JOB – Asst. Prof., Phil., & Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies; UConn

Position Summary:

Assistant Professor, joint position in Philosophy and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at University of Connecticut, to begin August 2013, teaching load 2 + 2. AOS: Open. AOC: Open.


Minimum Qualifications: The candidate must have a record demonstrating an exceptionally promising research program that contributes both to Philosophy and to Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Research areas of particular interest are those that intersect with the WGSS Program’s emphasis on Science, Health, and Technology, including, but not limited to, Environmental Ethics,Medical Ethics, Bioethics, Disability Studies, Ethics and New Technologies, and Philosophy of Science. The candidate must be qualified to teach in our strong analytic philosophy PhD program, and preferably will show evidence of being prepared to teach advanced undergraduate classes in core WGSS subjects. The candidate must have completed all the requirements for a PhD (or foreign equivalent) by August 23, 2013.

Appointment Terms:

Tenure-track position to begin August 2013

To Apply:

Apply through Husky Hire [, Philosophy search, 2013115] by uploading a CV, cover letter, statement of research interests, teaching portfolio, and writing sample(s) via Husky Hire. Please have referees email at least 3 confidential letters of recommendation to with your name followed by WGSS in the subject line.

Applications must be received by November 1, 2012.