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Visiting Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Tulane University

Job category Junior faculty / Fixed term
AOS Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Cognitve Science, Philosophy of Mind
AOS categories Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number IRC15680
Location New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Start date August 1, 2019
Job description


Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy.  3 courses/semester; Philosophy of Psychology/Cognitive Science and related areas, along with introductory level courses.  Please see the Equal Employment Opportunity statement below; we strongly encourage women and minorities to apply.

Tulane University is a financially healthy Carnegie Research I university with a growing endowment.  Its admissions have become highly selective with very strong and highly satisfied undergraduates.  In the latest Princeton review survey of students at 384 colleges, Tulane ranked #8 as best run, #2 as most engaged in community service, #4 among happiest students, and #1 as the best college town.  Our new provost and new dean of the School of Liberal Arts are committed to building on strengths.  


Area of specialization:  One or more of Philosophy of Pscyhology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Mind.

PhD must be completed by time of appointment.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Online
Initial application should include a cover letter, CV, writing sample (of less than 35 pp.), evidence of teaching ability, and two to five letters of reference, which may be addressed to Chair, Philosophy Search Committee. Applications should be submitted at apply.interfolio.com/63500 Review of applications cannot be guaranteed after July 10, 2019, though applications will be accepted after that date.. interviews will be conducted via Skype or Google+
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/63500
Deadline for full consideration: July 10, 2019, 5:00pm CST

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Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact name Bruce Brower
Contact email
Time created June 24, 2019, 12:43pm EST
Scheduled expiry date January 10, 2020, 2:25am CST
Last updated June 25, 2019, 12:49pm EST
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