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About Simon Cabulea May

Simon Cabulea May is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Florida State University. He received his PhD from Stanford University. His present research project generally concerns conflicts of moral convictions in public deliberation.

Murphy Institute Fellowship Deadline Extended

The Center for Ethics and Public Affairs at the Murphy Institute at Tulane University has extended the deadline for the receipt of 2014-2015 Faculty Fellowship applications. The new deadline is February 15, 2014. These fellowships are available to support outstanding … Continue reading

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David Braybrooke

Via Linda McAdams: a facebook page has been created to support David Braybrooke, who is undergoing intense physical therapy after recent surgery. read more… Be Sociable, Share! Tweet

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Stanford: McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society Associate Director

The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society seeks a full time associate director to supervise our post-doctoral fellowship program, implement programming for graduate students, and in general support the Center initiatives. Our Center, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, … Continue reading

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Princeton Grad Conference in Political Theory 2013

CFP Deadline: January 11, 2013 The Graduate Conference in Political Theory at Princeton University will be held from April 5-6, 2013. The Committee for the Graduate Conference in Political Theory at Princeton University welcomes papers addressing any topic in political … Continue reading

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2013-14 Stanford Postdocs

Two great postdoc fellowship opportunities at Stanford. The application deadline is 10 January 2013: The Center for Ethics in Society Post Doctoral Fellowships For 2013-2014, we seek up to four new post doctoral fellows.  We are also expecting to be able … Continue reading

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Reading Group on Corey Brettschneider’s When the State Speaks, What Should It Say?

I’m happy to announce that from 12 November we’ll be hosting a reading group on Corey Brettschneider’s new book, When the State Speaks, What Should It Say?: How Democracies Can Protect Expression and Promote Equality. From the publishers: How should … Continue reading

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CFP: Princeton Graduate Political Theory Conference

Princeton University, 5-6 April 2013 | CFP Deadline, 11 January 2013 The Graduate Conference in Political Theory at Princeton University will be held from April 5-6, 2013. The Committee for the Graduate Conference in Political Theory at Princeton University welcomes papers … Continue reading

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Visiting Assistant Professor Positions at Virginia Tech (incl. Political Philosophy)

I am updating this posting since the university HR webpage for the political philosophy position has changed. To apply for the position please click here. The Department of Philosophy at Virginia Tech is still accepting applications for this position. — … Continue reading

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CUNY Graduate Center Postdoc

CUNY Graduate Center 2012-23 | Deadline: 12 April 2012 This looks like a great postdoctoral fellowship associated with the Center for Global Ethics and Politics at CUNY GC: The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, the Ph.D. … Continue reading

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Public Reason Graduate Tech Assistant(s)

I’m looking for one or two graduate students to take over the technical nuts and bolts administration of the website, i.e., sign up new members, keep the site WordPress and theme up-to-date, fix broken links, keep a lookout for new … Continue reading

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CFP: Oxford Political Theory Grad Conference

Oxford: 19-20 April 2012 | CFP: 15 January 2012 Via Marius Ostrowski: Political Theory and the ‘Liberal’ Tradition Graduate students are invited to submit paper proposals for the inaugural Oxford Graduate Conference in Political Theory, to be held at the … Continue reading

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CFP: Princeton Graduate Conference in Political Theory

Princeton: 6-7 April 2012 | CFP: 16 January 2012 Via Ted Lechterman, this year’s CFP for a great graduate conference in political theory: The Committee for the Graduate Conference in Political Theory at Princeton University welcomes papers concerning any topic … Continue reading

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Open Letter to US University Chancellors and Presidents

Matthew Noah Smith has written the following open letter from the faculty of US universities and colleges to to their chancellors and presidents regarding the use of violence against student protesters. If you would like to add your name to … Continue reading

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Scanlon on Libertarianism in Boston Review

Tim Scanlon has an essay up at Boston Review on libertarianism and liberty: “Libertarianism presents itself as a simple, clear, and principled view. It appears to provide a moral basis, in the value of individual liberty, for a specific political … Continue reading

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Stanford Center for Ethics in Society Postdocs 2012-13

Stanford 2012-13 | Application deadline 11 January 2012 A message from the McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society at Stanford regarding their postdoctoral fellowship opportunities for 2012-2013: For 2012-2013, we  seek up to four new postdoctoral fellows. We welcome … Continue reading

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TT Assistant Professor Position, Virginia Tech

This year, we’re looking for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Moral and Political Philosophy with interdisciplinary research and teaching interests. It’s a 2/2 load, including a graduate seminar. Applications should be received by 14 November and applicants MUST complete the … Continue reading

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2012-13 Tulane CEPA Fellowships

Tulane University Center for Ethics and Public Affairs | Deadline: 15 November 2011 This is a great fellowship opportunity in a great place: The Murphy Institute’s Center for Ethics and Public Affairs at Tulane University invites applications for up to … Continue reading

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Grad CFP: “From Meydan Tahrir to Wisconsin”

Cornell University, 27-28 April 2012 | CFP Deadline: 1 Nov 2011 Via Pinar Kemerli at Cornell: “From Meydan Tahrir to Wisconsin: Rethinking Revolution, Democracy and Citizenship” An interdisciplinary graduate student conference, hosted by the political theory graduate students in the … Continue reading

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iPad 2

A lazy question to mark the beginning of summer: Suppose an academic were to (a) succumb to Apple’s marketing prowess and (b) invest a great deal of time and energy researching/discovering the best ways to make use of his/her new … Continue reading

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Symposium on Corey Brettschneider’s Democratic Rights

I’m very happy to say that a symposium on Corey Brettschneider’s Democratic Rights has now been published in Representation. The symposium is based on the contributions to the reading group on the book that took place here in late 2008. … Continue reading

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