Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Philosophy of the Environment

Two year Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in The Cogut Institute for the Humanities and Department of Philosophy in Philosophy of the Environment. AOS: Philosophy of the Environment; AOC: Any relevant subfield of philosophy, including but not limited to moral philosophy, political philosophy, philosophy of science, philosophy of religion, aesthetics, and/or history of philosophy. Duties including teaching one course per semester, at least one of which must be in philosophy of the environment, and participating in the weekly Cogut Institute seminar. Salary will be $61,500 for the first year and $63,907 for the second, plus research associate benefits and research budget of $2,000 per year. Applicants must have PhD in hand or complete all requirements for the PhD prior to September 1, 2020. Applications should be submitted on-line to Interfolio. Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2020.


PhD in Philosophy completed with all requirements prior to September 1, 2020.

Application Instructions

Please submit CV, Research Statement, Three Letters of Recommendation and Writing Sample.  Apply via Interfolio link.

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Application date
2 years
Humanities : Philosophy, Theology and religion