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Algorithms, Models, and Formalisms

Postdoctoral Researcher

The Algorithms, Models, and Formalisms Project at the University of Chicago invites applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher position supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, for the fall quarter of 2018. The Algorithms, Models, and Formalisms Project supports research on the roles played by algorithms, models, and formalisms in the history and sociology of modern society. The Postdoctoral Researcher’s responsibilities will include: teaching a graduate seminar in the Philosophy department, advising on the research network devoted to the themes of the project, assisting with the hosting and recruiting associated with events that engage faculty and graduate students of the wider University of Chicago community, pursuing collaborations with local faculty and/or graduate students, and producing their own papers.

The successful candidate will be appointed as a Postdoctoral Researcher with a one-quarter, non-renewable appointment at the rank of Instructor. Applicants must have filed their PhDs by June 30, 2018, and may not hold any other appointment during the fall quarter of 2018. A complete application includes cover letter, CV, two references, and a 2-page teaching statement. Please email Ms. Mai Vukcevich ( ) application materials. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

Submission Deadline:
No application materials will be accepted after Friday, September 28, 2018.

Additional information will be forthcoming:












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