Professor of Practical Philosophy (W3)

1 day left

Halle (Saale), Sachsen-Anhalt (DE)
23 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Anthropology and Philosophy (Institut für Ethnologie und Philosophie), part of Philosophical Faculty I of Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, invites applications for the position of a tenured 

Professor of Practical Philosophy (W3), commencing 1 October 2020.

The successful candidate must be able to represent the discipline as broadly as possible in research and teaching. A primary research focus is expected in ethics, philosophy of law or political philosophy. A second, historical focus is required. Applicants should have an international standing in practical philosophy, and they should be conversant with the acquistion of external funding. 

The successful candidate is expected to collaborate on the interdisciplinary centre “Medicine – Ethics – Law”, on one of the research foci “Enlightenment – Religion –Knowledge” or “Society and Culture in Motion”, as well as on all study programs in philosophy and ethics at the department.

Application requirements include a doctoral degree in philosophy, as well as a habilitation degree or equivalent accomplishments in philosophy. Further requirements for the position are stated in § 34 of “Hochschulgesetz des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt”. 

Martin-Luther-Universität is an equal-opportunity employer that seeks to increase the number of women in academic positions. Sufficiently qualified women are thus especially encouraged to apply. 

The university offers good opportunities to balance work and family life. 
Applicants with severe disabilities will be given preference when equally qualified.

Applications should include a CV, certificates relevant to the position, an account of the scientific career of the applicant, a list of publications, an account of external funding acquisition, evidence of previous teaching and a completed application form (available at Please submit your application electronically, including home address and office address, to 
within six weeks after this advertisement has been published. 

The amount of remuneration depends on legal and budgetary regulations. Unfortunately, the university is unable to refund any application expenses.  

Apply for Professor of Practical Philosophy (W3)

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on THEunijobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.