Character Project Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted: 12 de January de 2012 by Fernando Furtado in Job
WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY, WINSTON-SALEM, NC. One year non-renewable Postdoctoral Fellowship in Philosophy beginning fall 2012. The position will be associated with the Character Project (, which is funded by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation. AOS and AOC open, but some significant research focus must be on issues related to character or virtue broadly construed. 1/1 teaching load, with one course at the upper division level on issues related to character or virtue, and the other course chosen from an array of introductory philosophy courses offered at Wake Forest University. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in hand by the start date, and should have earned the Ph.D. in or after 2007. Those already in temporary or tenure-track positions are welcome to apply to spend a year at Wake Forest University. Candidates should send a cover letter, CV, 2 letters of recommendation, a writing sample, at least one sample syllabus (does not have to relate to the two courses above), and evidence of teaching excellence including recent course evaluations (if available) to The Character Project, Box 7332, Department of Philosophy, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC 27109. Questions should be sent to: Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Wake Forest University is an EEO/AA employer, and welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. It seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer students richly varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

Christian B. Miller, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Zachary T. Smith Faculty Fellow
Director, The Character Project
Wake Forest University

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