Bertrand Russell Visiting Professorship
Department of Philosophy, McMaster University
|Job category||Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term|
|AOS||History of Early Analytic Philosophy / Russell|
19th/20th Century Philosophy
|AOC||History of Early Analytic Philosophy / Russell|
19th/20th Century Philosophy
|Location||Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
|Start date||January 2020|
The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a Visiting Professorship in Russell and the History of Early Analytic Philosophy for 2019-2020. McMaster University houses the Bertrand Russell Archives and the Bertrand Russell Research Centre, and it is one of the leading centres for research on Russell's philosophy. This Visiting Professorship is primarily intended for established scholars whose research would benefit from access to the Bertrand Russell Archives for an extended period. However, applications will also be considered from scholars at an earlier stage in their career who have a strong research project that would benefit from access to the archives.
The Visiting Professorship is tenable for either one or two semesters. The Visiting Professor’s duties include presenting at least one paper in the Philosophy Department's Speakers Series and teaching one fourth-year undergraduate course (open to graduate students) or a graduate course, preferably on the history of analytic philosophy (although a different topic may be agreed upon with the Chair of the Department of Philosophy).The stipend for teaching the course is up to $17,197.00, depending on rank, in accordance with the standard schedule for overload teaching. Review of applications will commence on April 25, 2019.
|How to apply|
How to Apply: Applicants must submit their application through the University’s electronic portal at www.workingatmcmaster.ca/careers/ (Job # 25231). Please include a CV together with a description of the research you propose to conduct at the Russell Archives. Queries should be addressed to Dr. Stefan Sciaraffa, Chair, Department of Philosophy at email@example.com To comply with the Government of Canada’s reporting requirements, the University is obliged to gather information about applicants’ status as either Permanent Residents of Canada or Canadian citizens. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or current citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements: Yes, I am a citizen or permanent resident of Canada No, I am not a citizen or permanent resident of Canada All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority for these positions. McMaster University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, persons with disabilities, First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons, members of racialized communities and LGBTQ-identified persons. If you require any form of accommodation throughout the recruitment and selection procedure, please contact the Human Resources Service Centre at 905-525-9140 ext. 222-HR (22247).
|Web address to apply||http://www.workingatmcmaster.ca/careers/|
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||April 25, 2019, 12:00am EST|
|Hard deadline||April 30, 2019, 11:59pm EST|
|Web address for more information||https://philos.humanities.mcmaster.ca/|
|Contact name||Kim Squissato|
|Contact phone||905 525-9140 ext 24275|
|Time created||March 28, 2019, 4:50pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||April 30, 2019, 11:59pm EST|
|Last updated||March 28, 2019, 4:50pm EST|
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