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Assistant Professor (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Florida

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Value Theory, including a research agenda in data and information ethics and/or ethics of technology.
AOS categories Applied Ethics
Biomedical Ethics
Business Ethics
Normative Ethics
Philosophy of Law
Social and Political Philosophy
Value Theory
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Gainesville, Florida, United States
Start date August 2017
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Florida, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a full-time tenure-accruing Assistant Professor position with duties to begin for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Area of Specialization: Value Theory, including a research agenda in data and information ethics and/or ethics of technology. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist in the development of a graduate concentration in this area as well as pursue interdisciplinary collaboration, for example, through the University of Florida's Informatics Institute (https://informatics.institute.ufl.edu).

Areas of Competence: Open. Teaching duties: two courses per semester at undergraduate and graduate levels, thesis advising and graduate supervision.

The department is genuinely committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and encourages applications by candidates from under-represented groups. The successful candidate for this position should possess a Ph.D. in Philosophy by time of appointment in August 2017. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a full benefits package.

For full consideration, complete applications should be received by December 1st, 2016. The department will conduct televisual interviews during the second week of January 2017. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).

Further contact information:

  • Department Secretary. Megan Cooper (mamos@ufl.edu or 352-273-1807)
  • Chair of the Search Committee: Dr. Greg Ray (gregray@ufl.edu or 352-273-1816
  • Chair of the Department: Dr. Gene Witmer (gwitmer@ufl.edu or 352-273-1830)
How to apply
Application type Online
Applications must be submitted on-line at http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/499309 and must include: (1) a letter of interest, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, (3) a writing sample, (4) a statement of research interests, and (5) a teaching portfolio (including a statement of teaching philosophy and sample syllabi) In addition, names and email address for three references must be provided on the application. An email will be sent automatically to your references, requesting them to upload their letter.
Web address to apply http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/499309
Deadline for full consideration: December 1, 2016, 11:59pm EST

(applications under review)

Hard deadline No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)
Web address for more information http://www.phil.ufl.edu
Contact name Megan Cooper
Contact email
Contact phone 352-273-1807
Time created October 28, 2016, 11:21am EST
Scheduled expiry date May 15, 2017, 11:25am EST
Expired on May 15, 2017, 11:46am EST
Last updated July 15, 2017, 3:00pm EST
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