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


Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellowship — Inequality in America

Deadline: January 16

Length: 2 years with possible renewal for a 3rd

Comments: Seeking recent PhDs working in one of the following research areas.


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.”


National Park Service Postdoctoral Fellowship in Gender and Sexuality Equality

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).”



University of Connecticut Assistant Research Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: December 1

Length: 3 years

Comments: “In conjunction with the Humanities Institute’s multi-million dollar Humility & Conviction in Public Life project on public discourse, the Philosophy Department seeks candidates in each of the following areas: (1) Social Epistemology (including Feminist Epistemology); (2) Social/Political Philosophy; (3) History of Ethics or Political Philosophy (ancient or modern). The department also has interests in candidates who can contribute to understanding how research on language and mind—including work on linguistic, cognitive and affective processes—has implications for public discourse.”


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.”


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