PostDoc, 2 years (EXPIRED)
Department of Philosophy II, Ruhr University Bochum
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|AOS||deontic logic, formal argumentation, nonmonotonic logic, agent-based models, reasoning and cognition|
Philosophy of Science
|AOC||deontic logic, formal argumentation, nonmonotonic logic, agent-based models, reasoning and cognition|
|Organization's reference number||2394|
|Location||Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany|
|Start date||February 2024|
The research group on Logic in Philosophy and Artificial Intelligence (Christian Straßer) at the Institute for Philosophy II, Ruhr University Bochum has an opening for a postdoc position (2 years, 100%).
The candidate will work on formal models of defeasible reasoning, in particular those based on nonmonotonic logic and formal argumentation.
Possible areas of specialization include:
We invite applications that fit (any of) the above themes.
The position will be embedded in a rich research environment, incl. connections to
For any queries, please contact mailto:[email protected].
You hold a PhD degree in Philosophy, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a discipline related to the listed topics.
You have an interest in the above listed themes of the research. Knowledge of German language is not required.
We welcome candidates with a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives and we especially encourage candidates from underrepresented groups to apply.
Conditions of employment
A meaningful job in a dynamic and ambitious university with the possibility to present your work at international conferences.
A two-year, 100%-funded PostDoc position (TV-L 13), starting between January and February 2021.
The position also comes with teaching duties, namely 2 courses per teaching term.
Family-friendly initiatives are in place, such as an international spouse program, and excellent on-campus children day care and sports facilities.
|How to apply|
Your application should contain the following documents: 1. a letter of motivation explaining your interest in the position and your qualifications for it 2. your curriculum vitae 3. a writing sample (research paper) 4. names and contact information of two persons willing to provide references 5. a research statement (max 1-2 pages), elaborating on your ideas for a research focus in line with the above theme
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||October 9, 2023, 11:59pm CET|
|Web address for more information||https://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/rrs-philosophy/blog...|
|Contact name||Christian Straßer|
|Time created||September 19, 2023, 8:29pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||October 9, 2023, 11:59pm CET|
|Expired on||October 11, 2023, 12:46am CET|
|Last updated||November 10, 2023, 3:00pm UTC|
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