University College Dublin Permanent Lectureship in Continental European Philosophy

Lecturer (above the bar) in Continental European Philosophy, UCD School of Philosophy (Permanent)
Applications are invited for a permanent appointment as Lecturer (above the bar) in Continental European Philosophy, UCD School of Philosophy.

This is an academic teaching and research post in continental European philosophy. The appointee will also have the responsibility to develop new courses and research initiatives. The School has a particular need for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision in various aspects of continental European philosophy. The range of further possible teaching is quite broad, including the history of post-Kantian philosophy from Hegel to the present day, and including such movements as phenomenology and existentialism as well as areas of enquiry including aesthetics, hermeneutics and critical theory.

It is expected the appointee will contribute to the development of high quality research in this general area in the School through significant publications, research collaborations and the organisation of and contribution to workshops, seminars and conferences.

Note: It is envisaged an appointee will commence in post on 1 September 2015.

At this stage we do not require candidates to submit sample chapters alongside their applications. They may be requested at a later stage in the Recruitment process.

2013 (2010) Lecturer (ATB) Salary Scale: €50,807 – €76,936 p.a.

2013 (2011) Lecturer (ATB) Salary Scale: €45,726 – €69,275 p.a.*
* Subject to all new entrants to public sector as of 01 January 2011

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines

Closing date: 17:00hrs (GMT) on Friday 10th April 2015

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD do not accept late applications.

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For further details please contact: Professor Rowland Stout, Head of the School of Philosophy