Another philosophy of science postdoc

Readers of this blog might be interested in the following post-doctoral fellowship position. We are particularly interested in folks working in history and philosophy of science and medicine, which I’m sure includes many of the participants here and their students. This ad is included in the November issue of the JFP.


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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, TAMPA, FL.
Postdoctoral Fellowships.
AOS: History of Philosophy (all periods), Continental Philosophy,
History and Philosophy of Science and/or Medicine, or Ethics. AOC:
Open. Postdoctoral Fellows will: (i) contribute to one or more of
the priority goals of the USF strategic plan (http://www.ods.usf.edu/plans/strategic/);
(ii) work closely with distinguished USF faculty (see www.cas.usf.edu/philosophy/facultypage.htm);
(iii) participate in interdisciplinary and programmatic seminar
series; (iv) teach one course each semester; (v) continue to build
an independent research record; and (vi) seek external funding.
Appointments begin August 2009 and are renewable for an additional
academic year subject to satisfactory progress. Salary is $45,000.
Applicants must have a doctoral degree earned no earlier than 2005.
Candidates who will have successfully defended their dissertations
by May 1, 2009, will also be considered. For additional information,
see www.grad.usf.edu/postdoc.asp. Send a cover letter, CV,
two letters of reference, scanned copies of current transcripts,
and a writing sample, by January 5th, to the USF Graduate School
at postdoc@grad.usf.edu. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action/Equal Access employer. (180)