Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy

02 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Philosophy at the National University of Singapore invites applicants for a five-month postdoctoral position, starting in August 2022. The project is funded by our project the Metaphysics of Humanity (a Tier 1 grant funded by the Ministry of Education), to work with Principle Investigator Ben Blumson. Area of specialisation is open, including but not limited to ethics, logic, epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of language or mind. The post-doctoral position is entirely research; no teaching duties are required. The annual base salary for this position is SGD48,000 (medical benefits and CPF for eligible staff are also included)

If you have any questions, contact Ben Blumson (
For general information about the Philosophy Department at NUS, please visit

The application should include: a CV, writing sample, and four letters of recommendation, including one from the candidate’s PhD supervisor.

Deadline: July, 2022.

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More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: NUS
Department: Department of Philosophy
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID: 16392

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