Postdoctoral Associate (EXPIRED)
Center for Population-Level Bioethics, Rutgers University - New Brunswick
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|Organization's reference number||CPLB Postdoc FY24-25|
|Location||New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States|
|Start date||September 1, 2024|
The Center for Population-Level Bioethics (CPLB) at Rutgers University invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral associate position, with a strong possibility of renewal for a second year. Postdoctoral associates conduct independent research in population-level bioethics, mentored by Nir Eyal, Henry Rutgers Professor of Bioethics and founder and director of CPLB, and other CPLB and Rutgers faculty members. Population-level bioethics is a branch of bioethics that focuses on population health and its distribution.
In addition to carrying out independent research, the postdoctoral associate is expected to: Pursue publication in leading peer-reviewed journals. Prepare and submit abstracts for presentation at conferences in ethics, bioethics, or related fields.
Applicants for the position should have completed a terminal degree in Philosophy, Political Theory, Public Health, Health Policy, Economics, Law, Medicine, or another relevant area by the position start date. A record of independent research in, or that seriously engages with issues in population-level bioethics, bioethics, applied ethics, moral philosophy, social or political philosophy is required, as is high-level ability in analytical thinking and writing, as demonstrated by a writing sample.
|How to apply|
Applications should be submitted by November 17, 2023 and include the following documents: 1. A cover letter 2. A curriculum vitae 3. A writing sample of 4,000-10,000 words, published or unpublished, that reflects the applicant’s analytical skills and writing abilities. The writing sample may, but need not, be on population-level bioethics 4. A research project proposal of 1,500-3,000 words, which the applicant aims to complete or substantially advance over their year at CPLB. The proposed research can be entirely philosophical/normative or combine empirical and normative approaches; it can be abstract or applied, but it must be in population-level bioethics. 5. Three letters of recommendation emailed to [email protected]. Please do not upload letters to the online application system.
|Web address to apply||https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/207107|
|Hard deadline||November 17, 2023, 11:59pm EST|
|Contact name||Monica Magalhaes, Associate Director of CPLB|
|Time created||August 4, 2023, 9:40pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||November 17, 2023, 11:59pm EST|
|Expired on||November 19, 2023, 12:46am EST|
|Last updated||November 19, 2023, 5:46am UTC|
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