administrative and educational language of Université Laval is French.

Required Qualifications

A PhD in Philosophy or equivalent, completed prior to the expected start date. A strong foundation in 17th-Century European Philosophy and its major figures. Additional competencies in 18th-Century Philosophy. A demonstrated ability to perform independent and original research in the area of focus, with an orientation toward internationally recognized publication venues. Teaching experience. A relevant publication record.  

Committed to the values of diversity and inclusivity, Université Laval invites all qualified persons, and in particular women, members of visible and ethic minorities, members of Indigenous peoples, and persons with disabilities, to submit their applications. Priority will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.

How to apply
Application type Email
Please send your application materials via email. Applications must include your curriculum vitae, transcripts, one sample publication (article or chapter-length), and three letters of recommendation. Application materials can be addressed to Luc Langlois, Doyen de la Faculté de philosophie, at the following email address: [email protected]
Email to apply
Hard deadline April 8, 2019, 1:00pm EST
Web address for more information http://www.fp.ulaval.ca/notre-faculte/vie-facultai...
Contact name Luc Langlois
Contact email
Time created February 27, 2019, 9:04am UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 8, 2019, 1:00pm EST
Expired on April 9, 2019, 1:46pm EST
Last updated June 9, 2019, 3:00pm UTC
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