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09/17/2019

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Yanothernon

Alabama-Birmingham has scheduled Skype interviews

anon

Skype interview request from Chapman University.

An applicant

Any news on Texas Tech?

Candidate Number Five

Hey other ancient folks. Any word on any of the early ancient/history jobs? For example: UConn, Chicago, Pitt, UIC, and I guess it's probably too early for Hawaii.

2ndstageofgrief

Not to sound passive aggressive or anything, but I don't understand how the questions help. If someone has some new and is here, they're probably here to post that news.

Rob

As to the EEO requests, they tell you nothing useful. I just received one from Boston University...but I didn't apply to Boston. So, I went back through my records and see that I did apply to BU last year, so I HR is contacting applicants over a year after they applied...

second time out

U Chicago Stevanovich Institute postdoc interviews scheduled

Anon

Any news on George Mason University?

coastal_postdoc

PFO from Duke (M/E/Mind Search)

someone

Georgia State has moved to Skype interviews

letters

Baruch College (CUNY) emailed me this evening to request additional letters...

anonamoose13

PFO from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (modern).

Lake Forest APA

Lake Forest is scheduling APA interviews.

Edinburgh writing samples

Edinburgh has contacted some applicants to get their writing samples, so I assume this means they have made their long list.

anon

Coastal Carolina has moved to Skype interviews.

KA

@ someone 12/4/19 - which Georgia State job? I think their system advertised 3 jobs this year (Perimeter College, grad pedagogy lectureship and standard TT job).

second time out

This psychology jobs wiki seems to indicate that Franklin and Marshall is already on flyouts:
http://psychjobsearch.wikidot.com/
Still haven't gotten a PFO

anon above

Sorry! The mind job. https://philjobs.org/job/show/13554

anon above

^to clarify which GSU job

Anonimus

Lake Forest APA: was the request by email or phone?

someone

Bucknell scheduling interviews.

anoniny

U of York (UK) -- 3 jobs. PFO today, after being interviewed a few weeks ago.

anonuk

PFO from Durham (UK)

Anon

PFO from Claremont Graduate University.

Anony

PFO from Santa Clara

Joe

Villanova is contacting about Skype interviews

Anonymony

George Mason has scheduled interviews.

Europostdoc

Anonuk: which Durham job? Philosophy department or Classics?

Anon

I know of first round interviews for both Loyola Chicago Soc/Pol and George Mason Moral Psych.

anontoo

anonuk: Which Durham job is this for? The dept advertised a few if I recall? (Wondering if I should be excited about the silence)

anon

Skype at University of Washington

Anon1

Which washington? St louis or Seattle?

Anon1

Also: if it is Seattle, it is the phil sc job, or the phil race job? Thanks

Unsure

Which University of Washington position? Philosophy of science or philosophy of race/law?

Reluctant

George Mason scheduled interviews for philsci? Campus or skype?

VAP

I think there were at least 3 jobs at Villanova this year. Joe, can you clarify which one you're referring to?

While I'm very thankful for those who share their updates, I'll second the suggestion of a previous commenter that it would be much more useful (and involve fewer headaches) if folks listed the specific job they've heard news about.

Joe

It's the continental/critical theory job at Villanova

anon

UWashington (race/law) has requested interviews.

anonuk

@europostdoc & @anontoo: The Durham job was in Philosophy (https://www.dur.ac.uk/jobs/recruitment/vacancies/phil20-2/)

SomeDude

Emory is scheduling interviews.

VAP

PFO from Villanova (NTT ethics job)

VAP

PFO from Trinity University (Ethics). They had over 230 applications.

Anonymony

UNL has requested interviews.

anon

Ryerson (ancient phl) has moved to Skype interviews.

Anontoo

The other post at Durham (open search 19-1) has moved to the stage of requesting letters.

anon3

Caltech (value theory) is scheduling Skype interviews

anon

SUNY Oswego? West Texas A&M?

Anon

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo sent out interview requests for the TT Metaphysics job.

Gradez4dayz

I've been told that West Texas A&M wont have decisions until January.

I would have enjoyed Canyon

On West Texas A&M: they ran this exact search last year and did not notify me of first-round interviews until January 22. I then had my Skype interview the first week of February. Total silence after that, until May 20, when I got an email that said that the search had failed, they had not hired anyone, and that they’d be running the search again this year (which is what they are doing now).

So I wouldn’t expect to hear from them for a long while.

Sans Name

Any word on SFSU (philosophy of law)? I know interviews have already been scheduled for the applied ethics job, wondering about this one. Thanks.

Anony

Sans Name, the SFSU phil of law skype interviews have been scheduled too

Anonymous

Did anyone hear from Loyola Marymount (continental)?

curious

Anybody know if Coe College has requested writing samples yet?

yet another modern philosopher

If anyone has info on any of the following, I'd appreciate it:

Wash U in St. Louis (open), Pitt (modern), UBC (modern), Louvain (17th C), Weber State (ancient or modern), York University (non-canonical), Occidental College (non-canonical), Wayne State (open)...

Thanks and good luck everyone.

DLB

I know that Duke and WashU have sent out skype and campus invites respectively. (I am not a recipient of either.)

