AHUM-300-24 - Lecturer in Philosophy

University of Kent
February 15, 2024
Offerd Salary:£36,386 to £40,931
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Contract Type:fixed term of one ye
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Lecturer in Philosophy Philosophy Location: Canterbury

Salary: £36,386 to £40,931 per annum Grade: Grade 7 Academic Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed Term - 12 Months Release Date: Thursday 11 January 2024 Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Thursday 15 February 2024 (unless otherwise stated) Reference: AHUM-300-24

Are you a philosopher of science with the ability to contribute to research- led teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels? Do you have teaching experience in philosophy at university level in the area of analytic theoretical philosophy and a strong commitment to personal excellence in teaching?

If so, the Department of Philosophy is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Philosophy (for a fixed term of one year) to be an inspiring teacher and to contribute to the research project, ‘EBL+: New philosophical foundations for evidence-based law'', funded by the Leverhulme Trust and led by Professor Jon Williamson.

As Lecturer in Philosophy you will:

  • provide an outstanding and sustained contribution to the research profile of the project by undertaking research of international calibre
  • teach and convene existing undergraduate and postgraduate modules, as required by the Course Leads
  • engage in attracting research grants and other funding to assist in the further development of the research project
  • undertake module and programme administration and examining
  • As Lecturer in Philosophy you will have:

  • a PhD or equivalent in Philosophy (successful viva at time of interview)
  • a record of international excellence in research and publication
  • the ability to initiate and organise research activities in philosophy and to contribute effectively to the Centre for Reasoning
  • a record of presenting research papers at national and international conferences
  • Interviews are expected to take place: 14 March 2024

    Contract start date: 2 September 2024

    Please see the links below to view the full job description and to apply for this post. If you require further information regarding the application process, please contact The Resourcing Team on [email protected] quoting ref number: AHUM-300-24

    Applications must be made via the University's online application system; CVs or details sent directly to the department or via email cannot be considered.

    The University of Kent values diversity and promotes equality at all levels.

    We particularly welcome applications from female and black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented at this level in this area Further details: Job Description

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