Logic Jobs at Alberta, Simon Fraser

Two ads for positions with AOS or AOC in logic:

The Department of Philosophy, University of Alberta, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Philosophy, with a specialization in Logic. Other areas of research and teaching specialization and competence are open. The appointment will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2008. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching and maintaining an active research programme. Tenure stream faculty normally teach four one term courses per year. Candidates should hold a PhD in Philosophy and provide evidence of scholarly and teaching excellence. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience, and the benefit package is comprehensive. Applicants should arrange to send a letter of application indicating the position applied for and describing areas of research interest, curriculum vitae, all university transcripts, a sample of written work, letters from three referees, and, if available, a teaching dossier and teaching evaluations to Bruce Hunter, Chair, Department of Philosophy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA, T6G 2E5. CLOSING DATE: November 10, 2007. The University of Alberta hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. For further information concerning the Department, please consult http://www.uofaweb.ualberta.ca/philosophy/.

SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY, Burnaby, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Canada. Rank: Assistant through junior Associate Professor, with a preference for more experienced candidates, beginning Fall, 2008. AOS: Metaphysics and/or epistemology, broadly construed (including philosophy of science). AOC: Advanced undergraduate Logic.

Ph.D required by Fall 2008. Teaching duties include undergraduate and graduate instruction as well as graduate supervision; normally two courses per semester, one semester research, on a trimester system. We will begin to consider applications on October 1st, 2007, but to ensure full consideration applications must be received by November 1st 2007. Applicants should arrange for the CV, a writing sample, teaching materials, and at least three letters of reference to be sent to: Louise Norman, Secretary to the Chair, Department of Philosophy, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C., V5A 1S6,Canada. Located in Greater Vancouver, SFU is a research oriented institution with a multicultural student body.

Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. This position is subject to approval by the University Board of Governors and final budgetary authorization.

Turnstiles in LaTeX

The new LaTeX package turnstile lets you make fancy turnstile characters and put labels above and below the line (e.g., \vdash^x_L, but the right way).

HT: The Academic Geek (aka Kai von Fintel)