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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD position on scientific reasoning, Tilburg, THE NETHERLANDS

http://erec.uvt.nl/vacancy?inc=UVT-EXT-2013-0219

The Tilburg Center for Logic, General Ethics and Philosophy of Science 
(TiLPS; http://www.uvt.nl/tilps) at Tilburg University invites 
applications for a four-year PhD position (full time), commencing 1 
November 2013.

http://erec.uvt.nl/vacancy?inc=UVT-EXT-2013-0219

The successful candidate is expected to work on a topic in philosophy of 
science that relates to scientific reasoning. For more information, follow 
the above link.

The position is open to candidates with a Master's degree in philosophy or 
a related discipline and an interest in working in a very active 
international and interdisciplinary research environment.

The PhD position is fully funded, with a salary increasing from 2.042 Euro 
gross a month in the first year to 2.492 Euro gross a month in the last 
year.

The only way to apply is via the link at the bottom of the vacancy 
description website.

http://erec.uvt.nl/vacancy?inc=UVT-EXT-2013-0219

Candidates should supply a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a 
research proposal of 1000--1500 words (excluding references), 
certificates, a transcript of courses taken (including grades) and two 
letters of recommendation. Please merge all documents into a single pdf 
file.

The deadline for applications is 31 August 2013. Informal enquiries may be 
directed to Dr. Jan Sprenger > 
and Prof. Dr. Harry Bunt (head of department, 
bunt@uvt.nl).