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Assistant Professor (Formal or Empirical Philosophy)

Apply now Department: 3670020200 Philosophy
Job no: 504661
Work type: Academic / Faculty - 9 month
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Fine Arts, Social / Behavioral Sciences

About This Role:

AOS: Formal or empirical philosophy, broadly construed to include logic, decision and game theory, formal epistemology and related areas in philosophy of science or language, as well as experimental philosophy.

AOC: open, but the department has some preference for a candidate with teaching competence in decision and game theory.

Applicants who are ABD will be considered, but appointment as Assistant Professor will require that the Ph.D. be in hand before August 2019; otherwise the initial appointment will be as Instructor. Five undergraduate courses per year, standard service duties. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to and appreciation for teaching students from diverse, multi-cultural backgrounds.

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's dedication to the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

  • PhD or ABD in Philosophy or related field.
  • AOS: Formal or empirical philosophy, broadly construed to include logic, decision and game theory, formal epistemology and related areas in philosophy of science or language, as well as experimental philosophy. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • AOC: open, but the department has some preference for a candidate with teaching competence in decision and game theory.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with the potential to win grants.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents as a single PDF at http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/ en-us/job/504661:

  1. Letter of application
  2. CV
  3. Sample paper
  4. Research and teaching statements
  5. Evidence of teaching competence 
  6. Three letters of recommendation are required; they may be submitted as part of the job application, or sent to Teresa Zerbe.

Screening of Applications Begins:

November 15, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:

 $60,000 to $65,000 with benefits

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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