Professor of Philosophy (open rank)

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Frankfurt School of Finance and Management gGmbH
Frankfurt am Main
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Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is one of Europe’s leading business schools, accredited by AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA. We invite applications for a faculty position as Professor of Philosophy (open rank).

We are looking for candidates with a strong international track record of excellent research and teaching in analytic philosophy. Candidates specialising in the field of metaethics are strongly encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will join our Computational Science & Philosophy Department, which seeks to further expand its strong research focus in metaethics. Given the Department’s interdisciplinary profile, research interests in the philosophy and ethics of AI and data science will be an advantage.

Besides demonstrating excellence in research, the successful candidate will be able to teach to the highest professional standards, offering courses within our B.Sc. in Management, Philosophy & Economics as well as other Master and B.Sc. degrees at the Frankfurt School. We expect candidates to display a strong willingness to contribute actively to the further development of our Department, metaethics group, and Management, Philosophy & Economics degree programme.

We welcome applicants at assistant (tenure-track), associate and full professor level, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates at assistant (tenure-track) and associate (tenured) professor level are strongly encouraged to apply. Completion of a PhD in philosophy by the date of the appointment is required. We explicitly welcome international applications. German language skills are not required.

Frankfurt School offers a state-of-the-art campus and stimulating research environment, with attractive research funding and all the opportunities of a vibrant private business school. The city of Frankfurt is ranked 7th worldwide in the latest Mercer “Quality of Living” ranking and appears in the top 20 of the Economist’s 2023 Global Livability Index. We value diversity and seek talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. The Frankfurt School is an equal opportunities employer.

The deadline for applications is September 25th, 2023. Please submit your application including a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching record (taught courses and sample evaluations), three research papers (published or unpublished), and either three reference letters (for the assistant level) or contact information for three referees (all others) on Interfolio,

For enquiries about the position, please contact Christine Tiefensee, Professor of Philosophy, by email: c [dot] tiefensee [__at__] fs [dot] de.

Deadline for Applications: 
September 25, 2023
c [dot] tiefensee [__at__] fs [dot] de
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