Departmental Lecturer in Feminist Philosophy

University of Oxford

United Kingdom

July 1, 2022

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Departmental Lecturer in Feminist Philosophy

Faculty of Philosophy, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford, in association with Exeter College

The Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford, in association with Exeter College, wishes to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Philosophy to cover the teaching and other duties of a permanent postholder during a period of externally-funded research and sabbatical leave. This post is fixed term for the period 1 October 2022 up to 30 April 2025.

The successful candidate will have at least an area of competence in Feminist Philosophy and, additionally, an area of specialization in any area of analytic philosophy. The candidate must be able to teach feminist philosophy to both graduate and undergraduate students. In addition, the appointed person will conduct research in Philosophy, and will undertake administration for the Faculty and the College including, but not limited to, participating in the annual admissions exercises and acting as assessor for undergraduate and graduate examinations.

For the college, the successful candidate must be able to provide tutorials in at least two of the three elements of the Introduction to Philosophy course taken by first-year philosophers: General Philosophy (i.e. introductory topics in metaphysics and epistemology); Moral Philosophy (studied via engagement with Mill's Utilitarianism); and Introductory Logic. Candidates should also be able to provide tutorials in a good range of advanced papers in Philosophy (i.e. those taken by students in the second year and beyond), including Knowledge and Reality. Further information can be found here.

The successful candidate should normally have received the degree of PhD or DPhil in Philosophy, with an area of specialism in contemporary theoretical and/or practical philosophy, or a related discipline by 1 October 2022, or at least have submitted a completed doctoral dissertation for examination by the advertised closing date for this position.

Candidates must have an outstanding research record appropriate to the stage of their career with evidence of, or evidence of potential for producing, significant research in the area of Philosophy. They must provide evidence of the ability to provide excellent teaching and must have the ability and willingness to assume pastoral responsibilities associated with undergraduate and graduate teaching, and to act as an assessor at graduate and undergraduate level.

Applications must be made online via the Oxford University jobs website (vacancy ID: 158362) where further particulars for the post are available. Applicants will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of their online application. To apply for this post and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please access the link below:

The deadline for all applications is 12.00 noon (UK time) on 1 July 2022. Candidates should ask their referees to submit reference letters directly to jobs@philosophy.ox.ac.uk no later than this date.

The University of Oxford is an equal opportunities employer.

Contact Person : Recruitment Administrator Vacancy ID : 158362 Contact Number : Closing Date & Time : 01-Jul-2022 12:00 Contact Email : jobs@philosophy.ox.ac.uk Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Salary (£) : 33309 - 35326

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