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Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Northwestern University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind
AOS categories Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Mind
AOC Logic, Probability, Decision Theory
AOC categories Decision Theory
Logic
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number 41710
Location South Evanston, Illinois, United States
Start date September 1st, 2022
Job description

Philosophy of Language/Philosophy of Mind

Department: WCAS Philosophy

Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

This is a full-time tenure ­track position for an Assistant Professor in Philosophy, with an expected start date of September 1st, 2022. Courseload is 4 courses/year spread over 3 quarters (e.g., 2-2-0), undergraduate and graduate. Duties include thesis supervision and usual non-teaching duties. AOS: Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind. AOC: Logic, Probability, Decision Theory. Salary competitive. Applicants must have earned a Ph. D. in Philosophy by the time of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a demonstrated record of excellence in research in and teaching of Philosophy of Language/Philosophy of Mind. We are especially interested in scholars whose research interests mesh with those of the present faculty and who will contribute to the department's active role in interdisciplinary research and teaching initiatives.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, a complete CV, three letters of recommendation, proof of teaching excellence, and a writing sample. All candidates must submit documents electronically by November 21, 2021, to ensure full consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Please address any questions about this position to [email protected].

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

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• Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
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Applications accepted here: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MTEzNg==

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Click for information on EEO is the Law.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/M...
Hard deadline November 21, 2021, 11:59pm CST
Contact
Web address for more information https://philosophy.northwestern.edu/about/open-fac...
Contact name Ann Kelchner
Contact email
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