The University of Bayreuth is a research-oriented university with internationally competitive, interdisciplinary focus areas in research and teaching. The Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences at the University of Bayreuth is currently seeking to appoint a
Full Professor of Ethics
at pay grade W 3 (minimum gross salary per month: 7,217 euros) to commence as soon as possible. This is a permanent civil service position.
The successful applicant will have an outstanding research track record including publications in high-ranked philosophy journals in Ethics, and their/her/his areas of competence will include Philosophy of Public Policy or Social Philosophy. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the focus areas and Strategic Structure and Development Plan (StEP) of the University of Bayreuth. The professorship will teach primarily in the Philosophy and Economics BA and MA programmes, and will be responsible for core modules in Ethics. The successful applicant will also have the competence to teach courses in history of philosophy. The ability to teach in English is required.
The general administrative requirements for hiring professors at universities in Bavaria apply. A complete description of the vacancy can be found at www.uni-bayreuth.de/en.
Applications (CV, outlining education and academic career, list of publications, list of courses taught, experience obtaining external funding, as well as copies of all diplomas and certificates) are to be submitted to the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, Prof. Dr. Jan-Otmar Hesse, electronically via https://uni-bayreuth.berufungsportal.de by 4th January 2021. Applicants are welcome to direct questions and requests for further information to the Dean at email@example.com. Application documents will be permanently disposed of in accordance with data protection law.