Current job postings
- Tenure-track position, Brandon University. AOS/AOC: Metaphysics, Epistemology,
Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies. Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.
The Philosophy Department invites applications for a tenure-track position in Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek a generalist in the analytic tradition who works in metaphysics or epistemology (broadly conceived). AOS/AOC: Metaphysics, Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, or Philosophy of Science. Course preparations typically cycle through: Sentential Logic, Predicate Logic, Epistemology, British Empiricism, History of Analytic Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mind, upper-year undergraduate seminars in topics in analytic philosophy. Standard teaching load is 5-6 undergraduate courses per academic year. Teaching reduction is available for incoming junior faculty. Applicants must have an active research and publishing program, demonstrated excellence in teaching or clear evidence of the potential to develop the same, and be willing to participate collegially in the life of the department and engage in service activities within the university and the wider community.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin Feb. 24, 2017.
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Applicants should provide a curriculum vitae, a research sample, a teaching dossier that includes sample course outlines, student course evaluations, and proof of citizenship status in a single pdf document. In addition, applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Dr. D. Tryphonopoulos
Dean of Arts
philsearch _at_ brandonu.ca
For more information visit: www.brandonu.ca
Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit. All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.
To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or hr _at_ brandonu.ca.
Deadline: 24 fevrier 2017
- Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing, The University of Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma, Norman OK. Three nine-month non-renewable Postdoctoral Fellowships beginning fall 2017. These positions will be associated with the Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing, a major initiative on virtue and flourishing funded in part by a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation (see www.ou.edu/flourish). Significant research focus must be on issues related to character, virtue, or flourishing broadly construed. The postdoctoral fellowships are research positions with no teaching responsibilities, intended for early-career researchers interested in advancing their scholarship. Candidates must have a Ph.D. conferred by the start date. The fellowships will begin on August 16, 2017 and end on May 15, 2018. Those already in temporary or tenure-track positions are welcome to apply to spend a year at the University of Oklahoma. Candidates should send a short cover letter, the names of three references, CV, a writing sample, and a two-page description of the research they will pursue during the fellowship period by email attachment to flourish _at_ ou.edu, or if that is not possible, to The Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing, 620 Parrington Oval, #208, Norman, OK 73019. The deadline for receipt of applications is February 12, 2017. The University of Oklahoma is an equal employment opportunity employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 12 Feb 2017