Lecturer in Philosophy Ref: 7129

Post Title: Lecturer in Philosophy
School/department: School of Media, Arts and Humanities/Philosophy
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE
Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: fixed term until 09 December 2022 (for maternity cover)
Reference: 7129
Salary: starting at £37,467 to £40,927 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 17 November 2021
Closing date: 08 December 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: ASAP
Expected start date: 21 January 2022


Job description

The Philosophy Department at the University of Sussex invites applications for a one-year (1.0 FTE) post. Teaching duties will include a number of undergraduate modules in Analytic Philosophy. The successful candidate will have teaching and research experience in the following areas: Philosophy of Language, Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, and Metaphysics.

Please contact Professor 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.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

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The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

This role may be eligible for sponsorship. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk


 How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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

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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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