Home page About PhilJobs:JFP

Pre-doctoral researcher (EXPIRED)

Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, University of Antwerp

Job category Graduate fellowship / Fixed term
AOS Legal philosophy, normative ethics and meta-ethics
AOS categories Ethics
Meta-Ethics
Philosophy of Law
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Antwerpen, Flanders, Belgium
Start date Academic year 2012-2013 or as soon as possible thereafter
Job description

The Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, University of Antwerp (www.lcv.ua.ac.be) is seeking to fill the post of a:


pre-doctoral researcher for a project on
‘Interpretation, Concepts and the Law’


Job description:


The fellow will work towards a doctoral thesis (PhD) and will be situated within the Law and Philosophy Programme of the Centre for Law and Cosmopolitan Values, University of Antwerp (Belgium). The position is funded by a research project of the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) on ‘Interpretation, Concepts and the Law’ and will aim for interdisciplinary research in the domains of legal philosophy, normative ethics and meta-ethics. The PhD is supervised by the project’s grant-holders: Prof George Pavlakos and Dr Katrien Schaubroeck.


Profile:

  • a master’s degree in law and/or philosophy
  • ability to conduct interdisciplinary research in the domains of legal philosophy, normative ethics and meta-ethics.
  • any prior research experience, record of publications or other proof of strong analytical skills will be taken into account
  • excellent oral and written communication skills in English. Additional knowledge of French or German is desirable.

We offer:

  • a full-time position as a pre-doctoral fellow for 3 years, with possibility of renewal for one further year (salary: approx. €1.950 net/month). The expected date of appointment is the academic year 2012-2013 or as soon as possible after that date.
  • The fellow will be involved in the editorial team of the prestigious review of legal and political philosophy JURISPRUDENCE (http://www.hartjournals.co.uk/jurisprudence/).

For additional information, you may contact Prof G Pavlakos by email.


Applicants may apply in the post or by email and should send a covering letter, a CV (no more than 2 pages), a research proposal (between 800-1200 words), a sample of writing (e.g. a paper, or degree thesis) and two academic references (which should be forwarded separately by the referees) before 15 November 2012, to:


Prof Dr G Pavlakos
Faculty of Law
Universiteit Antwerpen
Venusstraat 23
BE 2000 Antwerpen

Belgium

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Application deadline November 15, 2012
Contact
Web address for more information http://www.lcv.ua.ac.be
Contact name Prof G Pavlakos
Contact email
Bookkeeping
Time created September 5, 2012, 5:28pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 15, 2012, 11:59pm CET
Expired on
Last updated September 5, 2012, 5:29pm EST
Last update notification There are no notifications for this ad.
Save the ad using the "save" button below to receive notifications of significant updates.
Save