University of Adelaide, School of Humanities
Lecturer Level B Philosophy
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(Level B) $99,441 to $117,627 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply.
This is a continuing position available from 25 January 2021.
We are looking for an outstanding teacher and researcher with a specialisation in ethics and moral philosophy, broadly conceived.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in developing and teaching innovative curricula in Philosophy. They will have a track record of success in teaching undergraduate courses, and the ability to supervise research projects, in moral philosophy and ethics, broadly conceived. They will also have a track record of success in teaching in at least one of the following areas of philosophy: social and political philosophy; philosophy of social science; philosophy of race and gender; modern European philosophy; critical thinking; or Asian philosophy. Capacity to contribute to teaching in our program in PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) would be desirable. The successful candidate will have demonstrated capacity to produce high quality research reflecting international standards, a track record of successful research publication in Philosophy, and a capacity to attract competitive external grant funding. They will have the ability to contribute administratively to the Department and School and a demonstrated ability to work collegially with others. They will contribute generally to the intellectual life of the Department through participation and involvement in seminars and conferences. Candidates must have a PhD in a relevant area of Philosophy.
To be successful you will need:
- PhD in Philosophy.
- Experience teaching ethics and moral philosophy, which may include applied and professional ethics. Plus, teaching in at least one of the following areas of philosophy: social and political philosophy; philosophy of social science; philosophy of race and gender; modern European philosophy; critical thinking; or Asian philosophy.
- A publication record of high quality.
- The ability to supervise Honours and Postgraduate research projects.
- Strong potential for success in competitive external grant funding applications.
- The ability to work harmoniously and constructively with other members of the department and university.
Enjoy an outstanding career environment
The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.
It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.
Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.
In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.
Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs
Your faculty's broader role
The Faculty of Arts is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership in a diverse range of disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences. It currently serves the needs of around 5000 enrolled students, many graduates going on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers.
Learn more at: arts.adelaide.edu.au
If you want to change tomorrow, act today
Click on the link below to find a full selection criteria and to apply:
Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Application close 11:55pm, 19 May 2020.
The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.
For further information
For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:
Dr Antony Eagle