Lecturer in Philosophy

London (Greater) (GB)
The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £38,304 per annum, inclusive of £3,500 London Allowance
May 26, 2020
End of advertisement period
Jun 22, 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Department of Philosophy at King’s College London is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Philosophy to cover for staff on Leverhulme funded research leave. The successful candidate will be asked to teach BA and MA modules in moral and/or political philosophy and may be asked to teach some epistemology; to supervise undergraduate, MA and Postgraduate research students in moral and/or political philosophy; to carry out world-class research; to perform assigned administrative duties; and to assist with the pastoral support of students. The Lecturer will be supported through mentoring and training to develop their career.

Candidates will have a record of outstanding teaching and research and a commitment to the academic development of the subject and its promotion through public engagement. Online teaching experience will be an advantage.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract to begin on 1 September 2020 and end on 31st August 2021

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview. These will take place on Monday July 20th 2020, either in person or remotely.

To assist in the shortlisting process, applicants are asked to include a copy of an article or chapter (either published or intended for publication).

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).

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