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Department of Philosophy, London School of Economics

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Moral and Political Philosophy, Philosophy and Public Policy
AOS categories Philosophy of Social Science
Social and Political Philosophy
AOC Moral and Political Philosophy, Philosophy and Public Policy
AOC categories Philosophy of Social Science
Social and Political Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location London, England, United Kingdom
Start date 01/09/21
Job description

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university.



Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method


LSE Fellow in Philosophy


Salary from £36,647 to £44,140 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £47,456 pa inclusive of London allowance

This is a fixed term appointment for 12 months

The Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method seeks applications for a one-year LSE Fellowship in Philosophy, with effect from 1 September 2021.

Candidates should be well prepared to teach advanced undergraduate and postgraduate courses on moral and political philosophy (PH214/416) and philosophy and public policy (PH222/415; PP406). They may also be asked to contribute to other teaching activities in the Philosophy Department. They should have a developing, high-quality research record in analytic philosophy, excellent communication and presentation skills, including in small-group and online settings, and be able to provide effective mentoring and support to students, as necessary. They should have the ability to work in partnership with fellow teachers.

Candidates should have completed or be close to completing a PhD in Philosophy by the post start date.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how-to-apply documentjob description and the person specification.

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email [email protected].


The closing date for receipt of applications is 25 April 2020 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


An LSE Fellowship is intended to be an entry route to an academic career and is deemed by the School to be a career development position. Therefore, applicants who have already been employed as LSE Fellow for three years in total are not eligible to apply. If you have any queries about this, please contact the HR Division.        

How to apply
Application type Online
Web address to apply https://jobs.lse.ac.uk/Vacancies/W/2433/0/294060/1...
Hard deadline April 25, 2021, 11:59pm BST
Web address for more information https://jobs.lse.ac.uk/Vacancies/W/2433/0/294060/1...
Contact name Department of Philosophy
Contact email
Time created April 6, 2021, 4:36pm UTC
Scheduled expiry date April 25, 2021, 11:59pm BST
Expired on April 27, 2021, 12:46am BST
Last updated July 2, 2021, 3:00pm UTC
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