Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|Location||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Start date||Fall 2018|
University of Chicago
Assistant Professor, Tenure-track
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, first or second term. Position will preferably begin July 1, 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter. AOS: Open; AOC: Open. The department has needs in Ancient Philosophy (non-ethics areas only), Early Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind/Philosophy of Psychology, and Early Islamic Philosophy, but will consider candidates specializing in any area. Minimum teaching load of four courses/year, graduate and undergraduate levels; usual dissertation, committee, and advising responsibilities. Successful candidates less than two years out from PhD may also be eligible for appointment as Provost Fellows with an initial two-year faculty appointment at the rank of Instructor. Doctoral degree in Philosophy, or related field, required by start of the appointment. We welcome applicants from groups historically underrepresented in academia, including women, black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian or Alaskan Native.
Required elements of the dossier are: cover letter, CV, dissertation abstract, research statement, writing sample, teaching statement, teaching evaluations, syllabi, and three letters of reference. Optional elements are an additional writing sample and additional letters of reference. All items EXCEPT letters of reference may only be submitted via the Academic Careers website (https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu) for posting #03478.
Letters of reference must be submitted by your referees by one of the following methods:
(1) through the Academic Careers website (strongly preferred); (2) by email to: email@example.com with the subject heading OPEN SEARCH; or (3) by mail to Open Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy, 1115 E. 58th St., Chicago, IL 60637.
No applications or dossier materials will be accepted after October 23, 2017.
Questions may be sent through the Academic Careers website or firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading OPEN SEARCH.
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.
|How to apply|
Go to https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu and search for posting #03478.
|Web address to apply||https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||October 23, 2017, 11:59pm CST|
|Web address for more information||https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu|
|Contact name||William Weaver|
|Time created||September 14, 2017, 9:16am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||October 23, 2017, 11:59pm CST|
|Last updated||September 18, 2017, 1:54pm EST|
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