Department of Philosophy


New York University

The Department of Philosophy at New York University invites applications for three or more Bersoff Faculty Fellowships, areas of specialization open, to begin September 1, 2018, pending administrative and budgetary approval.

This is a one-year appointment possibly renewable for a second year. Responsibilities include teaching two undergraduate courses; both courses may be taught in the same semester, leaving the other semester free to pursue research. For a candidate to be eligible, the Ph.D. must be received between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2018. Please apply online to Bersoff Fellow Search at Applicants should provide a CV, three references, a research statement and a writing sample. Completed applications must be received by November 1, 2017 to ensure full consideration.

The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest caliber, who embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equality and inclusion, please read (

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