The Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Religious Studies at LMU Munich invites applications for a
Full Professorship (Chair) of Philosophy of Mind
commencing as soon as possible. (The position is of
type W3 in the German system.)
The holder of this position will also be a member of
the interfacultative Munich Center for Neurosciences – Brain and Mind (MCN). Applicants should have a research
focus in the field of Philosophy of Mind. Apart from representing the field of
Philosophy of Mind, the appointed person is expected to (i) play a substantial
role in shaping the philosophical component of the interdisciplinary cluster Brain and Mind at the MCN; and (ii) to engage actively in teaching and
research to an adequate degree both within the Faculty of Philosophy and the
Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences (GSN-LMU) directed by the MCN.
Prerequisites for this position are a doctoral degree,
teaching skills at university level, excellent academic achievements, and a
productive and promising research program.
LMU Munich provides newly appointed professors with
various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual
LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The
University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female
faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its
faculty members. Furthermore, disabled candidates with essentially equal
qualifications will be given preference.
Please submit your application with the usual
documents (CV, certificates, list of publications; publications upon request
only) to Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Faculty of Philosophy,
Philosophy of Science and Religious Studies, Dekanat, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz
1, 80539 Munich, Germany, no later than February 18th, 2013.