The Faculty of Humanities, Institute of Philosophy is looking for a
University Lecturer in Comparative Philosophy (1.0 FTE)
Vacancy number 6067
Your work will consist of:
The Faculty of Humanities is rich in expertise in fields such as philosophy, religious studies, history, art history, literature, linguistics and area studies covering nearly every region of the world. With its staff of 995, the faculty provides 27 master’s and 25 bachelor’s programmes for over 7,000 students. For more information https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/humanities.
The Institute of Philosophy conducts research and offers teaching in philosophy. As well as a standard curriculum in the Western tradition, we offer an English-language BA track, “Philosophy: Global and Comparative Perspectives”, in comparative and intercultural philosophy; we will add an MA track from 2020. With around 35 employees and 500 students, the institute offers an innovative, collegial, and international working environment. For more information, see https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/humanities/institute-for-philosophy.
Terms and conditions
We offer a full-time (38 hours per week), fixed-term post for the period of two years from 1 August 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter, with the possibility of a permanent contract conditional on performance and funding. Salary range, depending on training and experience, is from €37,806 to €69,472 gross per year, based on a full-time appointment (pay scale 10 or 11 in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities).
Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3 %), training and career development and sabbatical leave. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. For international spouses we have set up a dual career programme. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break. More at https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/working-at/job-application-procedure-and-employment-conditions.
Leiden University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups.
Enquiries about the function content and the procedure can be made to Professo James McAllister, academic director, Institute of Philosophy, email firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone +31 71 527 2004.
Please submit online your application no later than 5 March 2019 via the blue button in our application system. Applicants should submit online:
Enquiries from agencies are not appreciated.
|Location:||Leiden - Netherlands|
£33,624.69 to £61,788.47 converted salary* gross per year.
|Placed On:||12th February 2019|
|Closes:||5th March 2019|
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