AISB convention 2017

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Connection Science

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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships in Philosophy, Oxford (U.K.)


Each year, the Oxford Philosophy Faculty welcomes interest from suitably 
qualified applicants in the British 
Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme. 
The scheme is designed to "enable outstanding early career researchers to 
strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university 
environment, which will develop their curriculum vitae and improve their 
prospects of obtaining permanent lecturing posts by the end of the 
Fellowship".

(*) Guidance notes for prospective candidates are available here:

http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/29659/Doc_4_BA_PDFs_-_note_for_the_website.pdf

and a preliminary (internal) application form is available here:


http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/29658/Doc_3_BA_PDF_internal_application_form_.pdf

(*) The Faculty's Guidance notes for mentors are available here:


http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0011/29657/Doc_2_BA_PDFs_-_Guidance_to_mentors.pdf

and some Divisional notes are available here:


http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/29661/Doc_6_BA_PDFs_NotesforInternalReviewersandMentors_2013.pdf

(*) Some preliminary guidelines for candidates, drawn up the Humanities 
Division, are available here:


http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/29660/Doc_5_BA_PDFs_-_Divisional_notes_of_guidance_.pdf

With best wishes,

Tom Moore