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Assistant or Associate Professor

Logic and Philosophy of Science, UC Irvine (LPS)

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Contract type open
AOS Formal Epistemology, Game and Decision Theory, History of Logic, or of Mathematics, or of Philosophy of Science, Logic, including Philosophical Logic and Computability Theory, Philosophy of Science, including Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Economics and the Social Sciences, Feminist Philosophy of Science, General Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language and Linguistics, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Science and Race
AOS categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Race
AOC Formal Epistemology, Game and Decision Theory, History of Logic, or of Mathematics, or of Philosophy of Science, Logic, including Philosophical Logic and Computability Theory, Philosophy of Science, including Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Economics and the Social Sciences, Feminist Philosophy of Science, General Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language and Linguistics, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Science and Race
AOC categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Gender
Philosophy of Race
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number JPF07104
Location Irvine, California, United States
Job description

POSITION DESCRIPTION

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORINA, IRVINE, The Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science at UC Irvine invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. AOS/AOC in alphabetical order: Formal Epistemology; Game and Decision Theory; History of Logic, or of Mathematics, or of Philosophy of Science; Logic, including Philosophical Logic and Computability Theory; Philosophy of Science, including Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Economics and the Social Sciences, Feminist Philosophy of Science, General Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language and Linguistics, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Science and Race. The department also prefers scholars who can make a strong contribution to teaching courses in the MA program in Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics and especially encourages applicants from underrepresented groups in philosophy to apply. Candidates who wish to apply for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor are required to submit a cover letter, CV, sample of research (writing sample), teaching statement, an inclusive excellence/diversity statement, authorization to release information form, and at least three (up to five) letters of recommendation; and may submit a research statement. Applicants who wish to apply only for a tenured appointment at the rank of Associate Professor are required to submit a cover letter, CV, sample of research (writing sample), an inclusive excellence/diversity statement, authorization to release information form, and a list of at least three references; and may submit a teaching statement and a research statement. To receive fullest consideration, applications should be received by November 30, although the position will be open until filled. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. We particularly seek applicants with a strong research agenda as well as a record of or potential for excellent teaching as well as contributions to inclusive excellence. Please submit applications at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07104

The University of California is committed to creating and maintaining a community dedicated to the advancement, application, and transmission of knowledge and creative endeavors through academic excellence, where all individuals who participate in University programs and activities can work and learn together in a safe and secure environment, free of violence, harassment, discrimination, exploitation, or intimidation. With this commitment as well as a commitment to addressing all forms of academic misconduct, UC Irvine conducts institutional reference checks for candidates finalists to whom the department or other hiring unit would like to extend a formal offer of appointment into Ladder Rank Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at all ranks (i.e., assistant, associate, and full). The institutional reference checks involve contacting the administration of the applicant’s previous institution(s) to ask whether there have been substantiated findings of misconduct that would violate the University’s Faculty Code of Conduct. To implement this process, UC Irvine requires all candidates of Ladder Rank Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at all ranks (i.e., assistant, associate, and full) to complete, sign, and upload the form entitled “Authorization to Release Information” into AP RECRUIT as part of their application. If the candidate does not include the signed authorization to release information with the application materials, the application will be considered incomplete. As with any incomplete application, the application will not receive further consideration. Although all applicants for faculty recruitments must complete the entire application, only finalists (i.e., those to whom the department or other hiring unit would like to extend a formal offer) considered for Ladder Rank Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at all ranks (i.e., assistant, associate, and full) positions will be subject to institutional reference checks.

QUALIFICATIONS Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Ph.D. required or expected before start of employment.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS BY LEVEL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Document requirements

Reference requirements

  • 3-5 letters of reference required

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07104 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Document requirements

Reference requirements

  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07104CAMPUS INFORMATION

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

JOB LOCATION Irvine, CA

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07104
Deadline for full consideration: November 30, 2021, 11:59pm PST
Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Web address for more information http://lps.uci.edu
Contact name Dan Paley
Contact email
Contact phone 949-824-8851
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Scheduled expiry date January 6, 2022, 7:25pm PST
Last updated September 8, 2021, 9:22pm UTC
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