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History of Philosophy - Open Rank

Department of Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenure-track or similar
AOS History of Philosophy
AOS categories History of Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Austin, Texas, United States
Start date Fall 2022
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for an open-rank position in the History of Philosophy, to begin Fall semester, academic year 2022-23. We are interested in all periods and traditions.

Teaching responsibilities will include graduate courses and dissertation supervision in the Department of Philosophy, undergraduate courses for Philosophy majors, and undergraduate courses on philosophical texts that will be shared between the Philosophy Department and the Program in Core Texts and Ideas, a certificate program that enrolls students in all majors in a close reading of significant literary, philosophic, religious, and political texts with a view to illuminating questions of enduring human concern. The standard teaching load is two courses per long semester (four courses per academic year).

Other duties include maintaining an active research agenda and providing service to the Department, College of Liberal Arts, and the University.

Qualifications

The position is open to scholars of any rank, and area of specialization is open within the History of Philosophy or any of its subfields. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. for appointment as Assistant Professor or higher ranks, or expect to obtain it within a year of joining the faculty as Instructor. Demonstrated excellence in research is required. We are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research and service.

Application Instructions

Applicants should upload a CV, a writing sample, a dissertation summary or research statement, evidence of teaching ability, and at least three letters of reference. (Senior candidates need submit only a letter of application, initially.)

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries and correspondence should be directed to Stephanie Hollub-Fletcher at [email protected]

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Position funding is subject to budget availability.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applicants should upload a CV, a writing sample, a dissertation summary or research statement, evidence of teaching ability, and at least three letters of reference. (Senior candidates need submit only a letter of application, initially.) Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries and correspondence should be directed to Stephanie Hollub-Fletcher at [email protected] Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Position funding is subject to budget availability.
Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/96689
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Deadline for full consideration: December 1, 2021, 12:00am CST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Contact
Contact name Stephanie Hollub-Fletcher
Contact email
Contact phone 5124715356
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Time created October 27, 2021, 2:07pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 24, 2022, 12:51am CST
Last updated December 1, 2021, 5:51pm UTC
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