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Tenured Hires

This page is dedicated to recent tenured hires. If you or someone you know has recently gotten such a job, feel free to post the details. Or email, and it will be posted for you. Confidentiality will be preserved unless otherwise requested.


15 responses to “Tenured Hires

  1. prophilosophy May 10, 2012 at 12:26 am

    ANU hires Victoria McGreer and Philip Pettit from Princeton. They will each be half-time at ANU starting in spring of 2013. The other half of the time they will remain at Princeton.

  2. prophilosophy May 12, 2012 at 4:51 am

    Birmingham hires Maja Spener and Scott Sturgeon from Oxford.

  3. Anonymous May 16, 2012 at 5:25 pm

    That new Yale-National University of Singapore collaboration hired Nico Sillins. He’s currently at Cornell:

    • prophilosophy June 1, 2012 at 12:54 am

      From a reader: Silins will remain at Cornell through 2013, after which he will join Yale-NUS for at least two years. Silins will be on leave from Cornell during those two years.

  4. prophilosophy May 17, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Rutgers hires David Albert of Columbia, one term (and one course during that term) per year.

  5. prophilosophy May 28, 2012 at 3:45 pm

    Yale Law School hires Gideon Yaffe from USC

    Yaffe will have a secondary appointment in the philosophy department and be available to supervise graduate students. His teaching schedule within the philosophy department has yet to be determined.

  6. prophilosophy May 28, 2012 at 3:46 pm

    Kansas hires John Symons from UT-El Paso

    Symons will be joining the department as Chair.

  7. prophilosophy June 3, 2012 at 7:19 pm

    UIUC hires Andrew Arana (Logic, Phil Math) as Associate Professor from Kansas State University.

  8. prophilosophy June 14, 2012 at 7:22 pm

    University of Cincinnati hires Anthony Chemero (cognitive science, philosophy of science) from Franklin and Marshall.

  9. prophilosophy August 13, 2012 at 9:59 pm

    Glasgow hires Fraser MacBride (Metaphysics, Phil Math) from Cambridge. MacBride will be the Chair of Logic and Rhetoric.

  10. prophilosophy August 27, 2012 at 6:47 pm

    UT-Austin hires Michelle Montague (philosophy of mind, metaphysics) from Bristol and Galen Strawson (philosophy of mind, metaphysics) from Reading. Strawson will hold a newly created Chair.

  11. prophilosophy October 5, 2012 at 8:26 pm

    UConn has hired Susan Schneider (Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, Cognitive Science) from the University of Pennsylvania, to begin August 2013.

  12. Anonymous October 29, 2012 at 10:59 pm

    University of Adelaide has hired Antony Eagle from Oxford.

  13. prophilosophy November 6, 2012 at 3:09 pm

    University of Michigan has hired Timothy Williamson (Metaphysics, Epistemology, Logic, Language) of Oxford. As the Nelson Professor, Williamson will visit the University of Michigan each March, during which he’ll teach an intensive graduate seminar. He will remain the Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford University.


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