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Campus:
San Francisco

Job ID: 23.13

Discipline:
Letters/Humanities

Appointment Type:
Tenure-Track

Time Base:
Full-Time

Date Posted:
August 27, 2013

Closing Date:
Open until filled

Link to Apply Online:
http://www.sfsu.edu/

Campus Employment Homepage:
http://www.sfsu.edu/~hrwww/Employment_HRMS/employment/jobs.html

Description:
San Francisco State University

Tenure-Track Position: in Epistemology or Philosophy of Language, effective Fall 2014

Rank: Assistant Professor

Salary: Competitive, commensurate with qualifications. Generous health, retirement and other benefits, including domestic partner benefits

Requirements: Ph.D. in Philosophy, or all doctoral requirements completed by 8/1/14. Demonstrated potential for publishing research.

AOS/AOC: AOS in Epistemology or Philosophy of Language. AOC in Philosophy of Science and/or the ability to teach an ethics or values in science and technology course a plus.

Duties include teaching in the M.A., B.A., and General Education programs, scholarly research, with high-quality publication expected, and important roles in supervising master's theses, advising, committee service, and curricular development. The University provides opportunities for support of both research and teaching projects. We value collaborative work among philosophers and with scholars in other fields.

The Department of Philosophy offers two B.A. degrees (in Philosophy and in Philosophy and Religion) and the M.A. degree (in Philosophy), a Pre-Law emphasis, and a rich array of courses. Additional information can be found on the Department's web site: http://www.sfsu.edu/~phlsphr/employment.html. For information about San Francisco State University, see http://www.sfsu.edu/.

Application: Send a current c.v., application letter (with email address), at least three letters of recommendation, writing sample, a description of research (if not already included in the c.v.), and evidence of potential for successful teaching and scholarly achievement. Review of applications begins mid-October 2013 and continues until positions are filled. We will interview at the 2013 Eastern Division APA meeting and/or by SKYPE and invite finalists to campus.

Direct applications and inquiries to:

Hiring Committee
Department of Philosophy
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
phlsphr@sfsu.edu

The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we welcome applications from ethnic minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.

To be posted on CSU Jobseekers webpage
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, TENURE-TRACK, PHILOSOPHY
The Philosophy Department at San Francisco State University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position with an area of specialization in epistemology or philosophy of language to commence Fall 2014 semester.

Qualifications:
•Ph.D. in Philosophy or all doctoral requirements completed by 8/1/14.
•Specialization in epistemology or philosophy of language.
•Competence in philosophy of science and/or ethics or values in science and technology preferred.
•Demonstrated potential for publishing research.
•Ability to engage in collaborative work with philosophers and scholars in other fields preferred.

Duties:
•Teaching in the M.A., B.A., and General Education programs
•Publication of research
•Supervision of M.A. theses
•Advising
•Usual committee work
•Curricular Development

The Department of Philosophy offers two B.A. degrees (in Philosophy and in Philosophy and Religion) and the M.A. degree (in Philosophy), a Pre-Law emphasis, and a rich array of courses for majors and graduate students and for the university’s general education program. Additional information can be found on the Department's web site: http://www.sfsu.edu/~phlsphr/employment.html.
Rank and Salary: Assistant Professor. Salary commensurate with rank and qualifications.

Application Deadline: Application review will begin mid-October 2013 and continue till position is filled.
Application Procedure: Send a current c.v., application letter (with email address), at least three letters of recommendation, writing sample, a description of research (if not already included in the c.v.), and evidence of potential for successful teaching and scholarly achievement. Review of applications begins mid-October 2013 and continues until positions are filled. Interviews at the 2013 Eastern Division APA meeting and/or by SKYPE. Finalists invited after Eastern Division meeting to give job talks on campus.

Direct applications and inquiries to:
Hiring Committee
Department of Philosophy
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

phlsphr@sfsu.edu

San Francisco State University, a member of the California State University system, serves a diverse student body of 29,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The University seeks to promote appreciation of scholarship, freedom and human diversity through excellence in instruction and intellectual accomplishment. SFSU faculty are expected to be effective teachers and demonstrate professional achievement and growth through research, scholarship, and/or creative work.

The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we welcome applications from ethnic minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.