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*88. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ, SANTA CRUZ, CA. PHILOSOPHY. Visiting Assistant Professor. Pending final budgetary approval, the Department of Philosophy at the University of California, Santa Cruz announces the opening of up to two Visiting Assistant Professor positions for the 2012-13 academic year. AOS: Open. AOC: Open. The department seeks candidates with high competence and demonstrated research programs in traditional areas of Analytic philosophy that complement the research programs of faculty in the department. The successful candidates will combine their research program in creative and productive ways with other interests, including but not limited to interest in recent or contemporary non-Analytic philosophy, distinctive combinations of Analytic interests, distinctive historical interests, or distinctive interests in fields outside of philosophy. A willingness and ability to work with and learn from members of other departments is also highly valued. SALARY: $53,200 – $59,500, commensurate with qualifications and experience MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or equivalent in Philosophy in hand by June 30, 2012, and demonstrated record of excellence in research and potential for university teaching. TO APPLY: Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation* (dated 2010 or later), and other supporting documents (e.g., teaching evaluations, copies of research papers) to the address below. Applicants are invited to submit a statement addressing their contributions to diversity through their research, service, and/or teaching. Send Materials To: Jorge Hankamer, Chair, Department of Philosophy, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064. Please refer to Position #T12-01 in all correspondence. EOE (192W); posted: 11/4/2011

87. THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT OSWEGO, OSWEGO, NY. Assistant Professor of Philosophy. The Department of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position. Review Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Salary: Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience. Date of Appointment: August, 2012. Description of Responsibilities: We seek an individual with teaching experience in Business Ethics and Ethical Theory. Normal teaching responsibilities will be one large course and two small courses per semester. The successful candidate will have usual administrative responsibilities, including student advising for majors. In addition, the successful candidate will serve as School of Business Ethics Coordinator. Required Qualifications: PhD in Philosophy or related field required at time of application. Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated research interests and teaching competencies in at least one of the following areas would be preferred: applied ethics, social/political philosophy, philosophy and public policy; full-time teaching experience; and candidates who can promote students' ability to succeed in a multicultural and global community. To Apply: Submit a complete dossier, including a letter of application addressing qualifications, curriculum vitae, writing sample, three current letters of reference, recent teaching evaluations, and a copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts electronically to http://oswego.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=28359. Official transcripts are required prior to hiring. Description of Department: The Philosophy Department is a collegial, productive department with a vibrant and growing Philosophy major and Philosophy-Psychology major. You are invited to learn more about the department by visiting www.oswego.edu/academics/colleges_and_departments/departments/philosophy/faculty.html. Description of SUNY Oswego: Founded in 1861, SUNY Oswego is a public comprehensive college located in central New York on the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario, 45 minutes from Syracuse. Named one of "Top Up-and-Coming Schools" in U.S. News America's Best Colleges 2010 and a "Best Northeastern College" by Princeton Review, Oswego offers its 8300 undergraduate and graduate students outstanding educational experiences with attention to liberal arts and sciences foundations, practical applications, interdisciplinary approaches, independent scholarly and creative work, and skills for living in multicultural and global communities. SUNY Oswego is in a time of wonderful opportunities with extensive facilities construction and renovation, a forward-looking sesquicentennial strategic plan, and expanded outreach to regional, national, and international communities. Additional information about SUNY Oswego can be found at www.oswego.edu. SUNY Oswego is committed to enhancing its diversity. SUNY Oswego is an Affirmative Action Employer and encourages applications from professionals of color, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. In accordance with INS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to work in the United States, per the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Requests for reasonable accommodations of a disability during the application and/or interview process should be made to the Human Resources Office, (315-312-2215). Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/j7kwz3z. (191W); posted: 11/3/2011

86. OAKLAND UNIVERSITY, ROCHESTER, MI. Assistant professor (tenure track). Oakland University seeks to make a joint appointment in Philosophy and Women & Gender Studies, beginning Fall 2012. 3/2 teaching load (5 semester courses/year). Two courses/year in the Women & Gender Studies Program. Three courses/year in the Philosophy Department. AOS: Feminist Bioethics, broadly conceived. AOC: Feminist Theory and/or Methods, Ethical Theory, and Applied Ethics. A successful candidate for this position would be appointed to a tenure track position in Philosophy and have a research specialty in bioethics broadly conceived (which may cover environmental as well as clinical issues), with a focus on feminist bioethics. Ph.D. or equivalent required by the time of appointment (8/15/12). A Ph.D. in Philosophy is strongly preferred but other similar credentials will be considered. Competitive salary and benefits. Submit cover letter, CV, writing sample, and evidence of excellence in teaching at https://academicjobs.oakland.edu/. Online submission of transcripts, sample syllabi, teaching statement, and research plan are optional. Three confidential letters of recommendation should be submitted by designated referees to Mark Rigstad, Chair of Philosophy, via email to [email protected] (preferred submission method) or by mail to the following address: Oakland University, Department of Philosophy, Attn: Mark Rigstad, 346 O'Dowd Hall, Rochester, MI 48309. Deadline: December 5. Initial interviews via Skype. Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. (191W), (192), (192W); posted: 10/31/2011

85. PACIFIC UNIVERSITY, FOREST GROVE, OREGON. Assistant Professor of Philosophy. Tenure-track. Beginning fall 2012. AOS: History of Philosophy. AOC: At least one of the following: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Asian Philosophy, Continental Philosophy. PhD required. The Philosophy Department is seeking applications (pending likely funding) for a full-time, tenure-track position, with an emphasis on history of philosophy. Teaching load is five undergraduate courses per year. Ability and interest in teaching a freshman-level humanities course is expected. Pacific University is a small, private university with approximately 1500 undergraduate students and another 1500 graduate students in health-related graduate programs. The undergraduate College of Arts & Sciences houses the Philosophy Department. Forest Grove is located 25 miles west of Portland, Oregon. For further information please see our web site at www.pacificu.edu. Pacific University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and encourages women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities to apply. Please send letter of application, CV, at least three letters of reference, evidence of teaching success, and writing sample to: Philosophy Search Committee ([email protected]). We accept only electronic submissions, preferably in PDF form. Paper submissions will not be accepted. Inquiries only should be sent to Philosophy Department chair, David Boersema ([email protected]). Application deadline November 30, 2011. (191W), posted: 11/3/2011.

84. OAKTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE, DES PLAINES, IL. Full Time, Tenure Track HUMANITIES Faculty. Oakton Community College seeks to fill one full time, tenure track Humanities faculty position beginning in August 2012. MA or PhD degree in a humanities discipline (the area of specialization is open) is required. A demonstrated excellence in teaching, commitment to student success, the ability to teach interdisciplinary humanities, teach a broad range of courses offered by the department, and to incorporate anti-racist and global perspectives into teaching are preferred. Also preferred are prior demonstrations of culturally competent interactions, development and delivery of courses using instructional technologies such as D2L, and participation in departmental and institutional service. The full time faculty member's workload during the nine month academic year is 30 lecture hour equivalents (LHE's). The average teaching load is 15 LHE's in the Fall and Spring semesters. Oakton uses an online application. Visit www.oakton.edu and click on "employment.” Full consideration will be given to applications received by 11/11/2011. Oakton Community College is an equal opportunity employer. (191W), posted: 10/25/2011.

83. BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY, LOUISVILLE, KY. Assistant Professor of Applied Ethics. Bellarmine University seeks an Assistant Professor for a tenure track position in Applied Ethics starting August 2012. A Ph. D. is required. This faculty member will teach undergraduate courses as well as in graduate degree programs in health sciences. Courses to be taught include 1) Bioethics for nursing and physical therapy programs; 2) Introduction to Philosophy and/or Ethics for the undergraduate general education curriculum; and 3) teaching of majors' courses for the department, e.g. logic. Position also includes directing Ethics and Social Justice Center (bringing speakers onto campus, etc.) and Ethics Bowl team and events. Some summer teaching of bioethics is required. A broad knowledge of the history of philosophy and/or an interest in philosophy of science are desirable. Course load: 4/3. Bellarmine is a highly selective private liberal arts university in the Catholic tradition with an enrollment of 3,200 students. Bellarmine University is located in Louisville, Kentucky; is listed in the Princeton Review’s 376 Best Colleges list, and is ranked 12th among Southern universities in the U.S. News and World Report. To apply please send CV, cover letter, writing sample, evidence of excellence in teaching, 3 letters of recommendation, and copies of graduate transcripts to: Dr. Steven Berg, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Bellarmine University, 2001 Newburg Rd., Louisville, KY 40205; email: [email protected]. We will accept applications until November 25. Bellarmine is an equal opportunity employer. Persons of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. (191W), posted: 10/24/2011.

82. GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, ALLENDALE, MI Asst. or Assoc. Professor of Liberal Studies - Emphasis in Sustainability Studies. Completed Ph.D. in social sciences or humanities required. Interdisciplinary Ph.D. preferred. Expertise in sustainability studies required. The successful candidate will provide leadership in environmental, social, political and economic justice, based in the theory and practice of liberal education. Position requires demonstrated teaching excellence in an interdisciplinary environment and incorporating diverse perspectives. Experience with community and non-profit leadership and interest in curriculum development are desirable. Experience in engaged pedagogy and community-focused courses preferred. Courses to be taught may include Lib 100 Introduction to Liberal Education; Lib 330 Idea of Nature; US 300 Interdisciplinary Research Methods; Lib 400/401 Visionary Thinkers. The Liberal Studies Department is the heart of GVSU's nationally recognized liberal education initiative and is housed in the innovative Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies. Apply online at www.gvsujobs.org. Please include application letter, evidence of excellent teaching effectiveness, research agenda, a statement of teaching philosophy, and CV with names, phone numbers and emails of three academic references. Three letters of reference and doctoral transcript should be sent separately to Dr. Wendy Burns-Ardolino, Search Committee Chair, Liberal Studies Department, GVSU, 1 Campus Drive - 233 LOH, Allendale, MI 49401-9403. Review of applications will begin November 7, 2011, and continue until position is filled. Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Please see http://www.gvsu.edu/liberalstudies for more information. (191W), posted: 10/24/2011.

81. NEUMANN UNIVERSITY, ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA. Neumann University, southeastern Pennsylvania's Catholic Franciscan institution of higher education, invites applications for the position of assistant professor of Philosophy beginning in August 2012. Applicants should hold the Ph.D. in Philosophy. The University especially invites applications and expressions of interest from Roman Catholic clergy in good standing. The successful candidate will be able to teach introductory Philosophy courses in Neumann's distinctive, mission-based core curriculum as well as upper-level courses in applied ethics. The ideal candidate will also be able to teach Theology 104, Theological Foundations, as needed. Area of specialization is open. Qualified candidates must possess an appreciation for and congruence with the Catholic, Franciscan mission of the University, as well as an understanding of the role of Philosophy in a Catholic institution of higher education. Responsibilities also include advising undergraduate students, assessment, and participation in governance. Submit application letter describing teaching and research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, transcripts, three recent letters of reference, and documentation of effective teaching to: Neumann University, David W. Brownlee, Vice President for Human Resources, One Neumann Drive Aston, PA 19014-1298. (191W), posted: 10/24/2011.

80. SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY EDWARDSVILLE, EDWARDSVILLE, IL. POSITION: Assistant Professor-Philosophy Department. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning August 16, 2012. Ph.D. required. Persons who are ABD may be considered for a one year term appointment at the rank of instructor but must complete degree within one year of employment. Teaching experience required. Seeking a person who will be an excellent teacher and a strong researcher. AOS: East Asian or Islamic Thought. AOC: World Religions, Philosophy of Religion Three courses per semester. Must be able to teach Critical Thinking. Department also has teaching needs in Applied Ethics; Aesthetics; Philosophy of Race; Philosophy of Law. Usual non-teaching duties. Possible summer teaching. Salary commensurate with credentials, qualifications, and experience. EO/AAE. The department is committed to the diversity of its faculty and encourages applications from under-represented groups. Send CV, writing sample, teaching materials, transcripts, and three letters of reference to Suzanne Cataldi, Chair, Philosophy Department, Box 1433a, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62026-1433a. Review of applications will begin November 28, 2011 and continue until position is filled. (SIUE is a state university; benefits under state-sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas). Electronic applications WILL NOT be accepted for this position. (191W), posted: 10/24/2011.

9. PENN STATE ROCK ETHICS INSTITUTE, UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. The Penn State Rock Ethics Institute invites applications for a one semester post-doctoral fellowship in business ethics in the spring of 2012. There is a good possibility of renewal, pending available funding.Successful applicants will have completed their dissertation before beginning the fellowship.The successful candidate will be asked a) to partner with faculty from the Smeal College of Business over the spring semester to develop ethics curriculum for their faculty and assist them in directing an intensive ethics workshop for business faculty in May, 2012; b) to develop pedagogical tools to advance the teaching of business ethics, including the exploration of the moral foundations of a market society,corporate responsibility and global sustainability in the core business curriculum; and 3) create externally-oriented programs designed to educate the broader, non-academic community about ethical issues related to business.Fellows will also be invited to participate in the programs of the Rock Ethics Institute. Applicants should submit a dossier that includes a letter of application detailing their qualifications for the position; a CV; a graduate transcript; and a writing sample. They should also arrange to have sent three confidential letters of recommendation to [email protected].Applications will be considered as they are received.Application materials should be submitted electronically at http://www.la.psu.edu/facultysearch/. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. (191W), posted: 10/20/2011.

78. WOODBURY UNIVERSITY, BURBANK, CA. Woodbury University’s Institute of Transdisciplinary Studies invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Philosophy in the Department of Art History with a research specialty and teaching ability in modern aesthetics, ethics, and/or critical theory with an interdisciplinary orientation. Qualified candidates should have a PhD (ABD considered if completion imminent) in philosophy or a related field and a commitment to collaboration and methodological complexity. The university offers regular academic ranks with annual and multi-year contracts. Starting annual salaries for PhD holders range from $54,000 -$65,000 based on qualifications. Responsibilities: As a teaching university, a professor’s chief responsibility is to the students through offering active, engaging, and challenging courses in his/her field. Normal course load is four courses per semester, but release time for various projects, including research, is available on a negotiated basis. Additional teaching opportunities in the Institute’s innovative lower-division interdisciplinary core curriculum combining history, literature, philosophy and politics exist, as well as in upper-division courses in one’s areas of specialization. Service on institute and university committees and an active professional development plan are also required. The University: Woodbury is a small, private university founded in 1884 with schools in architecture, design, and business, accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The campus lies at the foot of the Verdugo Mountains near Los Angeles. The 1,600 students reflect the diversity of the region socially, economically, and ethnically. The Institute: The position is part of an exciting innovation in undergraduate education—the Institute of Transdisciplinary Studies. Housing specialists in such diverse fields as academic and creative writing, art history, biology, history, mathematics, philosophy, physics, and politics, the Institute has built a variety of programs and courses built on disciplinary, interdisciplinary, and transdisciplinary foundations. From basic skills education to advanced analytical seminars, the Institute includes not only its own members, but faculty and students from across the university. Application: Review of applications begins November 16, 2011 and will remain open until January 16, 2012. Send letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, CV, copies of graduate school transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to: Office of Human Resources, Woodbury University, 7500 Glenoaks Boulevard, Burbank, CA 91510-7846. Email: [email protected] Email questions to Amy Pederson; Chair, Department of Art History [email protected] Woodbury University is an EEO/AA institution committed to multicultural diversity in its peoples and programs. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

77. BIOETHICS FELLOWSHIP AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH -DHHS.The Clinical Center Department of Bioethicsat the National Institutes of Healthinvites individuals with MD, PhD, JD or otherrelevant graduate training to apply for its two year fellowship program. Fellows will conduct mentored empirical and theoretical research related to the ethics of health policy, human subject research, international research ethics or other bioethical fields of interest. For a typical fellow, this research yields multiple articles in premier academic journals. Fellows will participate in bioethics seminars, case conferences, ethics consultation, protocol review and IRB deliberations, a clinical research training course, and have access to multiple educational opportunities at the NIH. Two year positions are available beginning in September 2012. Salary is commensurate with Federal guidelines. Applications are to include resume/CV, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, up to a 1000-word statement of interest, a writing sample(s) not to exceed a total of 30 pages, and three letters of reference. Application deadline: RECEIVED BY DECEMBER 31, 2011. Mail applications to Becky Chen, Bioethics-NIH, 10 Center Drive, 10/1C118, Bethesda, MD 20892-1156. 301-496-2429. [email protected]. See www.bioethics.nih.gov. (SW11), (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

76. HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY, KOWLOON TONG, HONG KONG. Faculty of Arts, Department of Religion and Philosophy. Lecturer I/II in Philosophy or Religious Studies (PR126/11-12) The appointee is expected to teach a relatively large variety of undergraduate courses, primarily in the Values and the Meaning of Life component of the General Education programme. Departmental administrative duties are required. Applicants should possess a relevant PhD Degree. Proficiency in English, Cantonese and Putonghua will be advantageous. Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one to two years commencing January 2012. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Remuneration package includes retirement/gratuity benefits, annual leave, medical and dental benefits. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Application Procedure: Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated CV and/or fill in the application form which should be sent to the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Fax: (852) 3411-5001; E-mail: [email protected]]. Application forms can be obtained by downloading from: http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms. Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications. Applicants should request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference to the Personnel Office direct. Please quote PR number on the application, confidential reference letters and any subsequent correspondence. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms & conditions then applicable at the time of offer. Closing date: 29 October 2011. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

*73., *74., *75.TULANE UNIVERSITY, NEW ORLEANS, LA. The School of Liberal Arts at Tulane University invites applications for a two-year contract, renewable annually, as Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows in the Humanities beginning in August 2012. We expect to appoint two or three fellows for AY 2012-13. Candidates must have received the PhD by June 30, 2012 and not before September 1, 2009. They must demonstrate successful teaching experience and an interesting research agenda. Fellows will be assigned to one of six departments within the School of Liberal Arts: Communication, English, French and Italian, History, Philosophy, or Spanish and Portuguese. Fellows will teach mid-and upper-level courses in their field of expertise, and these courses will be cross-listed with one or more of eighteen interdisciplinary programs. The teaching load will be one course per semester, with the remainder of the fellows’ time devoted to strengthening their research profiles. Fellows must be in residence at Tulane during the tenure of their fellowship. Preference may be given to applicants who intend to make use of Tulane’s and New Orleans’ rich cultural and archival resources, such as the Amistad Research Center, The Gulf South Center, the Hogan Jazz Archive, the Newcomb Center for Research on Women, the Southeastern Architectural Archive, the Latin American Library, the Historic New Orleans Collection, the Louisiana State Museum, and the archives of the New Orleans Public Library. The stipend is $45,900 per year, with some funding also available for research and travel. Tulane University is a privately endowed institution located in New Orleans, one of the world's unique urban centers. The University holds membership in the Association of American Universities and is a Carnegie Extensive Research University. Tulane is composed of nine academic divisions and home to over ten thousand graduate and undergraduate students. The School of Liberal Arts provides undergraduate students with an outstanding education in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts, developing skills of analysis, research, and written and oral expression that will serve them in their chosen profession. Students work closely with faculty who are distinguished research scholars or creative artists and who are eager to engage students in their work. Additional information on the School of Liberal Arts and its departments and programs can be accessed at http://www.liberalarts.tulane.edu/. Applicants should provide a one-page summary of their dissertation and a few sample titles of courses they would like to teach. Electronic submissions only, including cover letter, CV, dissertation summary, and sample courses, along with a list of three recommenders whose letters of recommendation are due by the deadline are due online via Interfolio by December 15, 2011. Applications will be accepted starting October 25, 2011. To apply please visit: http://www.interfolio.com/apply/3120. Tulane University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. All eligible candidates are invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

72. WESTERN NEW ENGLAND UNIVERSITY, SPRINGFIELD, MA. The Department of Humanities at Western New England University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track, starting Fall 2012. Area of Specialty: Open. Areas of Competence: World Religions and Philosophy of Religion. Teaching 8 courses per year/4 per semester, undergraduate only, to include Eastern Religions, Western Religions, and Philosophy of Religion. The successful applicant may also be asked to teach Critical Thinking, Introduction to Philosophy, and classes in applied ethics. Commitment to scholarship is expected. The usual non-teaching responsibilities. Applicants must have a Ph.D. prior to appointment. Experience is preferred. Salary is competitive and commensurate with credentials and experience. Excellent fringe benefits including tuition remission for employee, spouse, and dependent children. Summer teaching at additional pay is available. Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,700 students, including 2,550 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law. Candidates should send CV, letter of interest, a statement of teaching, a statement of research, and have three letters of reference sent directly to: Dr. Emmett Barcalow, c/o Jody Levesque, College of Arts and Sciences, Western New England University, Springfield, MA 01119. Application deadline is November 5, 2011. Representatives from the department may be interviewing at the Eastern Division APA. Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

71. UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, OXFORD, UK. Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Contemporary Metaphysics, to work on the project Power Structuralism in Ancient Ontologies, which is hosted by the Faculty of Philosophy, and supported by the European Research Council. The Fellowship is for the period 1 October 2012 to 30 September 2013, and is not renewable. The postholder will be expected to conduct collaborative and individual research into aspects of contemporary metaphysics which are relevant to the aims of the Project, and to investigate connections between relevant themes in ancient and contemporary metaphysics. The successful applicant will have an outstanding record of research in contemporary metaphysics, with evidence of, or evidence of potential for producing distinguished research in philosophy. By 1 October 2012, candidates should have received (or have submitted their thesis for) the degree of PhD. Further particulars, including details about how to apply, are available from www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk, or by contacting the Assistant Administrator, Faculty of Philosophy, 10 Merton Street, Oxford, OX1 4JJ (telephone: + 44 1865 276934; fax: + 44 1865 276932; email: [email protected]). The deadline for receipt of applications is 12.00 noon on 25 November 2011. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

70. UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE. Rank open, tenured or tenure-track, beginning Fall 2012. 2/2 load, semester system, teaching at undergraduate and MA levels. Usual non-teaching duties. Salary competitive. Opportunities available for summer and winter interim session teaching. AOS: Normative ethics and/or metaethics. AOC: Open. PhD or ABD (PhD completed by September 2012) in philosophy or closely related area required. The philosophy department is seeking someone with a strong record, or promise of a strong record, in research and teaching. Ability to teach applied ethics, though not required, is an asset. So is ability to teach a large course in Introduction to Philosophy. To apply go to http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/7466. The application will require a letter of application, a CV, and a writing sample to be uploaded. In addition, three or more letters of recommendation must be sent by regular mail to Julius Sensat, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413. Review of applications will begin on November 16, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply by November 28, 2011. UW-Milwaukee is an AA/EEO employer. (191W), posted: 10/19/2011.

69. MERCYHURST COLLEGE, ERIE, PA.
The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position beginning September, 2012. It is essential that candidates have a broad philosophical education and a record of teaching excellence. Candidates should be dedicated to teaching undergraduates in our liberal arts Core, major, and minor courses; committed to excellent scholarship with an early record of publication; and engaged in interdisciplinary learning and the preparation of students for long-term growth and success in their personal, professional, and civic life.The successful candidate will be someone who is able to bridge the conversational and research divide between contemporary analytical philosophies of science/biology/psychology and applied professional ethics in one or more allied professional fields, such as bio-medical, healthcare, or media ethics. AOS: applied ethics in one of the following fields: bio-medical, healthcare, media, or emerging technologies.AOC: philosophy of biology and science, philosophy of mind, logic, history of philosophy, ethics.Ph.D. by August 2012.Responsibilities will include:undergraduate teaching (6-8 courses per year); professional and public scholarship; student advising and mentoring; participation in department, college, and professional service activities.Salary commensurate with experience.Applicants should submit cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, and transcript by mail to James A. Snyder, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Philosophy, Mercyhurst College, 501 East 38th Street, Erie, PA, 16546.Cover letters should indicate availability for interview at the Eastern Division APA meeting and familiarity with Mercyhurst College.Completed applications must be received by December 1, 2011.Mercyhurst College is an equal employment opportunity affirmative action employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. (SW11), (191W),posted: 10/19/2011.

68. CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LOS ANGELES, CA.
Tenure-track Assistant Professor, beginning Fall 2012.AOS: Philosophy of Science.AOC: Open. Ph.D. strongly preferred before appointment. Feminist and alternative approaches to philosophy of science also welcome. Department offers B.A. and M.A. in philosophy. Teaching load is 2 or 3 courses/quarter (2 preparations), 3 ten-week quarters/year.Typical duties, including teaching, ongoing scholarly activity, and thesis supervision. Student body reflects the rich ethnic diversity of Los Angeles and surrounding communities. EO/Title IX. Send complete dossier, including (a) cover letter, (b) CV, (c) at least three letters of recommendation, (d) writing sample, and (e) evidence of good teaching, to: Kayley Vernallis; Search Committee; Department of Philosophy; California State University, Los Angeles; 5151 State University Drive; Los Angeles, CA 90032-8114.To ensure full consideration, please submit applications by November 28, 2011. (191W), posted: 10/18/2011.

*67. NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK, NY. The Liberal Studies Program at New York University invites applications for up to five full-time faculty positions to begin September 1, 2012, pending administrative and budgetary approval. Liberal Studies offers an innovative global core program whose students may complete their degrees in any of NYU’s liberal arts programs, and the Bachelor of Arts in Global Liberal Studies, which is establishing itself among NYU’s range of premier liberal arts degrees. We seek colleagues in the following areas who will teach both courses in the global core and, as needed, more advanced classes in the associated fields of specialization listed below: • Cultural Foundations I and II in the core; upper division specialization in Pre-modern Near Eastern, African, or Central Asian Studies strongly preferred; • Life Science in the core; upper division specialization in Global Health Policy or related area strongly preferred; •Social Foundations I and II in the core; upper division specialization in Pre-modern Near Eastern, African, or Central Asian Studies strongly preferred; •Social Foundations in the core; upper division specialization in Economic History or International Law strongly preferred; •Writing in the core; upper division specialization in Translation Studies or related area strongly preferred. Liberal Studies is an interdisciplinary program, and we welcome applicants from a broad range of disciplinary backgrounds in the Humanities, Sciences, and Social Sciences. Liberal Studies offers the Bachelor of Arts in Global Liberal Studies, and also houses a two-year, core curriculum program, the great majority of whose students continue their studies in NYU’s College of Arts and Science. Minimum qualifications: a Ph.D. or other appropriate terminal degree in hand by the date of appointment; three years of college-level teaching experience; and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Publications or other evidences of outstanding scholarship, creative work, or relevant professional activity are preferred. All Liberal Studies full-time faculty hold renewable term contracts, initially three years, and later potentially five years, in duration. There is no limit to the number of times a contract may be renewed, contingent upon satisfactory performance. Faculty normally teaches three classes per semester. Faculty also are expected to remain engaged in their fields of expertise, to advise undergraduates, and to contribute service to the program and to the University. Applications consisting ONLY of a cover letter and a currentCV should be submitted by December 1, 2011. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered. Full instructions for submitting an application and additional information about these positions and about the program may be found in an extended position description at: http://www.nyu.edu/projects/mediamosaic/1112LSJobs/. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. (191W), posted: 10/18/2011.

*66. NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK, NY. The Environmental Studies Program and Center for Bioethics invite applications for the position of Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow, pending administrative and budgetary approval. The initial appointment will be for one year beginning September 1, 2012, renewable annually for a maximum of three years. An applicant should have a keen interest in and preferably have written and taught in areas bioethics and environmental studies. We also welcome candidates who have training in such areas as ethics, political philosophy, social and political theory, public policy, or environmental health, who have strong or emerging teaching and research interests in bioethics and environmental studies. Applicants must expect to receive their Ph.D by Fall 2012 or have completed it no more than three years before the start date. We especially urge minority and female candidates to apply. The successful applicant will contribute to the education of undergraduate students in the Environmental Studies Program and masters students in the Bioethics Program., as well as contributing to the development of graduate programs in Environmental Studies. Additionally, the successful candidate will actively participate in seminars, conferences, and other projects of the two rapidly developing programs. Please submit CV, three letters of recommendation, two published or unpublished essays, and a statement of current and prospective research by December 1, 2011.To apply and learn more about the programs, visit the Environmental Studies Program at http://environment.as.nyu.edu and The Center for Bioethics at http://bioethics.as.nyu.edu.Application instructions can be found under each homepage’s "Employment" link. Questions may be sent to [email protected]. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. (191W), posted: 10/18/2011.

65. UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, EUGENE, OR. Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track, beginning fall quarter, 2012. AOS: Ethics. AOC: Open, but the Department is especially interested in the following areas: Gender Theory, History of Philosophy, Social/Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, and Logic. We are looking for someone who has a broad pluralistic orientation that encompasses a variety of perspectives, which must include being well-versed in approaches from within the analytic tradition. We want candidates who reach beyond moral theory to develop an engaged, embodied, culturally situated moral philosophy. Such a candidate would be interested in topics such as contemporary moral issues, environmental ethics, new research in moral psychology, and issues arising from gender, race, and cultural institutions. Position involves graduate and undergraduate teaching and maintaining an active program of research. Undergraduate teaching and research/publication experience and Ph.D. required. Salary will be competitive depending on qualifications. We seek candidates with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. To assure full consideration, applications must be received by November 18, 2011, but position will remain open until filled. Complete applications, including CV, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence, and a writing sample should be filed at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo. For more information, please refer to http://hr.uoregon.edu/jobs. EO/AA/ADA institution. (191W), posted: 10/18/2011.

64. LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO, IL. Asst. Prof., tenure-track, beginning fall semester 2012. AOS:Ancient: Plato; AOC: Open. Ph.D. prior to application. For more information, consult:www.careers.luc.edu(SW11), (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

63.LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO, IL. Asst. Prof.,tenure-track, beginning fall semester 2012. AOS:Ethics & Bioethics; AOC: Open. Ph.D. prior to application. For more information, consult: www.careers.luc.edu(SW11), (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

62. WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, MORGANTOWN, WV. Department of Philosophy, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor. AOS: Philosophy of Language - essential; Metaphysics - desirable.A successful applicant will be expected to do scholarly work in philosophy of language and to develop and teach an upper level undergraduate course in philosophy of language. AOC: Metaphysics - essential; theory of Knowledge - desirable.A successful applicant will be expected to teach an upper level undergraduate course in metaphysics. A PhD in philosophy by start date, August 16, 2012, is required. Evidence of the potential for excellence in teaching undergraduate students is required, in both courses for philosophy majors and university general education philosophy courses.Teaching experience is desirable. Experience working with undergraduates outside of the classroom (e.g., advising, extra-curricular activities and events) is desirable. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, creative, collegial, and broadly-trained philosopher who would be deeply committed to continuing our tradition of providing WVU undergraduates with a liberal arts college experience, on the main campus of the largest state university in West Virginia. Teaching Load: Three undergraduate courses per semester; potential for 3:2 assignment with productive research program. Qualified applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, writing sample, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent to [email protected].Paper applications should be sent to: Dr. Ralph W. Clark, Chair, Philosophy Department, West Virginia University, PO Box 6312, Morgantown, WV 26506-6312.If you have questions, you may contact Ralph Clark by phone at (304) 293-3641, x33302 or by email at [email protected].The deadline for applications is December 1, 2011.Selected applicants will be interviewed at the APA Eastern Division meeting.Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are urged to apply. West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. (191), (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

61. WORCESTER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE, WORCESTER, MA.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute's Humanities and Arts Department invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track position in philosophy, ethics, and religion. We seek an exceptional scholar and teacher with broad interests and the ability to engage with a variety of thematic areas within philosophical and religious thought, who will contribute to our strong undergraduate curricular commitment to providing a broad liberal education. Areas of specialization open, but we have particular interests in philosophy of science and technology and non-Western intellectual traditions. The successful candidate at the junior level will show evidence of innovative and successful teaching and great scholarly promise; at the senior level we seek someone with a strong record of publication in the most distinguished scholarly journals and academic presses and an outstanding record of teaching success. An exceptionally accomplished scholar-teacher at the senior level would be eligible for the Paris Fletcher Distinguished Professorship in the Humanities. Requirements:Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the field of philosophy or religious studies. Faculty in the Humanities and Arts are established scholars in their fields and play a significant role in the university's nationally known global studies program and project-based curriculum. Faculty collaborate with various institutions, including Worcester's cultural and scientific institutions, UMass Medical School, the American Antiquarian Society, the Worcester Art Museum, and the Colleges of Worcester Consortium. U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks WPI among the top national universities. WPI was recently named one of the Fiske Guide's 13 Most Interesting Colleges. We will be interviewing at the American Academy of Religion and the eastern division meeting of the American Philosophical Association. Search will continue until position is filled. Interested candidates should send PDF-formatted applications including a CV, statement of teaching and research interests, scholarly writing sample, and evidence of teaching competence to Margaret Brodmerkle ([email protected]); at least 3 confidential letters of recommendation must also be sent to the same address. All materials should be received by November 14. For further information about the position, please contact Kristin Boudreau, Department Head, at[email protected]. Salary is competitive and includes an excellent fringe benefit package. Additional information about the Humanities and Arts Department can be found athttp://www.wpi.edu/academics/Depts/HUA/Closing Date: Open Until Filled. Special Instructions to Applicants:Applicants should include samples of scholarly research. To apply directly, please visit:http://apptrkr.com/206447 To enrich education through diversity, WPI is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. A Member of the Colleges of Worcester Consortium. (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

60. THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, IOWA CITY, IA. The Department of Philosophy seeks applications for one tenure-track assistant professor position, beginning August 2012. AOS: Ancient Philosophy. AOC: Open, however, teaching interest in medieval philosophy desirable. Duties include research, undergraduate and graduate teaching (typically two courses per semester), thesis supervision, and service to the Department, College, and the University of Iowa. PhD in hand by date of appointment. The Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University, College and Department reflect this commitment. Candidates must submit the following application materials on-line at http://jobs.uiowa.edu: letter of application; CV; writing sample; and the names and contact information of at least three references. Refer to Requisition #60175. In addition, candidates must have the following sent to the department at [email protected] (this is preferable): evidence of successful teaching and at least three letters of recommendation. Candidates can also have these things sent by paper mail to Search Committee, Philosophy Dept., The University of Iowa, 169 EPB, Iowa City, IA 52242. Screening of applications begins November 1, 2011. Applications must be received by November 28, 2011 to ensure full consideration. Initial interviews will be conducted via video conference. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Iowa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

59. UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA, TUSCALOOSA, AL. The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall 2012. 3/2 semester teaching load, undergraduate. Usual non-teaching duties. AOS: philosophy of law or related area. AOC: same. Duties will include teaching in and helping to revise and expand our Pre-Law Track (www.as.ua.edu/philosophy/home/student/pre-law-track/). Additional preference for those who can also contribute to our Mind-Brain Track (www.as.ua.edu/philosophy/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/MindBrainBrochure.pdf). Ph.D. should be completed by August 15, 2012. To apply, go to facultyjobs.ua.edu. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity in its employees. Application materials should reach the Department by November 15 when their review begins, but applications will be accepted until position is filled. (191W), posted: 10/17/2011.

58. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH FLORIDA, JACKSONVILLE, FL.
AOS: Modern Philosophy and Metaphysics. AOC: open. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning fall semester, 2012. The successful candidate will actively engage in research and be expected to participate in the department's M.A. program in Practical Philosophy and Applied Ethics. She or he will have the opportunity to participate in UNF's Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Center for Ethics, Public Policy, and the Professions. Ph.D. required by time of appointment. The department is a pluralistic department emphasizing diverse approaches to teaching and research. A strong commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching is required as demonstrated by previous successful teaching experience; a portion of the teaching load will be lower division introductory philosophy courses that meet general education requirements. A willingness to contribute to the department's service mission is required. Usual non-teaching duties. The equivalent of 6 courses/year (3/semester), undergraduate/graduate. We encourage applications from women and minorities. Applicants should send a complete dossier, including a letter of application, C.V., at least three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, a writing sample up to 25 pages, and evidence of successful teaching experience to: Philosophy Search 2, Department of Philosophy, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224-7699. Deadline for initial consideration of applications is November 4, 2011. The position remains open until filled. NOTE: to be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application form at http://www.unfjobs.org, in addition to submitting by mail all required documents. Applicants who do not complete the online application form will not be considered for this position. UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. (SW11), (191W),posted 10/14/2011.

57. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH FLORIDA, JACKSONVILLE, FL. AOS: Ethical Theory. AOC: Environmental or Engineering Ethics. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning fall semester, 2012. The successful candidate will actively engage in research and be expected to participate in the department's M.A. program in Practical Philosophy and Applied Ethics. She or he will have the opportunity to participate in UNF's Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Center for Ethics, Public Policy, and the Professions. Ph.D. required by time of appointment. The department is a pluralistic department emphasizing diverse approaches to teaching and research. A strong commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching is required as demonstrated by previous successful teaching experience; a portion of the teaching load will be lower division introductory philosophy courses that meet general education requirements. A willingness to contribute to the department's service mission is required. Usual non-teaching duties. The equivalent of 6 courses/year (3/semester), undergraduate/graduate. We encourage applications from women and minorities. Applicants should send a complete dossier, including a letter of application, C.V., at least three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, a writing sample up to 25 pages, and evidence of successful teaching experience to: Philosophy Search 1, Department of Philosophy, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224-7699. Deadline for initial consideration of applications is November 4, 2011. The position remains open until filled. NOTE: to be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application form at http://www.unfjobs.org, in addition to submitting by mail all required documents. Applicants who do not complete the online application form will not be considered for this position. UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.(SW11), (191W),posted 10/14/2011.

56. LYCOMING COLLEGE, WILLIAMSPORT, PA. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning Fall 2012. 3/3 teaching load, undergraduate only.AOS and AOC to include Modern Philosophy and Philosophy of Science. The successful candidate will be expected to teach an upper-division course in modern philosophy, an historically-oriented course in the philosophy of science, and a basic course in symbolic logic. Candidates must have a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and a willingness to teach a variety of introductory courses.Lycoming College is a National Liberal Arts College of about 1450 students. Williamsport is a small city located in the Susquehanna Valley of the Bald Eagle Mountains approximately three and a half hours from New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. The area offers affordable housing and ample opportunities for cultural entertainment and outdoor recreation. PhD completed prior to appointment; experience preferred.Salary competitive.To apply:Send a letter responding to this position description, a CV, and two sample syllabi electronically (as one PDF attachment) to [email protected]. In addition, have three referees send letters of reference (in PDF format) to[email protected]. Each letter should reference "Philosophy search and applicants name” in the subject box. Deadline for completed applications is November 18, 2011. EOE (191W), posted: 10/13/2011.

55. DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY, PITTSBURGH, PA. Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure track, beginning fall semester 2012. AOS: Contemporary Continental Philosophy. AOC: Open. Ph.D. required. The Duquesne Philosophy Department has a strong commitment to contemporary continental philosophy and the history of philosophy. Teaching responsibilities: Undergraduate Core, elective courses, graduate courses (2/3 load). Send complete dossier, including evidence of teaching effectiveness and a recent writing sample, to Search Committee, Philosophy Department, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA 15282. Application deadline: November 1, 2011. Interviews will be conducted at the Eastern APA meeting. Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission of the University as well as show respect for the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community. Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. (191), (191W), posted: 10/13/2011.

*54. UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL. Position Title:
Assistant Professor in Philosophy of Science, Tenure-track Req # 00958 The Department of Philosophy at the University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track position in Philosophy of Science. Rank: entry-level Assistant Professor. Minimum teaching load: four courses/year; graduate and undergraduate; usual dissertation, committee responsibilities. PhD preferred by October 1, 2012. Required elements of the dossier are: cover letter, CV, teaching statement, dissertation abstract, teaching evaluations, research statement, three letters of reference, syllabi, and writing sample. Optional elements are up to four publications and a second writing sample which may also be a publication. Additional letters of reference may also be submitted. Everything except the letters of reference must be submitted via the Academic Careers Website (

http://tinyurl.com/4396x7x). At least three letters of reference must be submitted 1) through the Academic Careers website (http://tinyurl.com/4396x7x) by your referee(s) (strongly preferred) or 2) through Interfolio beginning Sept. 2, 2011 www.interfolio.com/universities/partners/UChiPhilScience.cfm (strongly preferred) or 3) by mail to: Philosophy of Science Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy, 1115 E. 58th St., Chicago, IL 60637-1511. Application review begins on Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, and continues until position is filled. For full consideration, all electronically uploaded materials including letters, and mailed materials including letters, must be received by October 31, 2011 when review begins. No applications or dossier materials will be accepted after November 11, 2011. Questions may be sent through the Academic Careers website (http://tinyurl.com/4396x7x) (preferred) or [email protected] with the subject heading SCIENCE SEARCH. Position contingent upon budgetary approval. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. http://tinyurl.com/4396x7x(SW11), (191W) posted: 10/12/2011.

*53. UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL. Position Title: Assistant Professor in Ethics, Tenure-track Req # 00960 The Department of Philosophy at the University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track position in Ethics. Rank: entry-level Assistant Professor. Minimum teaching load: four courses/year; graduate and undergraduate; usual dissertation, committee responsibilities. PhD preferred by October 1, 2012. Required elements of the dossier are: cover letter, CV, teaching statement, dissertation abstract, teaching evaluations, research statement, three letters of reference, syllabi, and writing sample. Optional elements are up to four publications and a second writing sample which may also be a publication. Additional letters of reference may also be submitted. Everything except the letters of reference must be submitted via the Academic Careers website (http://tinyurl.com/3tb8xrf). At least three letters of reference must be submitted 1) through the Academic Careers website (http://tinyurl.com/3ttk2se) by your referee(s) (strongly preferred) or 2) through Interfolio beginning Sept. 2, 2011www.interfolio.com/universities/partners/UChiPhilEthics.cfm (strongly preferred) or 3) by mail to: Ethics Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy, 1115 E. 58th St., Chicago, IL 60637-1511. Application review begins on Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, and continues until position is filled. For full consideration, all electronically uploaded materials including letters, and mailed materials including letters, must be received by October 31, 2011 when review begins. No applications or dossier materials will be accepted after November 11, 2011. Questions may be sent through the Academic Careers website (http://tinyurl.com/3ttk2se) (preferred) or[email protected] with the subject heading ETHICS SEARCH. Position contingent upon final budgetary approval. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. http://tinyurl.com/3ttk2se (SW11), (191W) posted: 10/12/2011.

52. UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO, ALBUQUERQUE, NM. Assistant Professor, probationary position leading to a tenure decision, beginning August 2012. AOS: Social and Political Philosophy. AOC: Open, with preference for candidates with competence to teach courses in applied ethics. Some of the faculty member’s teaching and service responsibilities may be in UNM’s Combined BAMD Program (http://hsc.unm.edu/som/combinedbamd/), in particular the teaching of an undergraduate course in medical ethics. Customary undergraduate and graduate teaching duties, including thesis supervision, and non-teaching duties in the Philosophy Department. The department welcomes candidates from all major philosophical traditions. We are looking for an outstanding scholar who combines excellence in a chosen field of study with intellectual breadth and curiosity, and who will enjoy working in a philosophically diverse department. Summer teaching may be available. Salary competitive. Minimum requirements are a Ph.D. in philosophy or a related field in hand by the time of appointment (or equivalent terminal degree, for those with degrees from foreign universities). For further information about the department, see our website (www.unm.edu/~thinker), call505-277-2405, or email the department administrator at[email protected]. Applicants should attach their cover letter, CV, and writing sample to their online application via UNMJobs website: unmjobs.unm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=64656.Please convert all files to PDF format before uploading to UNMJobs. The Philosophy position is listed as posting number 0812877.Additionally, at least three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Chair, Social and Political Philosophy Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, MSC03 2140, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001. For best consideration please apply by November 15, 2011. Position will remain open until filled. UNM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and educator. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

50., 51. AUBURN UNIVERSITY, AUBURN, AL. Two Assistant Professor tenure-track positions beginning Fall semester 2012. 3/2 semester teaching load (5 courses/year). Usual non-teaching duties. AOS: Open. AOC: Open. Factors contributing to a successful candidacy will include: scholarly record and evidence of research potential; evidence of teaching excellence; quality of writing sample; specialization and competencies in areas under-represented in the department; specializations and competencies in areas that will contribute to the department’s current research strengths; enriching to the diversity of the department. Ph.D. prior to appointment. Summer work may be available. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of employment; excellent communication skills required. Send letter of application, current CV, student/teacher/course evaluations if available, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to: Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy, 6080 Haley Center, Auburn University, AL 36849-5210. (Incomplete applications will not be considered.) See web page at www.auburn.edu/academic/liberal_arts/philosophy. Auburn University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Deadline for acceptance of applications will be November 23, 2011. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

49. CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, ELLENSBURG, WA. Assistant Professor - Philosophy (Ethics), tenure track position beginning Fall 2012. AOS: Ethics (theoretical rather than applied). AOC: Ancient (required) and Philosophy of Law (preferred), especially in international issues. The department has a strong and very active philosophy major and minor, a new ethics minor, and a lively specialization in religious studies. The successful candidate’s responsibilities will involve teaching seven courses a year (quarter system), including general education and major courses in philosophy; supervising senior theses; advisement; performing customary service; active and productive scholarship. Ph.D. in philosophy required prior to 16 September 2012; must have demonstrated potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and scholarship; experience working with multicultural curriculum preferred. Screening begins on 15 November 2011. Please apply online at: https://jobs.cwu.edu. A complete application includes a letter of application, CV, writing sample, teaching statement, evidence of teaching excellence (including recent course evaluations). In addition to the online application, three letters of reference should be mailed to Search Committee Chair, Philosophy Department, Central Washington University, 400 E. University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-7555. For more information, see www.cwu.edu/~philo/. CWU is AA/EEO/Title IX institution. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

47., *48. YALE UNIVERSITY, NEW HAVEN, CT. The Department of Philosophy intends to make one or two tenure track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2012. AOS: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Mind; Language; Logic or Philosophy of Science. AOC: open. Yale University is an affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, faculty, and staff and strongly encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. Applications (including a CV, at least three letters of reference, a writing sample, and evidence regarding teaching qualifications) should be done electronically at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/Yale/PHIL. Review of applications will begin 15 November 2011. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*46. UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON, TACOMA, TACOMA, WA.
Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, Assistant Professor, Comparative Religion. The University of Washington Tacoma seeks an intellectually expansive scholar with a Ph.D. in Comparative Religion or a closely related field, possessing wide-ranging interests and demonstrating excellent teaching and research potential for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.In exceptional cases candidates who are ABD may be appointed on an acting basis. A focus on Asia, questions of social construction, and/or interest in the relation of religion and science are a plus. The position begins September 16, 2012 and is contingent on funding. To apply, please submit: 1) a letter delineating your interests and qualifications, a description of research projects underway, and your teaching experience, 2) a curriculum vitae, including a list of courses taught, 3) a statement of your teaching philosophy, 4) an article length writing sample, 5) evidence of teaching effectiveness, and 6) three letters of reference. Submit all application materials through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1082. Screening of applicants will begin November 15, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. For further information, please e-mail Dr. Samuel Parker, search chair, [email protected]. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. All University of Washington Tacoma faculty engage in teaching, research and service. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

45. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, SALT LAKE CITY, UT. Sustainability Studies: Assistant Professor – University of Utah. The College of Humanities and the College of Social and Behavioral Science seek an Assistant Professor in sustainability studies, with the successful candidate to be appointed to the department within these two colleges most relevant to his or her research and teaching specialization. The successful applicant will be expected to pursue an active research and publication agenda, and to teach required courses both in the Environmental Humanities Graduate Program and the undergraduate Environmental and Sustainability Studies Program. We are especially interested in applicants whose research and teaching methods utilize an interdisciplinary approach to ecology and sustainability issues. Ph.D. required by start date. Standard teaching load is two courses per semester. Salary is competitive. Start date: Fall 2012 semester. Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation at http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/9455. The University of Utah, a Research-1 public institution with approximately 21,000 undergraduates and 9,000 graduate students is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. For additional information see: http://www.regulations.utah.edu/humanResources/5-106.html. The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

43., 44. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, SALT LAKE CITY, UT. Assistant Professor – University of Utah. The Department of Philosophy seeks to hire two tenure-track Assistant Professors to begin Fall 2012. Areas of Specialization include Ethics, Applied Ethics, Political Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Cognitive Science and Philosophy of Medicine. The department is particularly interested in applicants whose research will continue building on existing strengths in philosophy of biology, practical reasoning, and applied ethics. Teaching load for tenure track faculty at the University of Utah is two courses per semester of undergraduate and graduate teaching. The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students. The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veteran’s preference. Reasonable accommodation provided. For additional information: http://www.regulations.utah.edu/humanResources/5-106.html. The University of Utah job application process is all electronic. For full consideration, a complete file including cover letter, CV, teaching materials (evaluations), and a writing sample (example of research) must be submitted via http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/9511 by November 8, 2011. Confidential letters of recommendation must also be submitted via the online system. Applicants must submit email addresses of each confidential letter writer or the email address of their confidential dossier service. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

42. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, SALT LAKE CITY, UT. Associate Professor – University of Utah. The Department of Philosophy seeks to hire an early or mid-rank Associate Professor to take up the Sterling M. McMurrin Chair in Philosophy. Area of Specialization is open but the department is particularly interested in applicants whose research will continue building on existing strengths in philosophy of biology, practical reasoning, and applied ethics. Teaching load for faculty at the University of Utah is two courses per semester of undergraduate and graduate teaching. The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students. The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veteran’s preference. Reasonable accommodation provided. For additional information: http://www.regulations.utah.edu/humanResources/5-106.html. The University of Utah job application process is all electronic. For full consideration, a complete file including cover letter, CV, and a writing sample (example of research) must be submitted via http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/9656. Other materials such as teaching evaluations may also be uploaded via this link. The position is open until filled. Confidential letters of recommendation must also be submitted via the online system. Applicants must submit email addresses of each confidential letter writer upon application. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

41. UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO, TORONTO, ON. The Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream position in Metaphysics and Epistemology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2012, by which time the successful candidate must hold a Ph.D.Candidates must demonstrate excellence in, and commitment to, both research and teaching. The candidate’s research will focus on metaphysics and epistemology broadly conceived. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach a broad range of courses from the introductory to advanced levels, contributing to the undergraduate program on the St. George campus.The University of Toronto, Department of Philosophy is a three-campus graduate department, consisting of all philosophy faculty appointed to the St. George, Mississauga (UTM), and Scarborough (UTSC) campuses. Graduate teaching and supervision typically take place on the St. George campus. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.For further details and to apply online please visit www.jobs.utoronto.ca (Job #1100918). Applications must include a cover letter, CV, sample of academic writing, statement of research interests, all academic transcripts, and a teaching portfolio.Please have three letters of reference, at least one of which must comment on the applicant's teaching abilities, sent directly to:Arthur Ripstein, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Professor of Law and Philosophy, University of Toronto, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George Street, Room 408, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8. This address may also be used to send additional documents that cannot be accommodated using the online application system. Please do NOT submit materials both online and in hard copy. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 15, 2011. The University of Toronto offers the opportunity to teach, conduct research and live in one of the most diverse and cosmopolitan areas in the world. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. For more information about the Department of Philosophy, please visit http://philosophy.utoronto.ca. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

40. UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, RICHMOND, VA. The University of Richmond invites applications or nominations for the Tucker-Boatwright Professorship of Humanities. This is a tenured position in the Department of Philosophy beginning August 2012. Candidates must be eligible for appointment at the rank of professor and must have at least 10 years of teaching experience. The ideal candidate will be an outstanding teacher and scholar with a distinguished record of publication and professional service. Teaching responsibilities will support the undergraduate philosophy curriculum and may also support the University’s interdisciplinary programs, for example in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) and/or Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL). The successful candidate must meet all position requirements at the time of selection. For more information on the department and its programs, see (http://www.philosophy.richmond.edu). Applicants should apply online at https://www.urjobs.org using the Faculty (Instruction/Research) link. They will be asked to supply a curriculum vitae, a summary of current teaching and research interests, and a list of three references. The search committee will begin to review applications and nominations on November 1, and will continue to consider candidates until the position is filled. Nominations and inquiries may be directed to Dr. Nancy Schauber, Chair of the Department of Philosophy, electronically at [email protected]. The University of Richmond is a highly selective, private institution that is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body and to being an inclusive community. We strongly encourage applicants to indicate their potential contributions to these goals. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

39. UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM. Merton College and the Faculty of Philosophy propose to appoint to a Tutorial Fellowship in Philosophy in association with a University Lecturership (CUF), from 1 October 2012. AOS: Moral Philosophy. An interest in Political or Legal Philosophy will be welcome, but is not required. Applications from candidates whose work complements the research and teaching of the Faculty will be especially welcome. Candidates should have received the degree of PhD by 1 October 2012, or at least have submitted a completed doctoral dissertation for examination by that date, but candidates who do not meet this requirement may be considered if they have attained a comparable level of publication. For further particulars, including details of teaching requirements and of how to apply, see http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk, or write to the Administrator, Faculty of Philosophy, 10 Merton Street, Oxford, OX1 4JJ, UK (tel: +44 1865 276928; email: [email protected]). Applications must be submitted by email no later than 12.00 noon on Friday 4 November 2011. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

38. UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO, ALBUQUERQUE, NM.
Assistant Professor, probationary position leading to a tenure decision, beginning August 2012. AOS: Asian philosophy. AOC: Open, but the Department regularly needs to offer a course in medical ethics. Preference for candidates who (1) have expertise in Chinese or Japanese philosophy, (2) whose research includes working with original texts, and (3) who have a strong background in philosophy. Customary undergraduate and graduate teaching duties, including thesis supervision, and non-teaching duties in the Philosophy Department. We are looking for an outstanding scholar who combines excellence in a chosen field of study with intellectual breadth and curiosity, and who will enjoy working in a philosophically diverse department. Summer teaching may be available. Salary competitive. Minimum requirements are a Ph.D. in philosophy or a related field in hand by the time of appointment (or equivalent terminal degree, for those with degrees from foreign universities). For further information about the department, see our website (www.unm.edu/~thinker), call 505-277-2405, or email the department administrator at [email protected]. Applicants should attach their cover letter, CV, and writing sample to their online application via UNMJobs website: unmjobs.unm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=64643. Please convert all files to PDF format before uploading to UNMJobs. The Philosophy position is listed as posting number 0812867. Additionally, at least three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Chair, Asian Philosophy Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, MSC03 2140, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001. For best consideration please apply by November 15, 2011. Position will remain open until filled. UNM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and educator. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

37. UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO, NV. The Gender, Race, and Identity Program at the University of Nevada, Reno announces an opening for an Assistant Professor. This is a tenure-track position to begin Fall 2012. The position will be a joint appointment in Women’s Studies and in a humanities department in the College of Liberal Arts. The successful candidate will have a strong background in interdisciplinary feminist approaches and must have research and teaching interests in intersections of gender, race, class, ethnicity, sexuality or related areas. Engagement with theories of race, identity, or difference desired. Research or teaching intersection with another area of GRI and expertise that fills a relevant need in the humanities department preferred. The GRI program offers a major in Women’s Studies, minors in Women’s Studies, Ethnic Studies, Religious Studies, and Holocaust, Genocide, and Peace Studies, and a graduate certificate in Gender, Race and Identity Studies. The successful candidate should expect to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate courses as well as graduate courses in Women’s Studies and the department of joint appointment. A strong record of research is expected in addition to experience and promise as an excellent teacher. Ph.D. in Women’s Studies and/or Gender Studies or Ph.D. in a humanities field with an emphasis on women and/or gender must be completed by July 1, 2012. The University of Nevada requires that applications be submitted electronically at https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/9714 To apply, complete the brief form and submit letter of application, C.V. with reference contact information, dissertation abstract, and writing sample of fewer than 26 pages. All applications must be submitted electronically no later than October 28, 2011. An unofficial transcript and dossier with recommendation letters may be requested later. HR will attempt to verify academic credentials upon receipt of hiring documents. If the academic credentials cannot be verified, HR will notify the faculty member that an official transcript of their highest degree must be submitted within thirty days of the faculty member’s first day of employment. AA/EEO Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

36. UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS, MEMPHIS, TN.
Assistant Professor, tenure-track position, to begin fall 2012 (semester system). Salary Competitive. AOS and AOC: Open. However, the department is interested in building on its strengths in Social and Political Philosophy, 19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind/Cognitive Science, and Moral Psychology. Letter of application, CV, name and contact information for three references, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and writing sample should be submitted on-line at: https://workforum.memphis.edu. Position may remain open until filled. To assure full consideration for APA interview material should be received by November 15, 2011. Website: http://philosophy.memphis.edu. An EO/AA University. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

35. UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS, MEMPHIS, TN. The Department of Philosophy at the University of Memphis is pleased to announce the establishment of a Diversity Post-Doctoral Fellowship to begin fall, 2012 (semester system). This is a one year appointment with possible renewal contingent upon performance and departmental needs. Salary competitive. The successful candidate will pursue research, teach one course per semester, and exhibit a commitment to the department’s mission of providing an inclusive environment in which to study philosophy. The department is especially interested in candidates who will contribute to research and teaching in areas of philosophy that are typically underrepresented in the canon. This includes, but is not restricted to, African American Philosophy, Latino Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, and Critical Race Theory. Letter of application, CV, the names of three references, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and writing sample should be submitted on-line at https://workforum.memphis.edu. To assure full consideration, materials should be received by November 15, 2011. Website: http://philosophy.memphis.edu. An EO/AA University. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

34. UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE, LOUISVILLE, KY. The University of Louisville invites applications for a Senior Professor of Global Humanities, with tenure, who will also serve as Director of the Humanities Ph.D. program, beginning July 1, 2012. The program seeks a scholar with a distinguished record of teaching and research. Expertise may include but should expand beyond the United States and Western Europe. While candidates may be based in a traditional discipline, the program is searching particularly for scholars who work from an interdisciplinary, international, and/or comparative perspective. Administrative experience is a plus. All applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a list of three references with contact information through the University of Louisville's on-line portal at www.highereddecisions.com. Three letters of recommendation should be sent as e-mail attachments directly from your references to Lisa Schonburg ([email protected]). For priority consideration, please apply by November 15, 2011. For questions, contact Lisa Schonburg by e-mail or at 502-852-3887). The University of Louisville is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity and, in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*33. UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL. The University of Illinois at Chicago seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Islamic Studies (Religion, Society, and the Muslim World) beginning August 2012. Candidates with expertise in any period or region are encouraged to apply. Applicants should expect to have received their PhD before the commencement of employment. PhDs may be in any discipline, but the candidate must be eligible for appointment in an existing department in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Standard teaching load is two courses per semester, and salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications. The University of Illinois at Chicago is a diverse, urban campus in the heart of downtown Chicago. Applications from minority and women candidates are very strongly encouraged; the University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.uic.edu/https://jobs.uic.edu (click on "jobs board" and scroll down to find the relevant listing). A letter of application, CV, writing sample, and the names of at least three referees are required. Online applications must be completed by December 15, 2011 to be considered. The position is subject to final budgetary approval. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

31., 32. UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE, NEWARK, DE. The University of Delaware seeks to hire a minimum of two professors as part of a university-wide commitment to bring to campus accomplished scholars whose work examines the history, culture, politics or creative works of racially or culturally marginalized communities employing a range of analytical and creative conceptual frameworks and methodologies. Applicants who have a Ph.D. (or J.D. for legal scholars) in the arts and humanities, social or behavioral sciences, or business and economics, law and public policy will be appointed in the department of their discipline. Applications from scholars with interdisciplinary interests and who examine social dynamics at the intersection of diverse groups are especially welcome. We expect to hire at the associate or full professor rank though assistant professors are also encouraged to apply. The University of Delaware, aRU/VH: Research University, is a Sea, Space, and Land Grant institution, strategically located on a beautiful campus in Newark, Delaware in the middle of the Northeast corridor. Nearby Wilmington is approximately halfway—or an hour and a half by train—between New York and Washington, D.C. Philadelphia and Baltimore are each about an hour away. The University of Delaware is a well-endowed public institution with selective admissions, resulting in a student body of about 17,000 undergraduate and 3,500 graduate students. The University has an excellent compensation and benefits package that, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education, makes it a "Great College to Work For." Review of applications will begin November 15, 2011 and continue until positions are filled. To apply, please submit—in a single Word or PDF document—a current CV and cover letter indicating your interest in the position, relevant scholarly activities and accomplishments and any leadership or collaborative engagement in institutional or community projects to http://www.udel.edu/udjobs. Letters of reference and other materials may be requested at a later date. Inquiries should be addressed to the search committee chair: James M. Jones, Chair of Diversity Search Committee, Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, [email protected]. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

30. UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. The Department of Philosophy at UCCS invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2012. The department is seeking a candidate with an AOS in Asian Philosophy, including but not limited to Buddhism, Chinese, Indian. The AOC is open. Ph.D. defended by May 2012. Applicant is expected to be competent in a language(s) relevant to the AOS. All applications are online at www.jobsatcu.com/hr Position #814794. Applications must include CV, letter of application, evidence of teaching excellence, writing sample, evidence of service, and 3 letters of recommendation. Application deadline November 4, 2011.The successful candidate will be required to submit an official transcript of his/her terminal degree. If you cannot upload a required document, please contact the Jobs at CU help desk at either [email protected] or 1-888-472-9236. UCCS fosters equity in employment by promoting diversity and assuring inclusiveness. UCCS particularly welcomes applications from women, minorities, and persons with disabilities. UCCS is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students, and visitors. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

29. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO, LA JOLLA, CA. Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor: The Department of Philosophy, UC San Diego (http://philosophy.ucsd.edu/), is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. Given that commitment, the department invites applications for a faculty position. Senior or junior applicants with strong publication records will be considered for the position. The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary is based on University of California pay scales. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to scholars in the fields of Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Neuroscience, or empirically informed Philosophy of Language. The department is particularly interested in recruiting candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activity, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. Duties include active research, graduate supervision, normal committee service, and classroom teaching at all levels, including general education courses, courses for undergraduate majors and graduate seminars. The standard teaching load is four courses per year. We do not plan to interview at the APA Eastern Division meetings. All applicants are also asked to summarize in a personal statement any past experience and leadership in equity and diversity, especially activities that include women and historically underrepresented students and faculty, or their potential to make contributions in this area. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2011, and continue until the position is filled.Junior applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of recent publications, a personal statement, and at least three letters of recommendation to https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply. Please apply to the position listed under: Philosophy Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (10-297) Senior candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a personal statement, and names and contact information of at least three references to https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply. Please apply to the position listed under: Philosophy Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (10-297) UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

28. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY, CA. One position at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Philosophy, beginning July 1, 2012. 4 courses/year, graduate and undergraduate, thesis supervision, usual non-teaching duties. AOS and AOC: open, though the Department particularly welcomes applications from candidates working in Early Modern Philosophy, Metaphysics and Epistemology, Moral and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, or Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy. Ph.D. or equivalent by July 1, 2012, preferred. Salary competitive. Qualified women and members of underrepresented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants for an Assistant Professor position should send (by regular mail) an application letter, complete dossier, curriculum vitae, and writing sample. Applicants for an Associate Professor or Full Professor position may apply either by regular mail or by email (sent to the Department Chair, at [email protected]); they should accompany their application with a CV, a list of publications, and the names and current addresses of at least three referees. Please refer potential referees to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality found at http://apo.chance.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html. Application materials sent by regular mail should be addressed to: Personnel Committee, Dept. of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-2390. Application deadline is November 8, 2011. The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*27. THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA. The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a probationary (tenure-track) faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2012.AOS: Any area of Philosophy of Science. In addition to the physical, biological, cognitive and social sciences, we are interested in candidates in logic and the foundations of mathematics. AOC: Open. Candidates are required to hold a PhD at the time of appointment. They should show promise of research excellence, as well as having experience in and enthusiasm for teaching. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their dossiers (letter of application, CV, teaching dossier, writing sample, and three letters of reference) via Interfolio (http://www.interfolio.com). Applicants may also mail applications to Professor Henrik Lagerlund, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Stevenson Hall, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B8. Applications must be received by November 18, 2011. Positions are subject to budget approval.Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Western Ontario is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*26. THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA. The Department of Philosophy at The University of Western Ontario invites applications or nominations for the Rotman Canada Research Chair (Tier I) in Philosophy of Science. The Canada Research Chair program has been established by the Government of Canada to enable Canadian universities to foster research excellence and enhance their role as world-class centers of research. Further information on the program is available on the CRC web site at http://www.chairs.gc.ca. We are seeking an innovative leader and established scholar in any area of Philosophy of Science, broadly construed. The successful candidate will play a key role in the academic leadership of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy (http://www.rotman.uwo.ca).The position represents an exciting opportunity for experienced individuals who are recognized internationally as leaders in their field and who are currently in the rank of Professor or Associate Professor. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with qualifications and experience.This position would be at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor with Tenure. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. All Chairs are subject to review and final approval by the CRC Secretariat. Applications including a curriculum vitae, a writing sample, a teaching dossier and a description of a 5-7 year research plan and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three potential referees to: Professor Henrik Lagerlund, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Stevenson Hall, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B8. Positions are subject to budget approval.Applicants should have fluent oral and written communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Western Ontario is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*25. THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, LONDON, CANADA.
The Rotman Institute of Philosophy at The University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada invites applicants for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science and Ethics (one year with a possibility of renewal for a second year). The purpose of the Fellowship is to provide an opportunity for new scholars in ethics, bioethics, or political philosophy with a research focus on science to pursue their chosen areas of scholarly research further in a research intensive environment. The Postdoctoral Fellow in Science and Ethics will have an office within Rotman Institute in the Department of Philosophy (www.rotman.uwo.ca). S/he will have the use of the University's internet and library resources. It is expected that the Fellow will give one lecture on her or his research during the course of the year at Western and that the Fellow will participate fully in the research life of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, including participation in conferences, research groups, and reading groups. The Fellow is also expected to teach a half course in the Department of Philosophy. Candidates must have had a PhD in Philosophy conferred within five years from the start of the Fellowship. All PhD requirements must be completed by the starting date of this Postdoctoral Fellowship, July 1, 2012. The stipend is $35,000 Canadian plus a research allowance of $5,000 Canadian. Please send curriculum vitae, writing sample, research statement, and three letters of reference to: Professor Charles Weijer, Director, Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B8. Fax: 519-661-3261. E-Mail: [email protected]. Applications must be received by December 31, 2011. This position is subject to the availability of funds. Applicants should have fluent oral and written communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Western Ontario is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*24. THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, LONDON, CANADA. The Rotman Institute of Philosophy at The University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada invites applicants for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Philosophy of Science (one year with a possibility of renewal for a second year).The purpose of the Fellowship is to provide an opportunity for new scholars in philosophy of science to pursue their chosen areas of scholarly research further in a research intensive environment. The Postdoctoral Fellow in Philosophy of Science will have an office within Rotman Institute in the Department of Philosophy (www.rotman.uwo.ca). S/he will have the use of the University's internet and library resources. It is expected that the Fellow will give one lecture on her or his research during the course of the year at Western and that the Fellow will participate fully in the research life of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, including participation in conferences, research groups, and reading groups. The Fellow is also expected to teach a half course in the Department of Philosophy. Candidates must have had a PhD in Philosophy conferred within five years from the start of the Fellowship. All PhD requirements must be completed by the starting date of this postdoctoral Fellowship, July 1, 2012. The stipend is $35,000 Canadian plus a research allowance of $5,000 Canadian.Please send curriculum vitae, writing sample, research statement, and three letters of reference to: Professor Charles Weijer, Director, Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B8. Fax: 519-661-3261. E-Mail: [email protected]. Applications must be received by December 31, 2011.This position is subject to the availability of funds. Applicants should have fluent oral and written communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Western Ontario is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

23. THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, IOWA CITY, IA.
The Department of Philosophy seeks applications for one tenure-track assistant professor position, beginning August 2012. AOS: Value Theory. (We have particularly pressing teaching and research needs in political philosophy and philosophy of law.) Duties include research, undergraduate and graduate teaching (typically two courses per semester), thesis supervision, and service to the Department, College, and the University of Iowa. Ph.D. in hand by date of appointment. The Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University, College and Department reflect this commitment. Candidates must submit the following application materials on-line at http://jobs.uiowa.edu: letter of application; curriculum vitae; writing sample; copy of graduate transcripts; and the names and contact information of at least three references. Do not send these by paper mail. Refer to Requisition #59975. In addition, candidates must send evidence of successful teaching and at least three letters of recommendation either by e-mail (this is preferable)[email protected] or else by paper mail to Search Committee, Philosophy Dept., The University of Iowa, 169 EPB, Iowa City, IA 52242. Screening of applications begins November 1, 2011. Applications must be received by November 28, 2011 to ensure full consideration. Initial interviews will be conducted via video conference. Women and members of under-represented minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Iowa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

22. THE MCCOY FAMILY CENTER FOR ETHICS IN SOCIETY, STANFORD UNIVERSITY, STANFORD, CA. Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities for 2012-2013. For 2012-2013, The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society seeks up to four new postdoctoral fellows. We welcome candidates with substantial normative research interests from diverse backgrounds including philosophy, the social sciences, and professional schools. We are especially interested in candidates with research interests in inequality,human rights, immigration, and environmental justice, but we welcome all applicants with strong normative interests that have some practical implications. Fellows will teach one class, participate in a Political Theory Workshop, interact with undergraduates in the Ethics in Society Honors Program and help in developing an inter-disciplinary ethics community across the campus.The appointment term is September 1, 2012 - August 31, 2013; however, the initial term may be renewed for an additional year. Applicants must have completed all requirements for their PhD by June 30, 2012. Candidates must also be no more than 3 years from the awarding of their degree (i.e., September 2009).Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.It welcomes applications from women and members of minority groups, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions. Salary is competitive.The application deadline isJanuary 11, 2012(5:00pm Pacific Standard Time). To access the online application system, visithttps://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1133. For more information on the Center and our fellowship program, visit http://ethicsinsociety.stanford.edu/grants-fellowships/postdoctoral-fellowships/. For inquiries, please contactJoan Berry ([email protected]). (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

21. SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, SYRACUSE, NY. Guttag Professor of Ethics and Political Philosophy. The department seeks a senior figure in ethics or political philosophy for the Guttag Professorship. We particularly encourage applications from women and minority candidates. Expressions of interest may be sent to Robert Van Gulick, Chair, Guttag Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, 541 Hall of Languages, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, or to any member of the faculty of the Department. Those who applied previously do not need to resend materials; they may send us updated information if they wish to do so. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. EO/AAE. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

20. ST. AMBROSE UNIVERSITY, DAVENPORT, IA. St. Ambrose University seeks applicants for tenure-track Assistant Professor in Philosophy beginning August 2012. Areas of specialization: Medieval, 16th-18th Century, or 20th Century European Philosophy. Areas of competence: logic or critical thinking. Ph. D. preferred at time of appointment. In a department firmly committed to undergraduate liberal arts education, priority will be given to applicants showing evidence of successful teaching. Position includes four courses per semester and usual non-teaching duties (student advising, committee service, etc.) in a department of 7 full-time members who teach from the introductory level to the advanced undergraduate level, contributing to general education and the major in philosophy. The Core Values of the University include: Catholicity, Integrity, the Liberal Arts, Life-Long Learning, and Diversity.See www.sau.edufor further information. Deadline for applications is November 11. Send letter of interest, CV, three letters of recommendation, and a statement of teaching philosophy to: Philosophy Position; Director of Human Resources; St. Ambrose University; 518 West Locust St.; Davenport, IA 52803. Email: [email protected] AA/EOE (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

19. SAGINAW VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI. Saginaw Valley State University invites applicants for a one-year temporary Instructor of Philosophy beginning Fall 2012.Candidate will be expected to teach at least two of the following four classes:business ethics, health care ethics, engineering ethics, and legal ethics. AOS: applied ethics.AOC:Open. For complete list of requirements, further information, and to apply for this position, please visit www.jobs.svsu.edu.Applicants must apply on-line at www.jobs.svsu.edu.SVSU is an EO/AA employer. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

*18. OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, STILLWATER, OK.Assistant Professor, tenure-track, beginning the Fall, 2012 semester. Initial appointment for four years. Two-three classes/semester. Some committee work.Salary competitive.AOS: (a) Continental Philosophy (the department already has strengths in Heidegger & Existentialism, so preference will be given to candidates with other focus areas) or (b) Social/Political Philosophy; AOC: The other alternative. The successful candidate will be able to teach upper division courses in both Continental and Social/Political Philosophy.Ph.D. and some teaching experience required. Application deadline is November 28, 2011.Search will continue until the position is filled. This position is subject to available funding. Send letter of application, CV, at least three letters of recommendation, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, writing sample, and evidence of teaching ability to Dr. Doren Recker, Head; Department of Philosophy; Oklahoma State University; 246 Murray Hall; Stillwater, OK 74078-5064. The OSU Department of Philosophy homepage can be accessed at http://philosophy.okstate.edu. Oklahoma State is an AA/EEO/E-Verify employer.OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

17. MANHATTAN COLLEGE, RIVERDALE, NY. The Department of Philosophy at Manhattan College seeks a tenure-track assistant professor. AOS: History of Philosophy, especially Medieval. AOC: Ethics, and Medieval or Early Modern/Renaissance or Modern. Ph.D. required. Candidates should be excellent teachers with a broad humanistic background; teaching load: 3/3 (for those with active research agendas). Send or email letter of application, CV, and names of three references to Dr. Mitchell Aboulafia, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Manhattan College, 4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10471 ([email protected]). Application deadline is December 1, 2011; applications will be considered until the position is filled. Candidates will be interviewed at the American Philosophical Association Conference in Washington in December 2011. Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition located in the Riverdale section of New York City. We ask our faculty, administration and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and make a positive contribution to that mission. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We are committed to a diverse campus community. An AA/EO Employer. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

15., 16. LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND, BALTIMORE, MD. Loyola University Maryland seeks applicants for two full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Philosophy, one with a specialization in Social and Political Philosophy, and one with specialization in Medieval Philosophy beginning Fall 2012. Must be competent to teach historically oriented introductory philosophy courses as well as ethics. Standard teaching load is three courses per semester; 2 sections of a year-long historical introductory course, and 1 upper-level elective of choice or ethics course. Usual non-teaching duties. Candidates with Ph.D. preferred; ABD considered, if candidate will have defended by time of appointment. For more information about this position, and to apply, please go to http://careers.loyola.edu to complete the online application. Electronic submission of a cover letter, résumé or CV, evidence of teaching experience with syllabi and course evaluations, and a writing sample are required and may be attached at the appropriate prompt on the online application. Deadline for receipt of all application materials is November 15, 2011. For the Social and Political Philosophy search three letters of recommendation and official graduate and undergraduate transcripts must be sent under separate cover to: Dr. Graham McAleer, Department of Philosophy, Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210-2699. For the Medieval Philosophy search three letters of recommendation and official graduate and undergraduate transcripts must be sent under separate cover to: Dr. Richard Boothby, Department of Philosophy, Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210-2699. Paper applications are not accepted. Loyola University Maryland is a dynamic, highly selective, Jesuit Catholic institution in the liberal arts tradition and is recognized as a leading independent, comprehensive university in the northeastern United States. Located in a beautiful residential section of Baltimore with Graduate Centers in Timonium and Columbia, Loyola enrolls over 3,800 students in its undergraduate programs and more than 2,200 students in its graduate programs. The University welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. Loyola is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups, regardless of religious affiliation. Additional information is available at www.loyola.edu. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

