Boston University, Department of Philosophy

Position ID:BU-Philosophy-ASTP [#19704]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Philosophy / Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political Philosophy
Appl Deadline:2021/11/10 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/22, finished 2022/04/14, listed until 2022/03/22)
Position Description:    

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AOS: Ethics, Political Philosophy, or Philosophy of Law. The Department of Philosophy at Boston University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, beginning Fall 2022. The Department believes that the cultural, social, and philosophical diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that end, we seek someone who is able and willing to join in dialogue with philosophical perspectives other than their own and who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring that BU is inclusive and equitable and a place where diverse constituents can thrive. Teaching experience and Ph.D. prior to appointment are expected. Teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels; 2/2 load, semester-system. Ph.D. direction is expected. Normal committee work is required. A letter and complete dossier (including writing sample, three letters of recommendation, c.v. and teaching dossier) should be submitted to

Address any queries to Daniel Star (chair of search committee). Review of applications will begin at once and will continue until the position is filled or withdrawn. To be assured of full consideration, the completed application should be received by November 10, 2021.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Further Info:
745 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215