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Permanent faculty (EXPIRED)

Graduate Program in Philosophy, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos - Unisinos

Job category Faculty (open rank) / Tenured, continuing or permanent
AOS Ethics, Political Philosophy and Philosophy of Language and Science
AOS categories Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Science
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location São Leopoldo, Brazil
Job description

The Graduate Program in Philosophy at UNISINOS (University of the Sinos River Valley), at the Masters’s and Doctorate level is choosing teachers-researchers for its permanent faculty. They must be available to work 40 hours a week.

Requirements to be met by candidates: 

  • Degree of Doctor of Philosophy;
  • Experience in elaborating and developing research projects on themes pertaining to the PPG’s lines of research (Ethics, Political Philosophy and Philosophy of Language and Science);
  • Articles published in high quality philosophy periodicals, in the last five years, book chapters and/or books published during the same period, on a philosophy topic that is appropriate to the Program;
  • Teaching experience and experience in advising final course monographs and (preferably) Masters’ and/or Doctoral dissertations.

Documents required

  • Proof of the PhD degree;
  • Copy of identification pages of a valid passport.
  • Curriculum Vitae (preferably the Lattes model: http://lattes.cnpq.br);
  • Research project (at most 15 pages) on one of the Graduate Program (PPG-Filosofia) lines: Ethics, Political Philosophy and Philosophy of Language and Science.
  • Copies of the 3 most important publications in the last five years.

About Unisinos:


About the Graduate Program in Philosophy


The Selection Process includes:

1st Stage:

  • Evaluation of the Curriculum Vitae;
  • Analysis of the research project;
  • Analysis of the publications presented; 

2nd Stage (in which the candidates selected in the first stage will participate): 

  • Presentation of the project by the candidate followed by an interview with the evaluation committee of the Graduate Program 
  • Pedagogical and Psychological Evaluation by the specialized department of the University.

Obs.: English may be used throughout the process.


Documents must be delivered by November 16th, 2012 (shipping date) at the Setor de Desenvolvimento de Pessoal (Staff Development Department)  Address: Av. Unisinos, 950, Cristo Rei, São Leopoldo, CEP:  93022-000). Brazil.

Contact: (++55 51) 3590-8781 with Péterson Costa, or by e-mail to the address below

  • 1st Stage (analysis of documents): from November 16 th to November 23 rd, 2012;
  • Invitations to the interviews of those selected during the 1st Stage: November 23 rd, 2012.
  • 2nd Stage: From November  26th, 2012;
  • The candidates will be informed of results by January 11th, 2013.

The places at Unisinos also provide opportunities for physically challenged candidates. 

Note: The results of each stage will be informed to each candidate individually.

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline November 16, 2012, 11:59pm BRT
Web address for more information http://www.unisinos.br/ppg/filosofia
Contact name Péterson Costa
Contact email
Contact phone ++55 51 3590-8781
Time created October 9, 2012, 10:25pm EST
Scheduled expiry date November 16, 2012, 11:59pm BRT
Expired on November 16, 2012, 11:59pm BRT
Last updated October 14, 2012, 11:05pm EST
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