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Postdoctoral Instructor in Philosophy of Science

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

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Philosophy of Science
AOS categories Decision Theory
Philosophy of Biology
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Computing
Philosophy of Mathematics
Philosophy of Physics
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Social Science
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Pasadena, California, United States
Start date prior to September 25, 2017
Job description

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Instructorship in philosophy of science, broadly construed. The successful candidate will be expected to begin the appointment prior to the start of Caltech’s fall term on September 25, 2017, and to teach three (ten-week) undergraduate courses during each of the two years. The appointment is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D.

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

Deadline for applications is June 1, 2017.

If there are any questions during the search process, please contact us at pdinstructphil@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.

Caltech is committed to working with and providing access and reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical or mental disabilities. To request disability accommodations for any part of the interview or hiring process, please contact 626-395-3609 for assistance or contact pdinstructphil@caltech.edu.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://applications.caltech.edu/job/pdinstructphi...
Hard deadline June 1, 2017, 11:59pm PST
Contact
Web address for more information https://applications.caltech.edu/job/pdinstructphi...
Contact name Fran Tise / Frederick Eberhardt
Contact email
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