Lecturer in Philosophy
School of Humanities, the University of Western Australia
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar|
|Organization's reference number||498894|
|Location||Perth, Western Australia, Australia|
Please also see our other ad, for a position with AOS in political philosophy.
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education
School of Humanities
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to 'innovate and inspire' there is no better time to join Western Australia's top University.
About the team
The School of Humanities offers a rich teaching and research environment spanning the disciplines of Philosophy, Classics and Ancient History, History, English and Cultural Studies and European Languages and Studies. As well as undergraduate and postgraduate programs, the School supports an active research program. The Discipline of Philosophy offers postgraduate and undergraduate programs in analytic philosophy broadly construed. The Discipline of Philosophy is committed to developing research and teaching collaborations with other disciplines both within the School of Humanities and across the University.
About the opportunity
All areas of specialisation within philosophy will be considered. However, candidates who can teach in the areas of logic, philosophy of science or epistemology will be looked upon favourably. An ability to teach some of the history of philosophy is also very desirable. Ability to contribute to research and postgraduate teaching in the areas of time and/or artificial intelligence will be beneficial.
In this role, you will:
To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:
You will possess a strong record of research in your area of specialisation and be committed to high quality and innovative teaching. You will demonstrate a willingness to work in a small but vibrant collegial environment and will be open to opportunities for intra- and inter-disciplinary collaboration. You will hold a PhD in Philosophy by the closing date for applications.
Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description.
Benefits and Conditions of Employment:
Closing date: Sunday 22 October
This position is open to international applicants who require visa sponsorship.
Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.
Please see the position descriptions prior to applying:
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||http://external.jobs.uwa.edu.au/cw/en/job/498894/l...|
|Hard deadline||October 22, 2017, 11:55pm +08:00|
|Web address for more information||http://external.jobs.uwa.edu.au/cw/en/job/498894/l...|
|Time created||July 26, 2017, 8:55am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||October 22, 2017, 11:55pm +08:00|
|Last updated||July 26, 2017, 11:20pm EST|
|Last update notification||
Please note that the applications deadline has been extended to the 22nd of October.
July 26, 2017, 11:18pm EST
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