Deadline: November 01, 2014

The Department of Philosophy at Carnegie Mellon University has an open rank, tenure-track or tenured position available, with a preference for junior candidates, beginning August 2015. The Department invites applications from scholars in any branch of theoretical or practical ethics, social or political philosophy as well as scholars from other disciplines (e.g., law, economics, neuroscience) whose research is philosophically motivated and addresses important normative questions. 


  • Exemplary research and publication
  • teaching two courses per semester (4/yr)
  • graduate student supervision
  • some committee work  

How to Apply:

Applicants should electronically submit an application letter, C.V., description of research plans, research writing sample, and summary of teaching experience (preferably as a single PDF file) to For junior applicants, at least three confidential letters of reference should also be forwarded to the same email. 

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