Category Archives: Philosophy

St. John’s University (NY) Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “AOS: Political Philosophy; AOC: Philosophy of Race and Gender, or Eastern Philosophy. An especially attractive strength would be an ability to work at the intersection of philosophy, politics, and economics.”

URL: St. Johns Phil job

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Princeton University Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in African Humanities

Deadline: January 31

Length: 1 year, possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: Seeking “scholars working in any field of the humanities dealing with Africa or the African diaspora. Consideration will be given to candidates working in all disciplines in the humanities broadly defined, including anthropology, art and archeology, comparative literature, English, film and video history, literatures in other languages, music, philosophy, religion, and women and gender studies.”


URL: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=4261

Bowdoin College Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Africana Studies

Deadline: February 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: Must have completed PhD no earlier than January 1, 2015. Seeking candidates who work on “(Sub-Saharan West Africa) or African Diaspora Studies (West Africa and some area, or areas, of the Atlantic World, excluding the US) to begin July 1, 2018. The field is open to applicants from any academic discipline.”

URL: https://careers.bowdoin.edu/postings/4603

University of Central Florida Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: December 14

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates with “specialization in the history of philosophy and any of the following: African American Philosophy, Latin American Philosophy, Native American Philosophy, or philosophy of race (broadly construed). The department seeks competency in one or more of the following areas: philosophy of law, philosophy of science and/or specialized sciences, formal logic, and/or social/political philosophy.”

URL: https://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/51557

National Park Service Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement

Deadline: January 17

Length: 2 years (with possible renewal for a third)

Comments: “Applicants must possess US citizenship and have a Ph.D. in the humanities or humanistic social sciences by August 2018 (history, museology, archaeology, philosophy, ethnic studies, women’s studies, American Studies, anthropology, or related disciplines).”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000397431-01

San Jose State University Assistant Professorship in the Philosophy of Race

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Race and Ethnicity. Area of Competence: Open. The department has strong needs in history of philosophy, logic, ethical theory, and professional ethics (e.g., business ethics, bioethics). The department welcomes expertise in phenomenology, philosophy of science, philosophy of social science, and comparative philosophy.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44583

San Jose State University Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Area of specialization open. “Desired qualifications include an interdisciplinary and/or ethnic studies background.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44614

Claremont McKenna College Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “AOS: Philosophy of race, philosophy of ethnicity, philosophy of social class, philosophy of gender, philosophy of disability, or non-western philosophy. AOC: Open.”

URL: https://webapps.cmc.edu/jobs/faculty/faculty_opening_detail.php?PostingID=16026

Worcester State University Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: “Review of applications will begin in mid-December 2017 and the interview process will begin in mid-January 2018.”

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: AOS open. AOC: Some combination of the following areas of teaching competence: Aesthetics, Analytic Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Latin American Philosophy, Philosophy of Science. “Possible courses: History of Ancient Western Philosophy; Latin American Philosophy; Philosophy of Science; Logic; Topics in Analytic Philosophy; Topics in Philosophy of Race, Gender, Sexuality, and/or Class; Computer Ethics, and Human Rights. In addition, the successful candidate will be prepared to teach regularly some combination of Introduction to Philosophy, Critical Thinking, and Ethics.”

URL: Worcester Phil job

Hope College Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The area of specialization is open, but with a strong preference for someone with teaching and research interests in at least one of the following areas: Ancient/Medieval Philosophy, Ethics, or Philosophy of Mind. We also have a preference for hiring individuals with ability to teach courses that include global perspectives and cross traditional disciplinary and divisional boundaries. Examples of such courses would include those treating philosophical issues in Ecology, Economics, Sustainability, Technology, Race, and Gender, but the possibilities are not to be understood as limited to the courses listed.”

URL: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hopeedu/jobs/1854932/philosophy-assistant-professor?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs