Research Fellow in Theoretical Philosophy
Department of Philosophy, University of Tartu
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|AOS||Philosophy of language, philosophical logic, philosophy of mind, philosophy of mathematics, metaphysics, or epistemology|
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Mathematics
|Location||Tartu, Tartumaa, Estonia|
|Start date||September 2019|
Duties and responsibilities
Conducting research in philosophy at the University of Tartu ASTRA Project PER ASPERA (European Union, European Regional Development Fund) under the supervision of Professor Juhani Yli-Vakkuri. The research topic should belong to at least one of the following areas of philosophy: philosophy of language, philosophical logic, philosophy of mind, philosophy of mathematics, metaphysics, and epistemology. During the period of contract, a research fellow must carry out internationally recognised research at least in the volume equivalent to that of two thirds of a doctoral thesis. Participation in teaching. Supervising Bachelor’s and Master’s theses. Professional development.
PhD degree or an equivalent qualification. The successful applicant must hold the degree by the time of application.
Ability to participate in organising research, development and creative activities in the specialisation. Internationally recognised professional research, the volume of which so far is equivalent to that of at least one doctoral thesis.
Required language skills
Starting on 01.09.2019, temporary contract to 28.02.2021
Salary 1660 EUR per month gross
In addition to the standard application documents, the following materials are required:
(i) a short (1-2 pages) description of research plans,
|How to apply|
Please follow the application instructions provided in the official job ad
|Web address to apply||https://www.ut.ee/en/welcome/job-offer/research-fe...|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||May 15, 2019, 11:59pm +03:00|
|Web address for more information||https://www.ut.ee/en/welcome/job-offer/research-fe...|
|Contact name||Juhani Yli-Vakkuri|
|Time created||April 3, 2019, 10:44am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||May 15, 2019, 11:59pm +03:00|
|Last updated||April 3, 2019, 10:44am EST|
|Last update notification||
There are no notifications for this ad.
Save the ad using the "save" button below to receive notifications of significant updates.
|Job Market Calendar||
This institution has indicated that the position advertised will not follow the APA's recommended job market calendar. An explanation, if provided, appears below.
The University of Tartu is a public university in Estonia. It follows local norms in hiring