Department of Philosophy
314 Moses Hall #2390
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720-2390

Phone: 510-642-2722
Fax: 510-642-4164

phildept@berkeley.edu

Events this week

Thu Oct 19, 2017
Howison Library, 4–6 PM
Philosophy Colloquium
Christia Mercer (Columbia University)
Descartes’ Demons and Debts, or, The Importance of Studying Women in the History of Philosophy
Fri Oct 20, 2017
Room 141, Law School, 12–2 PM
Workshop in Law, Philosophy, and Political Theory
Rogers Smith (Univ. of Pennsylvania Political Science )
A Progressive Case for Accommodating Religious Conservatives
Fri Oct 20, 2017
60 Evans Hall, 4:10–5:15 PM
Logic Colloquium
Thomas Icard (Stanford University)
Some Philosophical Uses of Randomized Computation

News

Congratulations to Ethan Jerzak

Congratulations to Ethan for being selected as one of three winners of the 2018 Sanders Graduate Student Awards, awarded to each of the three best papers in mind, metaphysics, epistemology, or ethics submitted for the Eastern Division APA meeting. Ethan won an award for his paper, “Two Ways to Want?”

We’re hiring!

The Department of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (tenure track or tenured) position in the areas of Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Moral & Political Philosophy, or Ancient Philosophy, with an expected start date of July 1, 2018.

Job responsibilities include teaching 4 courses/year at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and conducting thesis supervision. Area of Specialization: Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Moral & Political Philosophy, or Ancient Philosophy.

Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience. Senior Assistant Professors should apply to the Assistant recruitment. 

For more information about the position, including required qualifications and application materials, please refer to the links below.

To apply at the Assistant Professor level, please go to the following link:
https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF01506.

To apply at the Associate or Full Professor level, please go to the following link:
https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF01507.

Applications must be received by October 27, 2017. Please direct questions to philsearch+prof@berkeley.edu. The University of California, Berkeley is an AA/EEO employer.