PRINCETON UNIVERSITY, Princeton, NJ. The Department of Philosophy invites applications for the Louis Skolnick Postdoctoral Research Associate. Successful candidates will pursue research and teach two courses per year, subject to sufficient enrollments and approval by the Dean of the Faculty. The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second year pending satisfactory performance. Appointments will be made to the rank of Postdoctoral Research Associate; when teaching, the candidate will hold the secondary rank of Lecturer.Qualifications: Successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Philosophy or related field and should not have held the degree for more than three years prior to September 1, 2020. The department welcomes applications from scholars specializing in any area of philosophy. This position is subject to the university background check policy.Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/13501. A complete application will contain the following materials:1) a cover letter of application2) a curriculum vitae3) a sample of writing in the candidate's field of specialization4) contact information for three or more references Applications received by November 1, 2019 will be assured of full consideration.
Internal Number: 114325981
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