7.0537 Philosophy Jobs at Leeds (1/62)

Wed, 2 Mar 1994 20:16:15 EST

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 7, No. 0537. Wednesday, 2 Mar 1994.

Date: Wed, 2 Mar 1994 12:20:08 +0000 (GMT)
From: S French <phl6sf@gps.leeds.ac.uk>
Subject: Jobs at Leeds

> The University of Leeds
> Department of Philosophy
> Chair of Philosophy
> Two Lectureships in Philosophy
> Applications are invited for a Chair of Philosophy and for two permanent
> Lectureships in Philosophy. All these posts are tenable from 1 September
> 1994, or as soon as possible thereafter by agreement. Candidates with
> interests in any area of philosophy are invited to apply, but in the case
> of one of the two lectureships preference may be given to candidates with a
> developed interest in ethics and a willingness to apply this to topics in
> practical ethics.
> Following a recent expansion of the Department in both staff and student
> numbers, the University is seeking to consolidate and to strengthen the
> Department's research profile. The advertised posts will increase the
> staff of the Department from 16 to 19. The persons appointed will have a
> research record. The successful candidate for the Chair will be expected to
> provide leadership for research activities in Philosophy within the
> Department.
> The salary for the Chair will be within the non-clinical professorial range.
> the salary for each of the lectureships will be on Grade A (13,601 - 18,855)
> or Grade B (19,642 - 25,107). (Figures are pounds sterling.)
> The University of Leeds is an equal opportunity employer. Women and members
> of ethnic minorities are under-represented in the University in posts at
> this level and the University would therefore particularly welcome
> from members of such groups, whilst, however, affirming that the appointment
> will be made entirely on merit.
> Further particulars for the Chair (reference number 13/16) and application
> forms and further particulars for the two Lectureships (reference number
> 13/17) may be obtained from the Personnel Division (Academic Section),
> Office of the Registrar, the University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, tel:
> 0532 335771 - direct line, fax: 0532 335779, quoting the relevant reference
> number. The closing date for applications for the Lectureships is 18 March
> 1994. The closing date for applications for the Chair is Thursday 31 March
> 1994.
> (Copies of the further particulars for these posts may be obtained by
> anonymous ftp from ftp.scs.leeds.ac.uk, name 'anonymous' and give your
> email address as the password.
> For the professorial chair further particulars ask for the file
> philos/chair_partics; for the lectureship further particulars ask for
> the file philos/lect_partics; for the staff-list of the Philosophy
> Department (listing interests etc.) ask for the file philos/stafflist.
> The Philosophy Department at Leeds is grateful to the School of Computer
> Studies for providing this facility.)