PPE-Related Job Opportunities


Brown University: The Philosophy Department invites applications for one position, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, tenured or tenure track, effective July 2021. AOS: Political philosophy, philosophy of social science, philosophy of economics, philosophical political economy, philosophy of rational choice theory, or related areas. AOC: Open. Graduate and undergraduate teaching, with the usual advising and administrative responsibilities. The successful candidate will also be a member of Brown’s Political Theory Project, which is committed to diverse approaches to conceptual problems, including both normative and empirical interests, concerning policies and practices, ideas and institutions that make societies free, prosperous, and fair. Interests in political economy and interdisciplinary research are therefore desiderata for this position.  We seek candidates who contribute to diversity and/or have demonstrated support for diversity and inclusion through their teaching and research.

Further details are available here: https://philjobs.org/job/show/15770

Dartmouth College: The Political Economy Project (PEP) at Dartmouth College seeks applications for a one-year renewable postdoctoral fellowship from those working on social/political philosophy, ethics, and/or history of political thought, all broadly construed. PEP is an interdisciplinary initiative focused on normative questions at the intersection of politics, economics, and philosophy. The majority of the fellow’s time will be devoted to independent research. The fellow will teach two courses per year in either the Government or Philosophy Departments, at least one of which will be an introductory-level course related to political economy.
he fellow is expected to attend and actively assist in planning PEP events and otherwise participate in PEP’s intellectual life and the Government Department or Philosophy Department during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters. The selected candidate will hold an appointment as a Lecturer in either the Government Department or Philosophy Department and as a Postdoctoral Fellow in PEP. The initial appointment will be for one academic year, with the expectation of renewal for one further year assuming good performance.
Further details available here: https://philjobs.org/job/show/15654

Virginia Tech: The Department of Political Science and the Kellogg Center for Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Virginia Tech invite applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate for this position will be a regular faculty member in the Department of Political Science and a PPE Core Faculty in the Center, as well as an active member in the PPE community.

We seek applications from outstanding political scientists and philosophers in the analytic tradition who are familiar with formal methods, in particular game theory, public choice theory, and social choice theory, and specialize in political theory, political philosophy, U.S. political institutions, or political economy. In addition, the successful candidate must have a promising interdisciplinary research agenda in PPE (demonstrated through dissertation work, publications in leading outlets, and/or work in progress) that allows research collaborations with PPE Core Faculty and faculty members in the Center’s core departments.

This position includes research, teaching, and service responsibilities. Teaching responsibilities include regular courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the Department of Political Science (including a large introductory course and/or methods course) and core courses for the PPE degree programs that the Center oversees (including PPE intro, gateway, and capstone courses). The standard teaching load is four courses per academic year.

Further details available here: http://careers.pageuppeople.com/968/cw/en-us/job/514240/assistant-professor-philosophy-politics-and-economics-ppe

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem:  
The Integrative Program in Philosophy, Economics, and Politics (PEP) is looking to recruit full-time faculty for a position beginning July 2021. We welcome applicants whose research and teaching combines at least two of the PPE disciplines, and particularly encourage applicants from the following sub-fields: Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of Public Affairs, Applied Economics, Game Theory, Social Choice, Decision Theory, Welfare Economics, Cultural Economics. The position is a joint one with the relevant department (Political Science, Economics, Philosophy, or Public Administration) according to the applicant’s area of specialization. Applicants must also apply simultaneously to a position at the other relevant department at HUJI.

Applications should include:  Detailed CV  Full list of publications A scientific biography, including a research plan for the next several years Teaching evaluations A list of relevant courses that the applicant is willing to teach Copies of most recent publications. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation. All materials should be uploaded on to https://ttp.ekmd.huji.ac.il/Pages/default.aspx.

Deadline to apply is September 30th, 2020. Please contact Prof. Shlomi Segall for applications details (Shlomi.segall@mail.huji.ac.il).

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