Research Fellow (PhD Student) (EXPIRED)
Department of Philosophy, Humboldt University of Berlin
|Job category||Research assistant / Fixed term|
|AOS||Nineteenth and twentieth century philosophy including phenomenology, and/or contemporary theories of colors and other sensory qualities, and/or issues about the naive and the scientific worldviews|
19th/20th Century Philosophy
Philosophy of Science
|Organization's reference number||DR/108/21|
|Location||Berlin, Berlin, Germany|
|Start date||March 2022 to February 2025 (start date negotiable)|
Humboldt University Berlin - Department of Philosophy
DFG Emmy-Noether project "A Sensible World. The Problem of Secondary Qualities in and around the School of Brentano"
2 positions of Research Fellow (PhD Student)
with part-time employment (65%) - E 13 TV-L HU - March 2022 to February 2025 (start date negotiable) (temporary third-party funding for 3 years subject to approval)
The Emmy-Noether research group "A Sensible World", to be funded by the DFG for up to six years (2020-2026), aims to study the debates on secondary qualities that took place in and around the School of Brentano. lt will analyze these debates in all their richness and complexity, and thus explore this issue through a broad network of authors: in Franz Brentano himself and his closest pupils Anton Marty and Carl Stumpf, in Alexius Meinong and his heirs Alois Höfler and Stephan Witasek, and in Edmund Husserl and his early students Adolf Reinach and Edith Stein, among many others. The research group will study the novel, but still little-known inquiries conducted within this network of authors on the phenomenology, metaphysics, and epistemology of secondary qualities, and consequently on the relation between our naive and scientific worldviews. For more information on the project, please visit its website: www.a-sensible-world.net.
Please send your application (letter of motivation; CV; degrees and diplomas; writing sample of 8,000 words max.; PhD project proposal of 1,000 words max.) until the 31th of October 2021, with the HU reference number DR/108/21, to:
Contact: Hamid Taieb (research group leader), [email protected]
HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply.
Since we will not return your documents, please submit only copies in the application.
Please visit our website www.hu-berlin.de/stellenangebote, which gives you access to the legally binding German version.
|How to apply|
See job description for application procedure.
|Web address to apply||http://www.hu-berlin.de/stellenangebote|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||October 31, 2021, 11:59pm CET|
|Web address for more information||http://www.a-sensible-world.net|
|Contact name||Hamid Taieb|
|Contact phone||+49 30 2093 2873|
|Time created||August 5, 2021, 7:28pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||October 31, 2021, 11:59pm CET|
|Expired on||November 2, 2021, 12:46am CET|
|Last updated||December 2, 2021, 3:00pm UTC|
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