Tuesday, 23 December 2014

JOBS at LMU Munich (MCMP): Three Assistant Professorships in Logic and Philosophy of Language

Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich is seeking applications for 

Three Assistant Professorships in Logic and Philosophy of Language
(for three years with the possibility of extension)

at the Chair of Logic and Philosophy of Language (Professor Hannes Leitgeb) and the Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) at the Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Study of Religion. The positions, which are to start from October 1st 2015, are for three years with the possibility of extension. 

Each appointee will be expected (i) to do philosophical research, especially in philosophical logic and related areas (such as philosophy of logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics, formal epistemology), (ii) to teach five hours a week in corresponding areas, and (iii) to participate in the organisation of the MCMP. 

Each successful candidate will have a PhD in philosophy or logic, and teaching experience in philosophy and/or logic. 

Women are currently underrepresented in the Faculty, therefore we particularly welcome applications for this post from suitably qualified female candidates. Furthermore, given equal qualification, severely physically challenged individuals will be preferred.

Applications (including CV, certificates, list of publications, list of courses taught, one writing sample, a description of planned research projects of max. 3 pages) should be sent either by email (ideally within one PDF document) or by mail to

 Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
 Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Study of Religion
 Chair of Logic and Philosophy of Language / MCMP
 Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
 80539 München
 E-Mail: office.leitgeb@lrz.uni-muenchen.de

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February 28th, 2015.

If possible at all, we very much prefer applications by email.

Additionally, we ask for two confidential letters of reference that should be sent by the referees to the address above (email messages are preferred).

Contact for informal inquiries: office.leitgeb@lrz.uni-muenchen.de

(The German version of the advertisement can be found at <http://www.uni-muenchen.de/aktuelles/stellenangebote/wissenschaft/20141222120106.html>. For more information about the MCMP, see <http://www.mcmp.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/index.html>).

5 comments:

  1. Make sure you ask whether it is a 100% job. Many German academic jobs are hired out as 50% jobs. This will leave you with very little money to live on (social welfare level), specifically in a city like Munich

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  2. Yes, these are 100% jobs. Our Assistant Professors (on the same A13 "Akademischer Rat" basis) have really been doing fine here in Munich.

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