SomeDude

Occidental College (non-canonical) already scheduled interviews.

Anon

George Mason (phil sci) is scheduling firsr-round interviews

Anon

Any news from Baylor?

Anon

Pfo UC Cork

AnotherOneOfUs

Anyone know if U of Scranton has proceeded to on-campus interviews or offers?

A

Re: Baylor, assuming you mean the bioethics postdoc: I had a skype interview on the 21st of November but have not heard back

ANON

UC Irvine is scheduling flyouts.

Mercado

ANON, which UC Irvine job?

1986

Hi - does anyone have any news about Fordham, Pitt, NYU or Indiana (all ethics)?
Thanks, and good luck to all.

Pterodactyl Man

PFO from Baylor (not the Med school).138 applications.

Random Man

Any word on Georgia Periameter?

Scranton has completed on-campuses. Baylor has completed first cuts.

Random Guy

Loyola Marymount is moving on to on-campuses.

anon

Texas Tech have just sent out interview requests.

Ann On

Any word on U of Alabama (metaphysics/biomed), Clemson, or Union College (NY)? Note: there was an earlier comment on Clemson's timeline but no follow-up about whether anyone heard from them.

anontoo

@Pterodactyl Man: Is this Baylor University? (https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=177092916)

Pterodactyl Man

I can’t find the ad now, but the Baylor University philosophy department (in Waco, TX) ran an Open search for an Assistant Professor of Philosophy. That’s the one I’m reporting on. I saw something about Baylor College of Medicine or something and wanted to be clear that the job I’m reporting on is not that. It’s stone-cold philosophy.

anontoo

Thanks, Pterodactyl Man! Yes, that's the one for which this add is for. Thank you for clarifying.

anon

Is that the UC Riverside Phil Race/Feminist Philosophy job? Did they go straight to flyouts that fast?

Anyone have news about Pomona or the New School?

anonymous

@ Ann on: Alabama has contacted people for flyouts for that job.

wondering

Does anyone have news about Utah (research ethics)?

On the Market

1986: Fordham (Applied Ethics) has been conducting Skype interviews

Anon on 12/11: Pomona (Applied Ethics) is scheduling on campus interviews.

Thanks to everyone for their updates. Best of luck.

I hope not!

anyone heard about any of the following?
Notre dame (ethics/political)
UNC (PPE)
UC Berkeley (Epistemology, Phil Science, Moral/Political, or Ancient)
Baruch College (Open)
USC (Social/Political/Legal)
NYU (ethics)
Cornell (Open)
WashU St Louis (Open)?
Princeton (Open)
Pittsburgh (practical)
UC Santa Barbara (ethics/social/political)
MIT (open)
UT Austin (Ethics)

Anonymous moose

@On the market: Are you referring to the Pomona job in European Philosophy (https://philjobs.org/job/show/13366)?

Anon

On the Market: Do you mean Cal Poly Pomona (Bioethics/Phil Law/Phil Science) or Pomona College (19th & 20th Century Continental)?

anon ancient

Has anyone heard from Villanova (ancient), Hawaii (ancient), Cal State San Bernardino (ancient), or Weber State (history)?

Thanks for all the info and updates, all.

yanothernonymouse

Fordham philosophy of science has begun to schedule flyouts

another anon ancient

Add to anon ancient's list above: University of Illinois-Chicago (ancient), Pitt (ancient), UConn (ancient). Any news?

(also: lol, I somehow missed that Villanova job. Whoops!)

On the Market

Re clarifying questions from Anon and Anonymous moose: Cal Poly Pomona Applied Ethics is scheduling interviews.

Anon

Any news on University of Washington (philosophy of science position)?

anon ancient (#1)

@another anon ancient, UConn (ancient) has apparently scheduled first-round interviews.

Mike

Thanks to Marcus for hosting this discussion, but I find the format less than ideal.

I've made a proper wiki for posting job information: https://academicjobs.wikia.org/wiki/Philosophy_2019-20


Since I think this will be more convenient for everyone, I suggest posting info there rather than, or at least in addition to, posting it here.

Anon

There already is a philosophy job wiki: http://phylo.info/jobs/wiki

USE IT Y’ALL!

Anon2

It’s broken, anon.

Phylo Curious

Anon@3:17, it appears the Phylo Wiki has not been working (sufficiently well) for some time. I tried adding entries to it weeks ago. Unlike in past years, those entries haven't showing-up. I'm guessing from the paucity of entries that others have had a similar experience. Hence, the need for a new job wiki.

Anon

Mike: I posted a few updates on your wiki, but for some reasons the page doesn't show them

phone

Is it common to be notified of first-round interviews by a phone call rather than email? I am very bad about answering my phone, but just received a Skype interview request that way.

Random Man

While this format is far from perfect, may I recommend we stick with it for the remainder of this job season? And perhaps someone can try to invent a better one for next season? This way all information remains consolidated in one place for the time being.

ireaddeadpeople

Another ancient person here, appreciative of updates on the ancient jobs (here or on the new wiki, whatever.)

Hawaii's deadline for applications is December 31, so I don't think y'all will hear anything soon.

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