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Assistant Professor of History and Philosophy of Science (EXPIRED)

Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Open, but with strong preference for i)History and Philosophy of Physics and ii)History and Philosophy of Biology
AOC Candidates should exhibit interest in integrating history and philosophy of science as well as in-depth knowledge of the science or sciences relevant to their research.
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Start date September 1, 2016
Job description

Assistant Professor of History and Philosophy of Science

University of Pittsburgh, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Rank:  Assistant Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, tenure track, beginning September 1, 2016.  AOS:  Open, but with strong preference for i) History and Philosophy of Physics and ii) History and Philosophy of Biology; AOC: Open. Candidates should exhibit interest in integrating history and philosophy of science as well as in-depth knowledge of the science or sciences relevant to their research.   Four courses per year; graduate and undergraduate advising; usual non-teaching duties.   Ph.D. prior to appointment is required.  Applicants should submit a cover letter, a C.V., at least three confidential letters of recommendation, a research statement, a teaching portfolio, and a writing sample through the following URL: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MTE4.  For each reference, you will have the opportunity to input a personal email address or an email address generated through Interfolio’s Online Application Delivery.  In both cases, an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system. 

Deadline for receipt of applications:  October 31, 2015.

Please direct any questions to Natalie Schweninger, HPS Department Administrator, nas151@pitt.edu

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research and teaching missions.

How to apply
Application type Online
Instructions
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a C.V., at least three confidential letters of recommendation, a research statement, a teaching portfolio, and a writing sample.
Web address to apply https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MTE4
Email to apply
Hard deadline October 31, 2015, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MTE4
Contact name Natalie Schweninger
Contact email
Bookkeeping
Time created September 4, 2015, 2:24pm EST
Scheduled expiry date October 31, 2015, 11:59pm EST
Expired on November 1, 2015, 11:59pm EST
Last updated December 31, 2015, 3:00pm EST
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