Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Linguistics and Philosophy

Position ID:MIT-Linguistics and Philosophy-SCCP2024 [#22404]
Position Title: Philosophy Tenure Track Assistant Professor / SCC Joint appointment
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Philosophy / Ethics of Computing, Moral/Political Philosophy
Appl Deadline:2022/10/28 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/24, finished 2023/04/29, listed until 2023/02/19)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

One tenure track position, effective July 2023. AOS: Philosophical issues related to computing or moral/political philosophy, with interest in the ethics of computing. AOC: Moral/political philosophy. Rank: Assistant Professor. Teaching: 3 courses/year or equivalent, graduate and undergraduate, semester system. The position involves shared responsibilities with MIT's Schwarzman College of Computing, including teaching within the College. Tenure home will be in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy. Applicants should submit cover letter, CV, three confidential letters of reference, and a sample of written work in area of specialization.

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Employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check, including possible verification of any findings of misconduct (or pending investigation) from prior employers.

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