14. KING’S COLLEGE, WILKES-BARRE, PA. King’s College is seeking a faculty member for its Department of Philosophy who would also chair the College’s McGowan Center for Ethics & Public Life. This is a tenure-track opening for an assistant professor of philosophy, but appointment at higher rank is possible for an exceptional candidate. The teaching load is nine credits per semester plus direction of the center. A summer stipend will be provided for duties as chair of the center. This is an excellent opportunity to play a leadership role in the development of an ethics center. The center will focus on teaching and assessment of students’ moral formation and serve as a resource to local and regional communities. The Chair of the Center reports to the Associate VP for Academic Affairs & Dean of the Faculty for budgetary and program review. A Ph.D. in Philosophy with an emphasis in applied ethics is required. The successful candidate will demonstrate: ability to lead the Center, potential for excellence in teaching, background to teach business ethics courses, and ability to engage in high quality scholarship. Candidates should send a letter of interest, CV, teaching philosophy (maximum length, two pages), transcripts, and three recommendation letters (at least one pertaining to teaching) to the Associate VP for Academic Affairs & Dean of the Faculty, King’s College, 133 North River Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711. Materials must be received by December 9, 2011. No electronic applications will be accepted. Only complete applications will be reviewed. King’s is a private, Catholic, teaching college of the liberal arts and sciences and pre-professional programs sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross. The College serves over 2000 full-time and 350 part-time undergraduates and 300 graduate students. A rigorous core curriculum provides the foundation for all majors. The College is located on a small urban campus in Wilkes-Barre, on the edge of the Pocono Mountains. King’s is committed to recruiting a diverse faculty and student body and welcomes applications from persons of traditionally under-represented groups. EOE www.kings.edu (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

13. KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY, KENNESAW, GA. One semester Temporary Assistant Professor (contingent on funding) beginning January, 2012. 3 courses/semester, undergraduate. AOS/AOC: Open, hire made in consideration of department need. PhD required, teaching experience required. Salary competitive. Summer teaching available. The department anticipates a search for a tenure track faculty member in 2012. Send letter of application, and complete dossier including teaching evaluations to: Dr Susan Rouse, Search Committee Chair, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Rd. #2206, Kennesaw, GA 30144-5512, Electronic applications preferred to: Search committee chair, [email protected]. Review of applications will begin November 1 and continue until position is filled. For a detailed description Kennesaw State see www.kennesaw.edu. Interviews will be conducted during November. Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, handicap, national origin, or sexual orientation, as authorized by law. Georgia is an Open Records State. AA/EO (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

12. INDIANA UNIVERSITY, BLOOMINGTON, IN. Asst. Prof., tenure-track, beginning August 2012. AOS: ancient philosophy; AOC: open. Strong commitment to teaching and research expected. Indiana University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Applications from women and minority group members are especially encouraged. A full dossier will include a CV, writing sample, letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Electronic submissions are preferred: [email protected]. Postal submissions may be sent to Search Committee, Philosophy Department, Indiana University, 1033 E. 3rd St., Bloomington, IN 47405-7005. Deadline for application is November 4, 2011. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

11. GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY, FAIRFAX, VA. Assistant Professor of Philosophy; tenure track.AOS: late twentieth century French philosophy; AOC: some combination from among post-structuralism, deconstruction, feminist philosophy, philosophy of sex and gender, political philosophy, and Nietzsche studies. The successful candidate will teach courses in the Department's graduate and undergraduate philosophy programs; some of those courses will draw students from programs in Cultural Studies and Women and Gender Studies. Salary competitive, teaching load 2-2. Applicants must have, or be close to completion of, a Ph.D in philosophy. Candidates should apply online for position F5016z at http://jobs.gmu.edu. Hard copies of letter of application with CV, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation should be directed to: Prof. Martin De Nys, Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, George Mason University 3F1, Fairfax, VA 22030. Department will continue reviewing applications until the position is filled; to ensure consideration for an interview at the Eastern APA, applications should be received by Nov. 22. George Mason University is an equal opportunity employer. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

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8. CORNELL UNIVERSITY, ITHACA, NY. The Department of Philosophy solicits applications for doctoral/postdoctoral diversity fellowships from philosophers who show promise of distinguished research careers. Eligible applicants might be from underrepresented groups, have faced economic hardship, be first-generation college graduates, or work on topics related to these areas. Both three-year combination doctoral-postdoctoral fellowships and two-year postdoctoral fellowships are available. A fellowship will be awarded only if the department believes the applicant would make a very strong candidate for a tenure-track position that the department expects to have open in the next two-to-three years. 2012-13 award levels—doctoral: $31,000; postdoctoral: $56,000. For more information about the fellowships and application instructions, see http://as.cornell.edu/academics/opportunities/diversity-fellowships. Applications received by November 18, 2011 will be assured full consideration. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

7. CLEMSON UNIVERSITY, CLEMSON, SC. Assistant Professor, Tenure Track. Employment to begin August, 2012. AOS or strong AOC: Philosophy of Law, in either the analytic or continental tradition. The successful candidate will be prepared not only to teach legal philosophy, but also to help develop the legal studies emphasis area within the department's major. This includes work with its legal internship program, development of social justice studies, and participation in pre-law programs. Women and members of minority groups are encouraged to apply. Send letter of application detailing qualifications, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness and letters of recommendation to Search Committee Chair, Department of Philosophy & Religion, 126 D Hardin Hall, 403 Calhoun Drive, Clemson University, Clemson SC 29634-0528. We cannot accept materials by fax or as attachments. Clemson University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group of individuals on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Interviews will be conducted at the Eastern APA. Deadline for applications is December 1, 2011. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

6. BRIDGEWATER STATE UNIVERSITY, BRIDGEWATER, MA.
The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor, beginning Fall 2012. We are chiefly interested in candidates with AOS in Applied Ethics (e.g., medical ethics, environmental ethics, business ethics, etc.). The department is especially interested in candidates with an AOC in medieval philosophy. The successful candidate must have competence to teach, and interest in, the required Core Curriculum course "Foundations of Logical Reasoning.” Teaching load is four courses per semester – typically one upper-level course and three sections of the Core course. There will also be opportunities to offer First- and Second-Year Seminars. Summer teaching possible. Additional responsibilities include participating in departmental and university decision-making, curriculum development, and advising of majors. Ph.D., publications (or other evidence of a strong scholarly record), and evidence of teaching effectiveness required. The successful candidate will be the 7th member of a collegial and philosophically pluralistic department. For more information about the department, please visit http://www.bridgew.edu/philosophy. Interested applicants should apply online at http://jobs.bridgew.edu and attach the following documents to their online application: a letter of interest, CV, sample of written work, and supporting materials. Also please forward three letters of recommendation to the Department of Philosophy, Bridgewater State University, Tillinghast Hall, Room 340, 45 School Street, Bridgewater, MA 02325.Deadline: December 1st. AA/EOE. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

5. BOSTON COLLEGE, CHESTNUT HILL, MA. Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track. AOS: Kant. The department is looking for someone broadly knowledgeable about Kant and prepared to teach a graduate course on the Critique of Pure Reason on a regular basis. AOC:broad competence in the history of philosophy; epistemology. Successful candidates will have a record of strong research combined with outstanding research potential and demonstrated excellence in teaching philosophy. Responsibilities include undergraduate core and elective courses and graduate courses (3-2 course load) plus Ph.D. supervision and service to the department. The department supports an interdisciplinary core program in the study of major philosophical and religious texts (Perspectives on Western Culture) and a program of ethical, political, and theological analysis for students engaged in service programs (PULSE Program). For information on these programs see websites http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/philosophy/special-programs/perspectives.html and http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/pulse/. Boston College is a Catholic university in the Jesuit tradition (http://www.bc.edu/cwis/mission/mission.html). Ability to contribute to all the above will be regarded as an asset. Dossiers must include: cover letter, CV, statements on teaching and on research, and sample of publications. EO/AAE. Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position. Send complete dossier and arrange to have three (3) letters of recommendation sent to: Arthur Madigan, Chair, Philosophy Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. Deadline for applications is November 15, 2011. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

†4. BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY/THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, BINGHAMTON, NY. Assistant Professor of Philosophy, tenure-track, beginning August 2012. AOS: Ethics broadly construed or Social and Political Philosophy. AOC: Ability to teach applied ethics highly desirable. The Department seeks a candidate able to contribute to its doctoral program in Social, Political, Ethical and Legal Philosophy, as well as the interdisciplinary undergraduate program in Philosophy, Politics and Law. Teaching load is 2 courses per semester. Usual non-teaching duties. To apply, please email complete dossier (cover letter, CV, and brief writing sample) in PDF or Word format to Joy Tassey, Philosophy Department Administrator, at [email protected], indicating "Ethics/Social and Political Search" in the subject line. A minimum of three confidential letters of recommendation should be sent either via Interfolio to the above address, or in hard copy to Joy Tassey, Department of Philosophy, Box 6000 Binghamton NY 13902-6000. Deadline for applications is November 15. The Search Committee will conduct interviews via Skype in mid-December. Binghamton University and the State University of New York are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

3. BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, WACO, TX. Humanities/Great Texts: Baylor University Great Texts Program seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position, at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin Fall 2012. The Program is especially interested in applicants with expertise in Classics or the Classical Tradition, including comparative studies that engage literature, philosophy, or theology. Ph.D. required. Teaching load: 2/2. Salary is competitive and experience-related. For full consideration, all materials must be received by November 15, 2011. In addition to CV, transcripts, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation, the letter of application should include a statement of teaching philosophy and a response to Baylor’s Mission Statement. A successful candidate will be able to identify strongly with Baylor's Christian identity and mission. The Mission Statement can be found at http://www.baylor.edu/about/mission.html. Baylor is a Baptist university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply. Send applications to Dr. Phillip J. Donnelly, Director, Great Texts Program, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97144, Waco, Texas, 76798-7144 USA. (191), (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

1., 2. ASIAN UNIVERSITY FOR WOMEN, CHITTAGONG, BANGLADESH. Asian University for Women (AUW) invites applications for two positions at the level of Assistant Professor in Political Philosophy and/or Ethics. The initial contract is for two years, with the possibility of renewal thereafter. AUW is a liberal arts institution located in Chittagong, Bangladesh. We have an international faculty and staff, and our students come from 12 countries across Asia. We seek two candidates to join our growing undergraduate program in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. The successful candidates will teach upper-level courses in Political Philosophy or Ethics. This may include courses in the history of philosophy. The candidates will also teach: 1) a course on Social and Political Thought as part of the first-year core curriculum, and/or 2) an Ethical Reasoning course required for all second-year undergraduates. Professors have substantial discretion in the design of these courses. Recent courses satisfying core requirements include: Introduction to Ethics, Introduction to Bioethics, Global Justice, and The Ethics of Humanitarian Intervention. Some familiarity with non-Western as well as Western perspectives is desired but not required. Teaching load is two courses per semester. AUW values a strong commitment to research, a promise of successful scholarly engagement, and dedication to teaching excellence in a liberal arts environment. AUW supports diversity among its faculty and strongly encourages applications from members of under-represented minority groups. AUW also offers a competitive package of benefits for faculty members, their families, and domestic partners. In addition to salary, AUW provides professors with a research stipend, housing, and airfare to and from Chittagong. Please submit cover letter, CV, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, teaching portfolio (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a statement of research goals as either MS Word or PDF files to Ms. Tasneem Abedin, Chief of Staff, Office of the Provost, Asian University for Women ([email protected]). Deadline for applications: November 15, 2011. (191W), posted: 10/12/2011.

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