Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Sciences, Dept of Philosophy
Post Doctoral Research Officer
Salary: From £31,311 – £38, 391 per annum inclusive (pay award pending)
The Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science is seeking to appoint a three year research officer in the Templeton Project, ‘God’s Order, Man’s Order and the Order of Nature’ from 30 September 2010. The post holder will have the exciting opportunity to work within an international team of experts in history-and-philosophy of science and theology from LSE, Oxford and UCSD and play a key role in advancing research at the interface of those fields. Established competence in one of these areas is required, as well as evidence of ability in both.
Candidates should have a PhD and will be required to conduct project research both independently and in a team, contribute to the intellectual agenda of project activities, maintain research relations with the project team and write up research for publication in a variety of modes, including peer-reviewed journals and/or a book and non-academic venues.
Applications must be received by 5:30 pm by 16 December 2009