Assistant Professor in Philosophy

Princeton University - Department of Philosophy

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY, Princeton, NJ.  A tenure-track position in Philosophy, beginning September 1, 2017.   The rank is Assistant Professor with an open area of specialization/concentration.  Teaching responsibilities include three courses per year plus supervision; usual departmental duties; and no summer work. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. A Ph.D. or equivalent by September 1, 2017is strongly preferred, but not required.  Candidates for the Ph.D. who have not completed all the requirements by September 1, 2017 may only be appointed at the rank of Instructor for one year (renewable).  The department welcomes applications from candidates with prior experience as well as from new Ph.D.'s. A complete application will contain the following materials, which cannot be returned: 

  1. a letter of application,
  2. a curriculum vitae,
  3. a  sample of writing in the candidate's field of specialization,
  4. three or more confidential letters of reference. 

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the university background check policy. 

Please direct all materials to:

Req. #1600853 

Deadline:  Applications that are complete by November 15th, 2016 will be assured of the most careful consideration.

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