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Assistant Professor

Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Ethics or Social/Political, with strong interest in the ethics of computing and technology
AOS categories Philosophy of Computing
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Start date July 1, 2021
Job description

One tenure track position, effective July 1, 2021, or as soon thereafter as possible. Area of Specialization (AOS): Ethics or Social/Political, with strong interest in the ethics of computing and technology. Area of Concentration (AOC): Open. Rank: Assistant Professor. Required teaching: 3 courses/year or equivalent, graduate and undergraduate, semester system.  Required degree: A Ph.D. in Philosophy or a related field by the start of the employment. The position involves shared responsibilities with MIT's Schwarzman College of Computing, including teaching within the College. Tenure home will be in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy. The deadline for this position is December 7, 2020.

MIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women, minority candidates, veterans and individuals with disability.

How to apply
Application type Online
Applicants should submit cover letter, CV, three confidential letters of reference, and a sample of written work in area of specialization.
Web address to apply https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16985
Hard deadline December 7, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Web address for more information https://philosophy.mit.edu
Contact name Kieran Setiya
Contact email
Time created October 15, 2020, 3:34pm EST
Scheduled expiry date December 7, 2020, 11:59pm EST
Last updated October 15, 2020, 3:34pm EST
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