Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Linguistics and Philosophy

Position ID:MIT-Linguistics and Philosophy-TWO4PHIL [#19198]
Position Title: Two Tenure-Track Positions in Philosophy
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Philosophy / Metaphysics, Epistemology, Logic
Appl Deadline:2021/11/19 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/08/20, finished 2022/05/21, listed until 2022/02/17)
Position Description:    

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MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, Cambridge, MA. One or more tenure track positions, effective July 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. Area of Specialization: Epistemology, Metaphysics, or Logic. Area of Competence: Open. Rank: Open. Salary commensurate with experience. Faculty responsibilities include teaching three graduate and/or undergraduate courses per year, or equivalent, semester system. Applicants should have a PhD in Philosophy or related field at start of employment. Junior applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, three confidential letters of reference, and a sample of written work in area of specialization. Senior applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and a two-page summary of future research.

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