This is a two-year, full-time and benefits eligible, post-doc position as Fellow for the Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life, beginning September 1, 2020. Candidates must complete all Ph.D. requirements before September 1, 2020. The successful applicant will participate in the Brady Scholars community, including teaching two courses in moral and/or political philosophy, at least one of which will be a seminar for Brady sophomores. The recipient will be expected to participate fully in the intellectual and social activities of the Brady Program, and provide pedagogical mentoring and advising throughout the year. The undergraduates involved in this program pursue a three-year course of study on issues of civic and moral concern. The position may be renewed for a third year. Candidates should submit a cover letter explaining why you are applying for this fellowship, a statement of your research interests, experiences, and plans, a writing sample of no more than 25 double-spaced pages, three academic letters of reference from your teachers, advisors or colleagues, a list of classes that you have taught and/or are prepared to teach, and complete CV. Review of files will begin on March 27, 2020. We will accept applications through April 20, 2020.
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