Research Assistant – Plunkett Centre for Ethics (Bioethics/Philosophy)
Work type: casual
Location: Prefer Darlinghurst (St Vincent's hospital), Sydney NSW. Remote is possible
School of Philosophy, Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, Australian Catholic University
• Commencing 5 August (or earlier if possible) to 20 December. Up to 11 hours per week.
• Salary: casual academic $39.59 per hour + super
The Plunkett Centre for Ethics seeks to employ a research assistant for work focused on, though not limited to, the following projects:
o Ethics of looking after dementia patients: promoting and restoring autonomy
o Ethics of competence and autonomy in volitional disorders
This position requires applicants to have expertise and experience working in the areas of applied ethics and ethical theory. Those with a background in analytic philosophy and/or bioethics are invited to apply.
Educational requirement: postgraduate studies in one or more of the discipline areas listed above. A PhD is not an essential requirement but will be highly regarded.
Please submit your curriculum vitae and a statement outlining relevant experience to: