Job posting: University of Pittsburgh tenure stream history and philosophy of science

The University of Pittsburgh

Postition: Tenure stream assistant professor in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, pending budgetary approval.

New Deadline for Applications: December 1, 2010

Area of Specialization: History and philosophy of science and related areas that naturally complement departmental strengths. We have interest in strengthening areas of history and philosophy of neuroscience, physics, and general methodology.

Rank: Assistant professor

Responsibilities: Undergraduate and graduate teaching; regular departmental duties.

Applicants must submit the following materials, which will not be returned:

  • A curriculum vitae.
  • At least three confidential letters of reference.
  • Relevant academic transcripts.
  • Evidence of teaching ability.
  • Samples of recent writing.

The department regrets that it cannot solicit missing materials from applicants, or return any materials.

Please direct all inquiries and application materials regarding this position to:

The Appointment Committee Department of History and Philosophy of Science
1017 Cathedral of Learning
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and members of minority groups underrepresented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.