Philosophy Jobs – In North America

The Philosopher’s Cocoon has a breakdown on the tenure track jobs this year (via Peter at Error).  Given that I work in a different ‘market’, where ‘continuing’ (we don’t talk about tenure here) jobs are usually within reach only several years after your PhD, it seems strange to measure things by a gold standard that is only appropriate to some. It looks like putting your eggs in one basket – both demoralisng, and not very accurate. But maybe I’m just ignorant about the US system.

Philosopher’s Cocoon on this years jobs

What is interesting here is the breakdown by specialty. As Hansel would say: Ethics – so hot right now.


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