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Post Doctoral Fellowship

Department of Philosophy, Stanford University

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS open but aesthetics welcome and philosophy, literary studies and arts criticism, broadly conceived
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Stanford, California, United States
Start date September 1, 2018
Job description

Post Doctoral Fellowship, Stanford University, Philosophy and Literature Program

 

Stanford’s Philosophy and Literature Initiative seeks a two-year postdoctoral fellow who will contribute to the work of our Ph.D. Minor in Philosophy, Literature, and the Arts.  The fellow will be housed in the Philosophy Department.  Candidates with strengths in aesthetics are particularly welcome, but we will consider philosophers from any AOS or subfield who show strong research interests and teaching capacity (at both graduate and undergraduate levels) relevant to the interdisciplinary intersection of philosophy, literary studies, and arts criticism, broadly conceived. 

The appointment term is September 1, 2018-August 31, 2020.  Applicants must have completed all requirements for their Ph.D. by June 30, 2018.  Candidates must also be no more than 3 years from the awarding of their degree (i.e., Ph.D. should be September 2015 or later).

The application deadline is January 3, 2018 (5:00 pm Pacific Standard Time).

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please submit a cover letter, CV, a writing sample (circa 25 pages), three letters of recommendation, a one-page research statement and a teaching portfolio that includes evidence of teaching excellence.

Applications will be collected via Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/44816

If you have questions, please contact Teresa Mooney (tmooney@stanford.edu).

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Web address to apply http://apply.interfolio.com/44816
Hard deadline January 3, 2018, 11:59pm PST
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