04/02/2020

2020DILEUA5 - RESEARCHER ERC PROTEUS - UAB


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    20/07/2020 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Cerdanyola del Valles - Barcelona
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / ERC
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    758145

RESEARCHER IN HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY (KANT AND GERMAN IDEALISM)

The successful candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary research team. S/he is expected to both perform research independently and coordinate her work with other team members. S/he is expected to contribute to the project with the publication of the Catalan translation and edition of Schelling’s Timaeus. There are no teaching obligations, but the candidate is expected to take part in the seminars organized by the research team.

The successful candidate is expected to work on specific research questions on the conception of time underlying Kant’s and Hegel’s cosmology.

Benefits

We offer: 2 years contract. Access to UAB infrastructures. A stimulating, international research environment and the opportunity to interact with several highly collaborative investigators. No teaching obligations. Gross salary:32.640€ per year. Additional funding for travel expenses will be provided to the successful candidate.

Eligibility criteria

- Academic record (30)

- Relevant research experience (40)

- Sample of written work (10)

- Interview (10)

- Motivation (10)

Selection process

 

Two steps:

IT IS NECESSARY TO DO BOTH STEPS FOR THE APPLICATION TO BE VALID.

 

Candidates are asked to send their application material to Dr Silvia De Bianchi silvia.debianchi@uab.cat. Please write ‘Postdoc in History of Philosophy: ERC’ in the subject line.

A CV and a motivation letter MUST be included and submitted together with the sample of written work (max. 8000 words).

Candidates are asked to contact the referees and send two letters of recommendation to silvia.debianchi@uab.cat before the deadline.

A shortlist will be established, and interviews (in person, by phone or skype) will take place in June 2020.

The final decision will be made by July 30, 2020.

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Philosophy: PhD or equivalent
    Physics: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent
    GERMAN: Excellent
    ANCIENT GREEK: Basic
    OTHER: Good

Skills/Qualifications

Candidates must hold a PhD in Philosophy. Knowledge of Schelling’s system is mandatory.

Fluency in English is required.

LateX, Microsoft Office.

 

Specific Requirements

Knowledge of Kant’s and Hegel’s cosmology represent a plus. PhD in Philology represents a plus.

Experience in editing translations is a plus.

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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Spain
Cerdanyola del Valles - Barcelona
08193
Campus Bellaterra - Edifici Rectorat

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