Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is America's first research
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The William H. Miller III Department of Philosophy at The Johns
Hopkins University invites applications for a Miller Postdoctoral
Fellowship, with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2023.
The position is open to all areas of scholarship within the
history of philosophy, broadly construed to include all
topics and traditions in the history of philosophy. Candidates
should have a strong scholarly record and teaching experience, or
show promise of excellence in academic research and teaching.
Miller Postdoctoral Fellows teach one course per academic year. The
initial term of appointment is for one year, with the expectation
of renewal for each of two further years assuming good performance.
The Department is committed to conducting a broad and inclusive
search for a candidate who, through their research, teaching, and
service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the
A Ph.D. is required, but we will accept applications from doctoral
students expected to fulfill Ph.D. degree requirements before
August 15, 2023.
Applications should include a short cover letter, current CV,
graduate transcript(s), writing sample, research statement,
teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation. The
research statement should include what you propose to accomplish
during the fellowship. All application material should be submitted
online via Interfolio. Review of applications will begin January 6,
2023, and will continue until the position is filled.
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