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Assistant Professor or Professor

Division of Humanities And Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Value theory, broadly construed. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research connects value theory to science or technology.
AOS categories Philosophy of Science
Value Theory
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Pasadena, California, United States
Job description

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) invites applications for a tenure-track position in philosophy, beginning Fall 2020. The appointment will be at the assistant professor level; however, exceptionally well-qualified applicants at higher levels may also be considered. Area of specialization: Value theory, broadly construed. Possible research areas include: normative and applied ethics, political philosophy, social choice theory, moral psychology. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research connects value theory to science or technology. We are seeking highly qualified candidates who are committed to a career in research and teaching. The term of an untenured initial appointment is four years and is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D. degree.

Interested candidates should apply electronically at https://applications.caltech.edu/jobs/philosophy. Applications should include a cover letter, research statement, CV, teaching statement, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample. Candidates unable to apply electronically may send their application packet to: Chair, Philosophy Search, HSS 101-40 Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125. 

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2019.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Application type Online
Web address to apply https://applications.caltech.edu/jobs/philosophy
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Hard deadline November 1, 2019, 11:59pm PST
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