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TT Assistant Professor, Metaphysics

Department of Philosophy, Cornell University

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Metaphysics
AOS categories Metaphysics
AOC philosophy of science, early modern, formal epistemology
AOC categories Early Modern Philosophy
Epistemology
Philosophy of Science
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Ithaca, New York, United States
Start date July 1, 2018
Job description

The Sage School of Philosophy at Cornell University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor (tenure-track), to begin July 1, 2018.  AOS: Metaphysics.  AOC: open.  Additional research interest in one or more of the following areas may be an asset: philosophy of science, early modern, formal epistemology.  The teaching load is two courses per semester, with advising and service work.  The position comes with research funds and full benefits.  Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in philosophy by the date of appointment or shortly thereafter, and must demonstrate potential for excellence in research and teaching.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted to the Academic Jobs Online posting (URL included in this ad) by November 1, 2017.  Applicants must submit a cover letter, cv, writing sample, dissertation summary or research statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and at least three letters of recommendation. 

Founded in 1865, Cornell University now has 14 colleges and schools, and is the land-grant university for the state of New York.  The Sage School of Philosophy is part of the privately-endowed College of Arts and Sciences.

Diversity and Inclusion are part of Cornell University’s heritage.  We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.  Further, Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career program.

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9710
Hard deadline November 1, 2017, 11:59pm EST
Contact
Web address for more information http://philosophy.cornell.edu/
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