NEW POSTINGS:

 


Australian National University:The School of Politics and International Relations, a top-ranked political science department in Australia, is seeking to make a fixed-term, 2-year, academic appointment in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE). We welcome applications from outstanding political scientists and political theorists in PPE. Additional subfields are open. The appointee will have an excellent record, or demonstrated potential for excellence, in research and publication, and in education. As well as teaching, the appointee will be expected to undertake research relevant to their field of expertise, supervision of PhD students and to work collegially with other members of the School. This position is based in Canberra. The successful applicant should have a background in political science and will be expected to teach two courses per year. An ability to teach research design and research methods is desirable. Availability to start in January 2021 is highly desirable.

Deadline to apply is June 30, 2020. More details HERE.


Utrecht University: an Assistant Professor position in Practical Philosophy, with a specialization in bio-ethics, particularly in the following fields: health care ethics, reproductive ethics, disability ethics, environmental ethics, biomedical ethics, neuroethics, pharmaceutical ethics or public health ethics. The position is situated within the Ethics Institute, which is part of the Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies. The Assistant Professor‘s teaching time will be spent primarily in the MA programme in Applied Ethics, the BA programme in Philosophy, and in-service teaching in other faculties (such as Biology and Pharmacy the new minor in Medical Humanities). Much of this teaching is in Dutch. The Master Applied Ethics is a one-year programme that attracts students from a wide variety of disciplines who are interested in ethical issues in fields of e.g. biomedical ethics, sustainability, economic and business ethics. In addition to teaching courses in these programmes, the Assistant Professor will also be involved in internship and thesis coaching, tutoring of students, and take management responsibilities (such as membership in an Exam committee or Education Committee). The BA programme in Philosophy offers a broad introduction to philosophy, of which practical philosophy composes a substantial part. In-service teaching is offered at the request of other faculties, and often involves short lectures or seminars embedded in courses in e.g. pharmacy, biomedical sciences, and biology.
Deadline to apply is June 10, 2020. More details HERE.

VU Amsterdam: The department of philosophy of the VU Amsterdam has a vacancy for an assistant professor (tenure-track) in moral and political philosophy. Teaching will be in the philosophy programme as well as in the inter-faculty Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) programme of the VU’s John Stuart Mill College. We are looking for candidates who will contribute to the further development of the philosophy department’s interdisciplinary focus and whose research interests belong to the intersection of philosophy on the one hand, and politics and/or economics on the other. Given the profile of the research group and the PPE programme, candidates with additional expertise in the philosophy of the social sciences or formal reasoning in ethics and political theory are encouraged to apply.
Deadline to apply is May 10, 2020. More details HERE.