Lecturer in Philosophy (Mind and Psychology)

London (Greater) (GB)
Grade 6, £38,304 - £45,026, inclusive of £3,500 London Allowance per annum
Wednesday, 27 May 2020
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 25 June 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

The Philosophy Department at King’s College London is seeking an outstanding philosopher with research expertise and teaching experience in philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychology. Competence and ability to teach at all levels in philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychology are required.

The successful candidate will be involved in teaching philosophy modules in Neuroscience and the Mind and Advanced Topics in the Philosophy of Mind to students following the BSc in Neuroscience and other undergraduate courses in the Health Schools. Research specialization in philosophy of mind and/or philosophy of psychology is also required.

This is a permanent post to begin on 1 September 2020.

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview.

To apply, please register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.

Please include with your application a recent piece of your research (either published or intended for publication) on a topic relevant to the post of no more than 5,000 words. This may be an indicated portion of a larger piece of work.

References will be requested for shortlisted applicants

Applicants should make clear in their supporting statement how they meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of their skills and experience. This may include experience gained in employment, education, or during career breaks (such as time out to care for dependants).

This advertisement does meet the requirements for a Certificate of Sponsorship under Home Office regulations and therefore the university will  be able to offer sponsorship for this role.