Peter Sowerby Chair (Professor or Reader) in Philosophy and Medicine

Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Strand, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 21 May 2017

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Peter Sowerby Chair (Professor or Reader) in Philosophy and Medicine

Reference: THW/17/059639/000572
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time

The Philosophy Department at King’s College London is seeking an outstanding philosopher with research expertise and teaching experience in areas of philosophy with impact, application, and significance in relation to medicine, to lead the Peter Sowerby project: Philosophy & Medicine: Competence and ability to teach at all levels are required. An international research profile is required.
The successful candidate will show evidence of excellence in research and will have the ability to teach to the highest professional standards at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including the designing and convening of modules, lecturing, seminar teaching, providing formative feedback, supervising dissertations at all levels, and examining. She/he will have pastoral duties as a personal tutor for undergraduate and postgraduate students, and will undertake administrative duties as required by the Head of Department.
The selection process will include research presentation, teaching presentation, and panel interview.
For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Professor Bill Brewer:
For a Reader, £49,772 to £59,400 per annum, depending on experience;
For professor, minimum salary of £64,979 per annum. In each, there will be an additional £2,623 per annum London Allowance.
This post will be indefinite starting 1 September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.
This is a Full-time post.

Closing date: 21 May 2017

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