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Lectureship in Philosophy, Cambridge (U.K.)
University Lectureship, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Cambridge Vacancy Reference No: GV02340 Salary: ?37,756 - ?47,787 per annum The Faculty of Philosophy is seeking to appoint a University Lecturer in Philosophy. The successful candidate will be outstanding in teaching and research and must be able to take up their appointment on 1st September 2014. The post is based in central Cambridge. The successful candidate will contribute to the Faculty's research and teaching at graduate and undergraduate levels. No particular area of research in philosophy is specified for this job, but an ability to teach in one (or ideally more) of the following areas (listed here in alphabetical order) would be very welcome: aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, history of philosophy (from 1600), formal and philosophical logic, philosophy of science, and political philosophy. The post is permanent, subject to the satisfactory completion of a review of the initial probationary period of office. This review is intended to be constructive and non-competitive, and most post-holders in Cambridge complete it satisfactorily. Applications must be submitted by 15.00 hours GMT on Friday January 10 2014, using the Faculty's online Job Applications system. This can be found on the following webpage, along with the further particulars and a link to the CHRIS 6 form: http://www2.phil.cam.ac.uk/job_apps_online/ Applicants must upload a curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), a one-page statement of research interests and future research plans, a CHRIS 6 form (Parts I and III only), two samples of recent work (not exceeding 20,000 words in total), and a covering letter including details of the elements of the Faculty's undergraduate syllabus which the applicant would be prepared to teach. The undergraduate syllabus can be found here: http://www.phil.cam.ac.uk/curr-students/IA/curr-students/ugrad-guide-courses. Using the Job Applications system, candidates need to submit automated requests to their three referees. References will need to be submitted using the Job Applications system by the application deadline. The application system also includes the option to submit a candidate's whole dossier as a PDF (up to 8Mb). The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. The University of Cambridge only advertises their own and college vacancies on this website; we do not advertise any external vacancies. The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.