PSA Search for Host Institution and Executive Director – Request for Proposals

The Philosophy of Science Association (PSA) is seeking a new home for its executive office starting January 1, 2021. As part of this search, the PSA will be hiring a new Executive Director (ED); the start-date is negotiable, but ideally the incoming ED would take up this position in July 2020 so they can assist with PSA2020 and begin the transition to a new office. The PSA is open to considering a variety of institutional arrangements; the search committee welcomes proposals from institutions interested in hosting the PSA executive office as well as from prospective EDs. 
  • The deadline for initial expressions of interest is November 15, 2019; please send a “letter of interest” to
  • The Search Committee is committed to working with prospective applicants to develop their proposals; feel free to contact Search Committee chair, John Dupré, or committee members Hasok Chang , Sandy Mitchell  or Kevin Zollman.
  • For further information can be found on the PSA website ( or by clicking the links below:   
Request for Proposals
Full Proposal Guidelines