Research Fellow in Applied Moral Philosophy (EXPIRED)
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
Social and Political Philosophy
|Organization's reference number||134732|
|Location||Oxford, England, United Kingdom|
|Start date||1 September 2018 or as soon as possible|
Applications are invited for a full-time Research Fellow position to conduct research in philosophy and applied ethics for the Wellcome Trust funded research project: Neurointerventions in Crime Prevention: An Ethical Analysis, which is hosted by the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics within the Faculty of Philosophy.
This post is fixed-term for 1 year from the date of appointment with excellent opportunities for career advancement.
The Fellow will conduct collaborative research under the supervision of Dr Thomas Douglas (Principal Investigator for the research project), with a focus on ‘The Ethics of Environmental and Biological Behavioural Influence in Crime Prevention’, examining the nature and moral status of different kinds of behavioural influence (including coercion, manipulation, nudging and biological intervention).
The Fellow will produce publications of high quality research, undertake literature reviews, and participate in other project activities. This participation may involve developing collaborative relationships, contributing to public engagement activities,
The postholder is required to hold the degree of PhD (or equivalent), or be a doctoral candidate near completion, in philosophy or other relevant discipline (such as law or political theory) with specialisation in applied ethics, normative ethics, political philosophy or other related sub-discipline. Also essential are excellent research skills, an outstanding research record, and demonstrated ability to publish in journals in applied ethics, normative ethics, or political philosophy.
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||http://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk|
|Hard deadline||June 8, 2018, 12:00pm BST|
|Web address for more information||http://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk|
|Contact name||Deborah Sheehan|
|Time created||May 9, 2018, 10:57am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||June 8, 2018, 12:00pm BST|
|Expired on||June 9, 2018, 12:46pm BST|
|Last updated||June 9, 2018, 7:46am EST|
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