Postes vacants

1-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethics & Political Philosophy at the Université de Fribourg

Applications are invited for a 1-year postdoctoral fellowship (66%) in ethics and political philosophy at the Université de Fribourg, Switzerland.

Requirements:
- PhD degree in philosophy.
- Very good knowledge of both English and either French or German.
- Research project in ethics or political philosophy (broadly construed).

Responsibilities:
- Teaching one semester-long BA-seminar either in French or in German.
- Supporting administrative tasks, research activities and teaching of the chair for ethics and political philosophy.

Salary range:
CHF 51,288.66 -- CHF 61,948.46 per annum, depending on prior experience.

Duration of employment:
1st September 2024 -- 31st August 2025.

Applications received by 15th January 2024 will be given the fullest consideration. Applications consisting of:
1. curriculum vitae,
2. an outline of the research to be carried out during the fellowship of about 1-2 pages,
3. a writing sample of about 15-20 pages
should be sent by email to: ralf.bader@unifr.ch
Two confidential letters of recommendation should also be sent by email to: ralf.bader@unifr.ch

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5-year Funded PhD position in Ethics & Political Philosophy at the Université de Fribourg

Applications are invited for a funded 5-year PhD position (50%) in ethics and political philosophy at the Université de Fribourg, Switzerland.

Responsibilities:
- Writing a doctoral thesis under the supervision of Prof. Ralf Bader.
- Teaching one semester-long proseminar per academic year in French.
- Supporting administrative tasks, research activities and teaching of the chair for ethics and political philosophy.

Requirements:
- Master's degree or equivalent in philosophy.
- Very good knowledge of English and French.
- PhD project in ethics or political philosophy (broadly construed).

Salary:
CHF 30,776.52 per annum in the 1st year up to CHF 36,828.02 per annum in the 5th year.

Starting date:
1st September 2024 or to be agreed (the start date can be as early as 1st February 2024).

Duration of employment:
The appointment is initially for one year (probationary period) with the possibility of extension to a total of 5 years.

Applications received by 15th December 2023 will be given the fullest consideration. Applications consisting of:
1. curriculum vitae,
2. a research proposal for a doctoral thesis of about 2-5 pages,
3. a writing sample of about 15-20 pages
should be sent by email to ralf.bader@unifr.ch
Two confidential letters of recommendation should also be sent by email to ralf.bader@unifr.ch