Research Associate - ERC Project "Truth and Semantics"
Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol (UK)
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Tenured, continuing or permanent|
|AOS||Truth and Semantics|
Philosophy of Language
|AOC||Truth and the Foundations of Semantics|
|Organization's reference number||ACAD106208|
|Location||Bristol, England, United Kingdom|
The Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Philosophy will work with the Principal Investigator (PI) Johannes Stern on the European Research Council project ‘Truth and Semantics’. The Truth and Semantics (TRUST) ERC Starting Grant project aims to provide a unified perspective on natural language semantics, conceived of as truth-conditional semantics, and the research on the so-called semantic paradoxes in form of theories of self-applicable truth.
What will you be doing?
You are expected to conduct research in logic, formal semantics, or the philosophy of language pertaining to the project’s themes. The main tasks are to produce peer-reviewed scientific articles and other project outputs, and to participate in organising the project’s events.
You should apply if
You should have a PhD in philosophy, linguistics or mathematics (or equivalent), and a research profile in formal semantics and the philosophy of language, or in logic with good knowledge of formal theorise of truth. Successful candidates should be able and willing to engage with technical (formal) material and research.
We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and racially minoritised communities, to join us.
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/find/details/?jobId...|
|Hard deadline||Tomorrow, 11:59pm BST|
|Contact name||Johannes Stern|
|Time created||July 21, 2022, 8:41pm UTC|
|Scheduled expiry date||Tomorrow, 11:59pm BST|
|Last updated||July 21, 2022, 8:41pm UTC|
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