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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Moral and Political Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy, or Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy
AOS categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
Continental Philosophy
Epistemology
Philosophy of Science
Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Berkeley, California, United States
Start date July 1, 2021
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) position in the areas of Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Moral and Political Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy, or Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy with an expected start date of July 1, 2021.

Job responsibilities include teaching 4 courses/year at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and conducting thesis supervision. Area of Specialization: Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Moral and Political Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy, or Twentieth-Century Analytic Philosophy.

Minimum Basic Qualifications: PhD (or equivalent international degree), or enrolled in PhD or equivalent international degree-granting program at the time of application.

Preferred Qualifications: PhD (or equivalent international degree) by the start date of the position.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at UC Berkeley and the Department of Philosophy. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values. Successful candidates for our faculty positions will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity and inclusion.

To apply for consideration please go to the following link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF02717.

All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html) prior to submitting their letters.

Applications must be received by October 30, 2020.
Please direct inquiries to: philsearch+prof@berkeley.edu.

The University of California is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents. For information about potential relocation to Berkeley, or career needs of accompanying partners and spouses, please visit: http://ofew.berkeley.edu/new-faculty.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.

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Application type Online
Web address to apply https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF02717
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Hard deadline October 30, 2020, 11:59pm PST
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