UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Reader / Professor in Philosophy 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted
29 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reader / Professor in Philosophy 

Job number    ACAD103140 
Division/School       Faculty of Arts 
Contract type       Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern     Full time 
Salary     Competitive Salary plus Benefits 
Closing date for applications    18-Mar-2018 

The University of Bristol Department of Philosophy is seeking to appoint a Reader or Professor in Philosophy.  The University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates working in any area of philosophy, who have an outstanding track record and an international reputation in the field. 
 
The Department of Philosophy is known for the high quality of its research and teaching and has a thriving undergraduate and postgraduate community.  In recent years the Department has been highly successful in attracting grant income and hosts several externally-funded research projects, and numerous postdoctoral researchers.  The Department enjoys thriving interdisciplinary links with other departments and faculties within the University.
 
The successful candidate will be expected to initiate major research projects of their own, to have a record of successful research grant capture, to contribute to programme development and delivery at all levels, and to collaborate closely with other researchers in Philosophy and in the rest of the University.  We are looking to appoint a collegial and enthusiastic person, of high academic distinction, with the ability and willingness to make a major contribution to the intellectual life of the Department.
 
Closing date: 11:59pm, March 18th 2018.
 
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact: Professor Samir Okasha, Head of the Philosophy Department
Telephone: + 44 117 3310697
E-mail: Samir.Okasha@bristol.ac.uk 
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.