Department of Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati is seeking a
postdoctoral fellow to contribute to a new center focused on the public
engagement of science. We invite applications from recent Ph.D.s with a
strong background in philosophy of science and significant interest in the
public engagement of philosophy and/or science.
This is a two-year appointment beginning August 15, 2018, with a salary of
$54,000 per year. Responsibilities include teaching one course per
semester, including one graduate seminar on a topic of the Fellow’s
choosing; helping to develop and coordinate public engagement activities;
and pursuing independent research with the support of faculty 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

We will begin reviewing applications December 15, 2017, and continue until
the position is filled. Qualified and interested applicants must apply
online at the university's recruitment website:
(Requisition #22903). In addition to the online application, please be sure
to include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and a
statement of public engagement interests and any public engagement
activities. Applicants should also arrange for the submission of three
confidential letters of recommendation.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must hold a PhD in Philosophy or a
closely related field and have a strong interest in philosophy of the life

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

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity
Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

Direct inquiries to Professor Angela Potochnik: