2-YEAR TEACHING POSITION IN PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE Salary: £25,134-£32,796 pa limit of tenure applies

We are seeking make an appointment to a 2-year teaching position in the philosophy of science.

The successful candidate will have submitted a PhD before taking up the post and will be expected to contribute fully to the lecturing, supervising, examination and administration of courses for both undergraduate and graduate students in the Department. The position will start on or before 1 October 2008, and will be supported by a 9-month probation period.

Applicants who have recently applied for either the University Lecturer in the field of Philosophy of Science or the two-year Philosophy and/or Sociology of Science and Technology (teaching associate) post we have advertised, may ask the Administrator to bring forward their applications for consideration for this position and therefore do not need to reapply.

Further details should be obtained from www.hps.cam.ac.uk. Informal enquiries may also be made to the Administrator (tel: 01223 334540/fax: 334554, email: [email protected]).

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to the Department on 23 April 2008 to present seminar papers and for interview. Interviews will be carried out in person where possible, but where this is impractical then interview via videoconference link may be offered to applicants.

Applications, in hard copy only, including CV, names of three referees, a list of publications, details of teaching experience and two samples of recent work, should be sent to the Administrator, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RH. Please include Part I and III of the University’s coversheet for applications for employment, form PD18 (available at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/personnel/forms/pd18/pd18.doc); Applicants should ask their referees to post or email references to the Administrator, to arrive by the closing date.

Limit of tenure: 30-September-2010

Quote Reference: JN03219 Closing Date: 17 April 2008 Interview Date: 23 April 2008