The Centre of Philosophy of the University of Lisbon announces the selection procedure for a 12 month postdoctoral position in philosophical logic with focus on substructural logics and their philosophy, within the R&D project “New Perspectives on the Objects and Grounds of Structural Rules” (2022.03194.PTDC; PIs: Bogdan Dicher and Elia Zardini).
(More information about the project is available at https://cful.letras.ulisboa.pt/lancog/cfulprojects/new-perspectives-on-the-objects-and-grounds-of-structural-rules-ogsr/ or in Portuguese at https://www.letras.ulisboa.pt/pt/investigacao/i-d/projectos-de-investigacao#financiamento-nacional-2).
The scholarship holder is expected to develop high-quality research work on substructural logics broadly understood, be it on their conceptual foundations, or on their application to philosophical problems, or on their formal developments, or on related issues. Other duties include supporting the research, communication and dissemination activities pertaining to the project, a small amount of administrative work pertaining to the management of the project, as well as participation in the activities of the research group in the framework of which the project is integrated.
Applicants should have received their doctoral degree no earlier than three years before the date of submission of the application.
Application period: 11/05/2023-31/05/2023 (23:59 Lisbon time).
Stipend: €1741,00 per month (tax free) (see https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores)
Start date: 01/09/2023
• application form (see template at https://www.letras.ulisboa.pt/pt/investigacao/investigar-em-letras/bolsas-de-investigacao);
• a covering letter addressing the person specification;
• curriculum vitae;
• degree certificate (if you do not have this document, you must send
a statement of compliance – see template at https://www.letras.ulisboa.pt/pt/investigacao/investigar-em-letras/bolsas-de-investigacao);
• a brief (up to 1,000 words) research statement;
• one writing sample (published/submitted article, thesis chapter(s)).
For unpublished material, the total length must be under 10,000 words.
• additionally, at least two letters of reference to be sent within
the application period directly from referees to
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview (online).
For application purposes, diplomas, certificates and transcripts need not be submitted. In lieu, a statement of compliance is required. Official transcripts must be submitted prior to the signing of the contract.
The successful candidate will have to obtain the recognition of their doctoral degree by the competent Portuguese authorities prior to signing the contract; see
https://www.dges.gov.pt/en/pagina/degree-and-diploma-recognition for a description of the procedure.
Further details about the position/selection procedure are available at https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/104889 and