Faculty of Philosophy, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|AOS||Kant (ethics and/or political philosophy) and/or Kantian Ethics|
History of Philosophy
|Location||Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands|
|Start date||As soon as possible; no later than September 1st, 2021|
The Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, offers a three-year postdoctoral fellowship funded by the Dutch Research Council (NWO Spinoza Prize), under the supervision of Pauline Kleingeld.
The postdoc will join a research group working on Kant’s practical philosophy and examining new philosophical avenues for defending a Kantian universalist ethics. Within that general area, the postdoc will carry out their own research. We are looking for a researcher with a strong background and research interests in Kant (ethics and/or political philosophy) and/or Kantian ethics.
• PhD prior to appointment
Knowledge of Dutch is not required. The University of Groningen is a bilingual university (Dutch and English).
The University of Groningen is an innovative and research-driven institute in the Northern part of The Netherlands. It is an internationally oriented university with 35.000 students and 6.000 employees. The University has a strong international reputation and maintains a firm position in the international university ranking lists.
The Faculty of Philosophy is a vibrant, international community of excellent researchers and teachers. It consistently receives the highest evaluations both for research and for teaching among philosophy departments in The Netherlands.
Conditions of employment
We offer you in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities:
Starting date: as soon as possible, but no later than 1 September 2021.
Applications should include the following documents, combined into ONE FILE in the order below (please upload the file as a ‘letter of motivation’):
• cover letter
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our University. We strongly encourage applications from female candidates and members of other groups currently underrepresented in academic philosophy. Our selection procedure follows the guidelines of the Recruitment code (NVP), http://nvp-plaza.nl/download/?id=7714 and European Commission's European Code of Conduct for recruitment of researchers, https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/charter/code
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|Web address to apply||https://www.rug.nl/about-ug/work-with-us/job-oppor...|
|Hard deadline||February 1, 2021, 11:59pm CET|
|Web address for more information||https://www.rug.nl/about-ug/work-with-us/job-oppor...|
|Contact name||Pauline Kleingeld|
|Time created||December 30, 2020, 4:57pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||February 1, 2021, 11:59pm CET|
|Last updated||December 30, 2020, 4:57pm EST|
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