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Assistant Professor – Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Epistemology and Philosophy of Science
AOS categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Science
AOC Philosophy of Race, Feminist Philosophy, or Non-Western Philosophy
AOC categories Feminist Philosophy
Philosophy of Race
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Lowell, Massachusetts, United States
Start date September 2021
Job description

Assistant Professor – Philosophy
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Lowell, MA
Full-Time

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor commencing September 2021. The successful candidate should conduct research in Epistemology and Philosophy of Science, and have teaching competencies in the Philosophy of Race, or Feminist Philosophy, or Non-Western Philosophy.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • PhD in Philosophy.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. Applications submitted before April 10, 2021 will be given priority consideration.

Please include the following documents with your application:   

  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Cover Letter.
  • Sample of Scholarly Work/Publication.
  • Teaching Statement (should include 1000-word statement on teaching).
  • Names and contact information of three references will be required during the application process.  

For more information and to apply, please visit: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507569/assistant-professor-philosophy

About University of Massachusetts Lowell:
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is a national research university committed to preparing students for work in the real world—solving real problems and helping real people—by providing an affordable, high-quality education. Located in the Merrimack Valley, approximately 45 minutes from Boston, the university serves 18,000 students across 6 colleges. 

The Department of Philosophy consists of seven full time faculty whose research and teaching interests include political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of religion, military ethics, feminist philosophy, philosophy of race, and philosophy of mathematics. The Department runs a major and minor program in philosophy, and conducts service teaching across all six colleges of the university. The Department also maintains a strong public philosophy presence, its faculty writing and being quoted in the New York Times, Washington Post, TIME Magazine, and NPR.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. Applications submitted before April 10, 2021 will be given priority consideration.
Web address to apply https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/...
Deadline for full consideration: April 9, 2021, 8:00pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline May 11, 2021, 7:59pm EST
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Web address for more information https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/...
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Scheduled expiry date May 11, 2021, 7:59pm EST
Last updated March 16, 2021, 2:51pm UTC
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