CFP – U of Washington

We invite graduate students to submit papers to the University of Washington (Seattle) Graduate Student Conference on March 11-12. Submissions in any area of philosophy will be considered, but those related to the conference themes Values in Science (broadly construed) will be given preference. Kevin Elliot (Michigan State University) will give the keynote.

Submissions can be made by email to philgrad.conf.uw@gmail.com by January 18, 2016. Please send papers prepared for blind review as an attachment in either .doc or .pdf format. Papers are to be 3,000 words or less, and suitable for a 30 minute presentation. In the body of the email please include the author’s name, institutional affiliation, contact details, the paper title, a word count, and a brief abstract (no more than 300 words).

Please include “submission” in the e-mail subject line.

Please address any questions to philgrad.conf.uw@gmail.com.

Notification of decisions will be sent by February 15, 2016.

JOB POSTING – U of Washington

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Washington seeks an assistant professor in philosophy of science. We have teaching needs in philosophy of biology and philosophy of physics, and we welcome candidates whose research actively engages philosophical issues raised by contemporary scientific practice.  Priority will be given to applications received by November 1, 2015. For the details, please see:  http://philjobs.org/job/show/3924