Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is America's first research
university and home to nine world-class academic divisions working
together as one university.
The Johns Hopkins William H. Miller III Department of Philosophy
seeks two or more philosophers of outstanding international
reputation to fill positions at the rank of tenured Professor or
tenured Associate Professor.
William H. Miller’s transformative $75 million pledge to the
Philosophy Department reflects his lifelong appreciation of the
discipline, and his gift seeks to establish the Johns Hopkins
Philosophy Department as one of the world’s leading departments.
These additions will continue a major expansion of the Department,
resulting in at least nine new positions during the next several
The Department is conducting a broad and inclusive search and is
committed to identifying candidates who through their research,
teaching, and service will contribute to the diversity and
excellence of the academic community.
Qualifications Application Instructions
Applications may be submitted through Interfolio at .
Applications should include a cover letter or research statement, a
CV, and a teaching statement. They should not include letters of
recommendation; nor should the CV list references.
The search will remain open until the positions are filled;
however, in order to receive full consideration in the first round,
applications should reach the department by October 29,
2021. Any questions about the search process should be directed to
Rebecca Swisdak at .
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