Postdoctoral Fellow (EXPIRED)
Department of Philosophy, University of British Columbia
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|AOS||Philosophy of Art|
|AOC||PhD with research expertise in Philosophy of Art, demonstrated accomplishments in scholarship, and some teaching experience at the undergraduate level|
|Organization's reference number||n/a|
|Location||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Start date||July 1, 2017|
Philosophy job opening: two-year postdoctoral fellowship
The Department of Philosophy at UBC-Vancouver invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship to commence July 1st, 2017. The appointment will be for 2 years, subject to positive appraisal of performance and research progress in the first year. The postdoctoral research stipend will be $40,000 per year plus benefits, with additional compensation for teaching.
Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Art
The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. (or expect to have successfully defended prior to July 1st, 2017) and have research expertise in Philosophy of Art, demonstrated accomplishments in scholarship (evidenced by high-quality publications and/or significant conference participation), and some teaching experience at the undergraduate level. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out a program of research in the philosophy of art and to teach two 3-credit courses per year (one course per term).
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a sample of their publications, a two-page statement of research plans, and evidence of teaching ability and effectiveness. In addition, applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent directly to:
Erika Yep, Administrator
Completed applications and reference letters must be received by March 20, 2017. Please include “postdoc search” in the email subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The successful candidate is expected to begin the position within five years of being awarded the Ph.D. and must provide evidence of completion of the Ph.D. prior to taking up the position.
This position is subject to final budgetary approval. The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to employment equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. We encourage all qualified persons to apply.
For information about the Department, visit: http://philosophy.ubc.ca/
|How to apply|
Please include "postdoc search" in subject line of e-mail
|Web address to apply||http://www.philosophy.ubc.ca|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||March 20, 2017, 11:59pm PST|
|Web address for more information||http://www.philosophy.ubc.ca|
|Contact name||Erika Yep|
|Time created||February 20, 2017, 1:54pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||March 20, 2017, 11:59pm PST|
|Expired on||March 22, 2017, 12:46am PST|
|Last updated||May 22, 2017, 3:00pm EST|
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