Vacancy number: 19-424
Function type: Academic staff
Hours (in fte): 1.0
External/ internal: External
Placed on: 17 September 2019
Closing date: 22 October 2019
The Faculty of Humanities, Institute of Philosophy is looking for a
Full Professor of Continental Philosophy
The Faculty of Humanities is rich in expertise in fields including philosophy, religious studies, history, art history, literature, linguistics, and area studies covering nearly every region of the world. With its staff of around 1,000, the faculty provides 25 BA and 27 MA programmes for over 7,000 students.
The Institute of Philosophy conducts research and offers teaching in the standard areas of philosophy in both Continental and analytic traditions, as well as in comparative philosophy. With around 35 employees and 500 students, the institute offers an innovative, collegial, and international working environment. For more information: Institute for Philosophy.
Terms and conditions
The appointment will be initially for a period of five years, convertible into a permanent position in the event of satisfactory performance. If the appointee has already held a full professorship or has successfully completed a tenure track, s/he may be eligible for a permanent appointment from the outset.
Salary range, depending on training and experience, is from € 5,582.- to € 8,127.- commensurate with qualifications and experience. These are gross amounts and based on a full-time appointment and are in conformity with current salary scales under the collective employment agreement (CAO) for Dutch Universities.
Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with additional holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3%), training and career development, and sabbatical leave. Our individual choices model offers some freedom to assemble a personalised set of terms and conditions. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break. There is a Dual Career Programme for international spouses.
The post holder will be an original scholar in Continental philosophy, providing academic leadership in research and teaching, university governance, and societal outreach. The successful candidate will join a thriving and pluralist community of philosophers working in diverse traditions at the Institute of Philosophy, Leiden University.
Diversity is one of our university’s core values in research and teaching. We especially welcome applications from members of underrepresented groups. Women and members of ethnic minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Enquiries may be directed to Prof. James McAllister, academic director, Institute of Philosophy, tel. +31 71 527 2004, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit your application online no later than 22 October 2019 via the blue button in our application system. Applicants should submit the following material:
|Otsikko||Full Professor of Continental Philosophy|
|Job location||Rapenburg 70, 2311 EZ Leiden|
|Julkaistu||syyskuuta 17, 2019|
|Viimeinen hakupäivä||lokakuuta 22, 2019|
|Tieteenalat||Estetiikka,   Epistemologia,   Etiikka,   Metafysiikka,   Logiikka,   Filosofian historia,   Soveltava filosofia,   Tieteenfilosofia,   Sosiaali- ja poliittinen filosofia,   |