Doctoral position in economic and/or environmental ethics (EXPIRED)
Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
|Job category||Graduate fellowship / Fixed term|
|AOS||Economic Ethics, Environmental Ethics|
|Organization's reference number||PAR 2022/787|
|Start date||2022-09-01 or by agreement|
University of Gothenburg is looking to hire a doctoral candidate in the intersection of economic and environmental ethics. The position is for 4 years with full salary.
Economic ethics is the application of moral or political philosophy to critical issues in business organizations or the economic system. Environmental ethics is the application of moral or political philosophy to critical issues in the relationship between humans and non-human environmental systems. The research area should be understood broadly so as to include subtopics like business ethics, the political philosophy of financial markets, ethics of commodification, ethics of climate change, ethics of biodiversity, environmental philosophy and the philosophy of (environmental) economics. Any applications related to these subfields are welcome.
Potential research questions in these fields include the following:
The candidate will join the Financial Ethics Research Group which consists of philosophers and economists dedicated to ethical and political issues raised by the financial system (in the broadest sense). More specifically, the post doc will be connected to the research program Sustainable Finance Lab, which is a collaboration between several Swedish universities that is funded by Vinnova, Sweden’s innovation agency. Additional funding is due to the University of Gothenburg, the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, the Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation, and the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research (Mistra).
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://web103.reachmee.com/ext/I005/1035/job?site...|
|Hard deadline||June 13, 2022, 11:59pm CET|
|Web address for more information||https://web103.reachmee.com/ext/I005/1035/job?site...|
|Contact name||Joakim Sandberg|
|Time created||May 11, 2022, 5:09pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||June 13, 2022, 11:59pm CET|
|Expired on||June 15, 2022, 12:46am CET|
|Last updated||November 3, 2022, 3:00pm UTC|
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