Lecturer in Philosophy Ref 20342

School/department: School of Media, Arts and Humanities/Philosophy
Hours: Full time considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 20342
Salary: Lecturer B starting at £45,585 to £54,395 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on:  26 September 2023
Closing date: 24 October 2023. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: To be confirmed  
Expected start date: As soon as possible

Job description

The Philosophy Department at the University of Sussex invites applications for a permanent (1.0 FTE) post. We are looking for someone with expertise in post-Kantian philosophy (specifically phenomenology) to contribute to our Undergraduate Curriculum, which includes modules in Existentialism, Phenomenology, Modern European Philosophy, and a final year dissertation module that focusses on a major figure such as Heidegger. Competence in Social Political Philosophy broadly construed is desirable.

Please contact Professor Mahon O’Brien (mahon.o-brien@sussex.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.

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How to apply

Download our academic application form and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form and fill in all sections.

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