Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Ethics, University of Waikato, New Zealand
A full-time, continuing position is available in Philosophy at the University of Waikato, New Zealand. Philosophy is a key programme in the School of Social Sciences, with large first year classes, a sold cohort of majors and a modest graduate programme which is a priority for growth.
As the successful candidate, you will have the ability to teach environmental ethics and play a significant role in teaching of related philosophy subjects at the undergraduate and graduate level including: ethical theory, applied ethics and political philosophy. You must be an active researcher with proven ability to publish regularly in high quality international journals, and have a willingness to collaborate both nationally and internationally. Interdisciplinary research experience would be an advantage. You will have a PhD in philosophy, preferably specialising in ethics.
Current salary range for Lecturers is NZ$65,886 to $80,441 per year and for Senior Lecturers is NZ$82,468 to $110,614 per year.
The position is available from February 2012.
Further information about the Philosophy Programme is available at http://www.waikato.ac.nz/philosophy. Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Cathy Legg, Convenor of the Philosophy Programme, email: clegg AT waikato.ac.nz
Closing date: 30 November 2011 Vacancy number: 310288
For more information and to apply, visit www.jobs.waikato.ac.nz