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Postdoctoral Research Fellow (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of Johannesburg

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Post-Kantian European philosophy, German idealism, phenomenology and/or hermeneutics
AOS categories 19th/20th Century Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Start date Negotiable, but early 2013 desirable
Job description

The University of Johannesburg is pleased to announce that it intends to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Philosophy. 

AOS: Post-Kantian European philosophy, German idealism, phenomenology and/or hermeneutics. 

AOC: Open. 

Essential: Completed PhD by start date; capacity and motivation to publish in peer-reviewed journals. 

Start date: Negotiable, but early 2013 desirable. The successful applicant will be expected to participate fully in the Department’s intellectual life, which may include light teaching and administrative duties. 

Salary: R180.000 p.a. (untaxed, plus a travel fund subject to suitable progress with publications). 

Duration: one year initially with the possibility of renewal for a second year, depending on publications. 

Application: candidates should email:

  1. a research proposal of 700-1000 words
  2. two pieces of written work of 8000-10.000 words
  3. a CV with the email addresses of three referees 
  4. a covering letter 

to: Dr Rafael Winkler at the email address below.

Deadline: Friday the 5th of October 2012. The University reserves the right not to appoint and to continue searching after the closing date. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. 

For more information about the Department, please visit our website at http://www.uj.ac.za/EN/Faculties/humanities/departments/philosophy/Pages/default.aspx.

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline October 5, 2012, 5:59pm SAST
Web address for more information http://www.uj.ac.za/EN/Faculties/humanities/depart...
Contact name Rafael Winkler
Contact email
Time created August 26, 2012, 5:51pm EST
Scheduled expiry date October 5, 2012, 5:59pm SAST
Expired on May 28, 2017, 5:19pm SAST
Last updated May 28, 2017, 11:19am EST
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