Brandeis University, Philosophy Department

Position ID:Brandeis-PHIL-PHILASST [#26014]
Position Title: Assistant Professor in Philosophy
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Philosophy / Value Theory
Starting Date:2024/07/01
Appl Deadline:2023/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/02, listed until 2024/04/02)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Philosophy at Brandeis University invites applications for a tenure-track, position at the rank of assistant professor beginning Fall 2024. The area of specialization is value theory. Duties include the teaching of graduate (MA) and undergraduate courses in the candidate’s areas of specialization and competence, as well as advising of MA and undergraduate students, and service to the department and university. The teaching load is two courses per semester. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in philosophy by the date of appointment and must demonstrate potential for excellence in research and teaching.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation through AcademicJobsOnline. Brandeis University is committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and service. Applicants should address at least one of these areas of faculty effort in their cover letter or in a separate statement (up to two pages), indicating how their experiences, interests, commitments, or future goals could promote and build departmental and institutional pluralism, justice, or unity.

Only online applications will be accepted. Please upload all materials here: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/26014. First consideration will be given to applications received by November 1, 2023. Questions about the position can be directed to: Kate Moran (kmoran@brandeis.edu). At Brandeis, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential components of academic excellence. Brandeis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating equitable access and opportunities for applicants to all employment positions. Because diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of Brandeis’ history and mission, we value and are seeking candidates with a variety of social identities, including those that have been underrepresented in higher education, who possess skills that spark innovation, and who, through their scholarly pursuits, teaching, and/or service experiences, bring expertise in building, engaging and sustaining a pluralistic, unified, and just campus community.


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Further Info:
http://www.brandeis.edu/departments/philosophy/
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Philosophy - MS 055
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453