Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Philosophy

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Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Philosophy

Clinton, NY
Open Date:
Dec 14, 2020
Close Date:
Mar 1, 2021

The Philosophy Department at Hamilton College invites applications for the Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Philosophy. The position is a two-year appointment as visiting assistant professor or instructor, to begin July 1, 2021, with a teaching load of three courses per year.  



We seek candidates in philosophy with expertise in anti-racism and inclusion.  Candidates who are ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred. 

Application Instructions:

Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching portfolio, and writing sample via Interfolio at  We seek candidates committed to furthering the College’s goal of fostering an inclusive, diverse community.  Applications should include evidence of commitment to or experience in teaching and working with diverse student populations, either in a cover letter or in a separate statement.  We will solicit letters of reference from candidates who are selected to move on to the second stage of the search.

Questions regarding the search may be directed to Alex Plakias, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected]. Our review of applications will begin on February 1, 2021.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.  Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). The fellowship position comes with a competitive salary and research and travel support.

Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.





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Posted: 1/8/2021
Application Due: 4/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time