Lecturer in Philosophy Ref 6096

School/department: School of Media, Arts and Humanities/ Philosophy
Hours: Part time considered up to a maximum of 0.5 FTE
Contract: fixed term for one year
Reference:  6096
Salary: starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 28 July 2021
Closing date:  12 August 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: 26 August 2021
Expected start date: 01 September 2021


Job description

The Philosophy Department at the University of Sussex invites applications for a one-year, 0.5 FTE post. Teaching duties will include an undergraduate module in the Philosophy of Race and Racialisation. The candidate will also be expected to teach on the Social and Political Thought MA, and to contribute to the administrative running of the programme.

Ability to teach Marx and Hegel would be advantageous. The successful candidate will be expected to teach on other modules, to be determined by the candidate's preferences and the department's needs.

Candidates should have a PhD in philosophy and demonstrated teaching experience. A solid grounding in the history of philosophy with an ability to teach across a range of modules will be an advantage.

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

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download job description and person specification Ref 6096 [PDF 179.15KB]

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to mahrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.


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