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Postdoctoral Instructor Position in Philosophy of Science (EXPIRED)

Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS philosophy of science with a focus on causation
AOS categories Epistemology
Philosophy of Biology
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Physics
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Social Science
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Pasadena, California, United States
Start date Fall 2016
Job description

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Instructor appointment beginning Fall 2016. Area of Specialization: philosophy of science with a focus on causation. The successful candidate will be expected to teach three (ten-week) undergraduate courses per year on the quarter system. The appointment is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D.

Interested candidates should apply electronically. Candidates unable to apply electronically may submit a letter of application, three letters of recommendation, a CV, and a writing sample to: Frederick Eberhardt, Chair, HPS Postdoc Search, HSS 101-40, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA.

Deadline for applications is November 15, 2015.

If there are any questions during the search process, please contact us at: philosophy-pd@caltech.edu.

  We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://applications.caltech.edu/job/philosophypd
Hard deadline November 15, 2015, 11:59pm PST
Web address for more information https://applications.caltech.edu/job/philosophypd
Contact name Frederick Eberhardt
Contact email
Time created October 2, 2015, 10:28am EST
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2015, 11:59pm PST
Expired on November 16, 2015, 11:59pm PST
Last updated January 16, 2016, 3:00pm EST
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