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Research Associate, Philosophy

Unit: 
Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)
Salary: 
£32,548 to £33,518
Location: 
Please quote reference: 
14749
Temporary contract until 30th September 2020
Closing Date: 
29 June, 2018 - 12:00

We are looking for a Research Associate to work with the AHRC-funded Heritage in War Project. You will be expected to conduct research, and disseminate it via papers and conferences. The successful applicant will undertake administrative work of an academic nature, such as organising conferences and workshops, editing, and maintaining and contributing to the project website. He or she will also help in the production of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), and be required to attend project events, including events abroad.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Philosophy or other relevant discipline. Applicants should have research expertise in the theory of value, broadly construed so as to include Ethics or Aesthetics, as evidenced by writing samples or publications.

Those without doctoral degrees by the application deadline should submit a letter from their supervisor confirming that their doctoral examination will take place no later than 1st September 2018.

Closing date: 12:00 Noon 29 June 2018

Interview date: Interviews are planned to take place at Walton Hall, late July/early August 2018.

An application form and job related information are available from the links located below.  Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email (on the link above), quoting the reference number

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community

 

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