Assistant Professor in Political/Economic Philosophy (1.0 FTE)
Department for Philosophy and Religious Studies, Utrecht University
|Job category||Junior faculty / Fixed term|
|AOS||Political and/or economic philosophy, broadly conceived. An interdisciplinary approach is highly valued.|
Social and Political Philosophy
|AOC||Political and/or economic philosophy, broadly conceived. An interdisciplinary approach is highly valued.|
Social and Political Philosophy
|Location||Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands|
|Start date||september 1, 2020|
Utrecht University offers an Assistant Professor position in Political and/or Economic Philosophy. The position is situated within the Ethics Institute, which is part of the Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies. The Assistant Professor ‘s teaching time will be spent primarily on Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) Bachelor's programme. PPE is an international and interdisciplinary joint programme, involving the Faculties of Philosophy, History, Economics and Governance. Teaching is intensive and small-scale, and aimed at creating interdisciplinary competence.
The successful candidate will have:
The appointment (1.0 FTE) starts as of 1 September 2020. This is a term-limited appointment, for a period of four years, with a probationary period of two months. The successful candidate will be offered a position that includes 70% teaching and 30% research responsibilities. The gross salary - depending on previous qualifications and experience - ranges between €3,475 to € 4,757 (scale 10-11 according to the Collective Labour Agreement Dutch Universities) per month for a full-time employment. Salaries are supplemented with a holiday bonus of 8% and a year-end bonus of 8.3% per year. In addition, Utrecht University offers excellent secondary conditions, including an attractive retirement scheme, (partly paid) parental leave and flexible employment conditions (multiple choice model). More information about working at Utrecht University can be found here.
About the organisation
A better future for everyone. This ambition motivates our scientists in executing their leading research and inspiring teaching. At Utrecht University , the various disciplines collaborate intensively towards major societal themes. Our focus is on Dynamics of Youth, Institutions for Open Societies, Life Sciences and Sustainability.
The Faculty of Humanities has around 6,000 students and 900 staff members. It comprises four knowledge domains: Philosophy and Religious Studies, History and Art History, Media and Culture Studies, and Languages, Literature and Communication. With its research and education in these fields, the Faculty aims to contribute to a better understanding of the Netherlands and Europe in a rapidly changing social and cultural context. The enthusiastic and committed colleagues and the excellent amenities in the historical city center of Utrecht, where the Faculty is housed, contribute to an inspiring working environment.
|How to apply|
Apply Everyone deserves to feel at home at our university. We welcome employees with a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives. To apply, please send your curriculum vitae, including a letter of motivation via the ‘apply’ button below. The application should include: a cover letter of max one page; a curriculum vitae (max 4 pages), including your list of publications. Please include at the end the names and contact details of two referees; a research plan for the coming years (max two pages); a key publication (max. 20 pages); two course evaluations (if you have any). Interviews will be scheduled on 26 June 2020. They may be conducted over Skype.
|Web address to apply||https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/working-at-utrec...|
|Hard deadline||June 10, 2020, 11:59pm CET|
|Web address for more information||https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/working-at-utrec...|
|Contact name||Prof R.J.G. Claassen|
|Time created||May 20, 2020, 11:52am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||June 10, 2020, 11:59pm CET|
|Last updated||May 27, 2020, 10:20am EST|
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