PhD Position at TiLPS

The Department of Philosophy and the Tilburg Center for Logic and Philosophy

of Science (TiLPS; see <>

invite applications for a four-year full-time PhD position, commencing

February 1, 2010. The successful candidate will work as part of the Vidi

project “A Formal Analysis of Social Procedures” (see led by Eric Pacuit and

complete a PhD thesis within four years. The salary for a full-time

employment agreement increases from 2.042 Euro gross a month in the first

year to 2.612 Euro gross a month in the last year. The position is open to

candidates with a Master’s degree or equivalent in logic or philosophy.

Candidates are invited to submit a letter of interest (mentioning the

vacancy number 500.09.24), a curriculum vitae, a 1-2 page letter of

motivation, list of relevant university courses (including grades), 3-5 page

research statement, and two letters of recommendation. Please send your

application package to PhD Position Search Committee, c/o P & O, Department

of Philosophy, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, P.O. 90153, 5000 LE

Tilburg, The Netherlands, or email to <mailto:[email protected]>

[email protected]. The deadline for applications is October 15, 2009.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr. Eric Pacuit (

<mailto:[email protected]> [email protected]).