Teaching Fellow in Mind and Metaphysics

Leeds, United Kingdom
£33,797 to £40,322 p.a. pro rata
Nov 27, 2019
End of advertisement period
Dec 08, 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching in the areas of the Philosophy of Mind and Metaphysics? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience to students in a research-intensive Russell Group University? Would you like to join and contribute to the vibrant Centre for Metaphysics and Mind at the University of Leeds, which is embedded within the interdisciplinary school of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science?

As a Teaching Fellow you will be responsible for the modules PHIL1005 ‘The Mind’ and PHIL2542: ‘Introduction to Metaphysics’. (Details of these modules are available at You will also participate in the assessment of student work related to this teaching (including resits in the summer) and in the case of the Level 1 module, you will supervise and mentor postgraduate tutors who will help with the tutorials. You will undertake teaching-related administration (e.g., preparation of module documentation; administration of Course Evaluation Questionnaires; module review; and so on). You will also be asked to co-supervise and second mark undergraduate Final Year Projects.

You will have a PhD in a relevant area and relevant teaching experience.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Dr Scott Shalkowski, Deputy Head of the School of PRHS

Tel: +44 (0)113 343-3280, email: 

Location:     Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:     Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:     School of Philosophy, Religion & History of Science
Category:     Teaching
Grade:     Grade 7
Salary:     £33,797 to £40,322 p.a. pro rata
Working Time:     0.75 FTE
Post Type:     Part Time
Contract Type:     Fixed Term (Until 31st August 2020)
Release Date:     Monday 25 November 2019
Closing Date:     Sunday 08 December 2019
Reference:     AHCPR1031
Downloads:     Candidate Brief