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Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Love and Human Agency (UCR) (EXPIRED)

Department of Philosophy, University of California at Riverside

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Moral psychology, ethics, philosophy of mind, or philosophy of action
AOS categories Philosophy of Action
Philosophy of Mind
Normative Ethics
AOC Open
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Riverside, California, United States
Start date July 1, 2013
Job description

The Department of Philosophy at University of California, Riverside invites applications for a one-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship, to begin on July 1, 2013.  AOS: Moral psychology, ethics, philosophy of mind, or philosophy of action. The successful candidate will participate in an interdisciplinary project on Love and Human Agency, funded by the John Templeton Foundation, and is expected: to carry out substantial research on our theme of understanding love, caring, and their roles in rationality, morality, and/or agency; to participate in an interdisciplinary summer retreat in July, 2013; to teach two courses (1/1/0); and to lead an interdisciplinary faculty reading group. (For details, see http://www.loveandhumanagency.org.) Salary: $56,250, plus research and travel support. Ph.D. awarded after Jan. 1, 2008 and no later than July 1, 2013 required, and candidates cannot have served as a postdoc for more than four years elsewhere. To apply, please email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, description of future research (including a brief description of how that research fits the themes of the project), evidence of teaching ability, and the names and email addresses of three references to JTpostdr@ucr.edu.  Electronic submissions only: please use your full name in the subject line, email all documents as one pdf attachment, and request the reference letter writers to email their letters separately to the same address. We will review applications until the position is filled, but applications received by December 1st, 2012 will be guaranteed full consideration. University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Individuals working with diverse populations and/or from historically under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline May 9, 2013, 5:06pm PST
Web address for more information http://www.loveandhumanagency.org
Contact name Agnieszka Jaworska
Contact email
Time created October 17, 2012, 8:07pm EST
Scheduled expiry date February 14, 2013, 12:07pm PST
Expired on May 10, 2013, 10:06pm PST
Last updated May 11, 2013, 1:06am EST
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