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Senior Researcher in Practical Philosophy

Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Job category Postdoc or similar / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS moral responsibility and free will within action theory, normative ethics, metaethics, and legal responsibility.
AOS categories Philosophy of Action
Philosophy of Mind
Ethics
Normative Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC moral responsibility and free will within action theory, normative ethics, metaethics, and legal responsibility.
AOC categories Philosophy of Action
Philosophy of Mind
Ethics
Normative Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number PAR 2017/1519
Location Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Start date By agreement
Job description

The University of Gothenburg and the Lund-Gothenburg Responsibility Project (http://www.lgrp.lu.se/ ) is hiring a (permanent) researcher.  More info about the practical philosophy research group in Gothenburg is here: https://flov.gu.se/english/research/research-areas/practical-philosophy 

The holder of the position will be given the opportunity to develop her/his independence as a researcher. The researcher fellow will contribute to the research environment, especially with respect to foundational and analytic issues concerning moral responsibility and free will (broadly conceived). He or she will also actively participate in LGRP’s research seminar and other relevant research activities at the Philosophy Department. The researcher is expected to apply for external funding together with colleagues in the research group. Additional duties may include the project’s promotion through academic and outreach events, as well as teaching, supervising graduate students, course design, and other teaching-related activities. Such tasks will not exceed 20% of the position’s responsibilities. The holder of the position is expected to carry out her/his research in Gothenburg and to be present regularly and consistently at the research groups various activities and programs (workshops, seminars, conferences, etc.).

The researcher should be able and willing to coordinate and assist the work of LGRP’s junior researchers and work closely with the LGRP’s director and associate director in planning and implementing project activities.

Read more and apply here: https://www.gu.se/english/about_the_university/job-opportunities/vacancies-details/?id=1646

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://www.gu.se/english/about_the_university/job...
Hard deadline October 31, 2018, 11:59pm CET
Contact
Web address for more information https://www.gu.se/english/about_the_university/job...
Contact name Ragnar Francén Olinder
Contact email
Contact phone + 46 (0)31-786 4837
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Scheduled expiry date October 31, 2018, 11:59pm CET
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