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Written by metindemirsehir

November 22, 2019 at 2:31 pm

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Full-time positions at Bogazici University

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The Department of Philosophy at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul invites letters of interest to be considered for appointment to two full-time faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Prof. in our department. {NOTE: In accord with Turkish government provisions, this search is for Turkish citizens only.} Information about our programmes is available at http://www.phil.boun.edu.tr/.


Minimum qualifications are a PhD in philosophy (by 1. Jan. 2020) and one research publication. The area of speciality (AOS) is open; desired areas of competence (AOC) include: epistemology, philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of science, or Ancient Philosophy. Collegiality and willingness to share departmental responsibilities are required. Typically teaching is two courses per term, undergraduate and graduate, plus typical departmental administrative or committee assignments.


Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit each of the following: (1) a letter of interest, (2) current C.V. (including: contact details, academic training, teaching responsibilities, publications and current research titles or topics) and (3) a list of 3 to 6 confidential references. Concise statements regarding research plans or teaching may be included. These materials are due by 1 December 2019; ONLY complete dossiers can be considered. Please submit all materials as PDF documents to: bounphilchair@gmail.com. Please follow this schema for naming your PDF files: Lastname-1stInitial-Keyterm2019; e.g.: Westphal-KR-CV2019.

Written by nurbay irmak

November 16, 2019 at 2:54 pm

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