Posted: Sunday, February 11, 2018 9:01 PM
Post Doc Fellow
Department of Philosophy
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI
TheDepartment of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati is seeking apostdoctoral fellow to contribute to a new center focused on the publicengagement of science. We invite applications from recent Ph.D.s with a strongbackground in philosophy of science and significant interest in thepublicengagement of philosophy and/or science.
Thisis a two:year appointment beginning August 15, 2018,with a salary of 54,000per year. Responsibilitiesinclude teaching one course per semester,including one graduate seminar on atopic of the Fellow's choosing; helping to develop and coordinate publicengagementactivities;and pursuing independent research with the support offaculty mentor(s) in the department.
The Department of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati has particular research strength in philosophy of science, especially philosophy of the life sciences, including biology, cognitive science, neuroscience, and moral psychology. We have cultivated strong relationships with UC departments in cognate fields and are engaged in a range of public:facing initiatives.
Wewill begin reviewing applications December 15, 2017, and continue until theposition is filled. Qualified and interested applicants must applyonline atthe universitys recruitment website:jobs.uc.edu (Requisition 22903).
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must hold a PhD in Philosophy or a closely related field and have a strong interest in philosophy of the life sciences.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Complete an Applicant Profile and upload your CV/Resume to the profile. The second step is to complete an Application under 22903 and under the Additional Documents section of the Application you mustinclude the following: 1) a cover letter, 2) awriting sample, and 3)a statement of public engagementinterests and any public engagement activities. Applicants should also arrange for the submission of threeconfidential letters ofrecommendation; these should be emailed to
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi:national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 58139797 cincinnati