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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy and Religion, Northeastern University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Applied Ethics and/or Ethical Theory
AOC Emerging Technologies, Big Data, Robotics, Machine Learning or other aspects of A.I.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 501613
Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Start date Fall 2020
Job description

The Department of Philosophy and Religion in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Northeastern University seeks applications and nominations for a position of Assistant Professor of Philosophy in the area of information ethics. The successful candidate will have a strong scholarly record or research program in the areas of applied ethics and/or ethical theory with high relevance to emerging issues raised by robotics, big data, machine learning or other aspects of artificial intelligence. The person filling this position will have the opportunity to contribute to interdisciplinary research and curriculum projects, and must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education. They will teach courses in their areas of expertise, as well as introductory courses on ethics and emerging technologies.

Candidates should have demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Philosophy or a related field in hand by start date.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applications should include a cover letter that addresses the applicant’s interest in and qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including sample syllabi), writing sample, and contact information for at least three letters of recommendation. Questions and nominations should be addressed to Prof. Ronald Sandler, Search Committee Chair, r.sandler@northestern.edu. Review of applications will begin on November 1 and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by November 1st will be assured full consideration.
Web address to apply https://careers.hrm.northeastern.edu/en-us/job/501...
Email to apply
Deadline for full consideration: November 1, 2019, 12:00am EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline January 1, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information https://careers.hrm.northeastern.edu/en-us/job/501...
Contact name Ronald Sandler
Contact email
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Time created September 13, 2019, 3:36pm EST
Scheduled expiry date January 1, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Last updated September 16, 2019, 11:38am EST
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