Tenure Track Position in Philosophy of Science

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Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR)
Trois-Rivières, Québec
Job Description: 

The Department of Philosophy and Arts, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR), invites applications from qualified individuals for a tenure-track position in Philosophy of Science, subject to approval by the relevant authorities.

Starting date: December 1, 2018, or as agreed upon with the University.

• A PhD in Philosophy with specialization in Philosophy of Science.

• University teaching in the Philosophy of Science field.
• Research in the Philosophy of Science field; relevant publications in national and international journals.
• Related skills in one or more of the following areas: Philosophy of Biology; Environmental Science; Environmental Ethics; Ethics of Science and Technology; Biotechnologies.
• Professional involvement in the philosophy field (committees of experts, philosophical associations, etc.).

Note: Knowledge of French is required for this position.


The successful candidate will be engaged in teaching, research, and service to the community, and will provide pedagogical direction.

All qualified individuals are invited to apply; however, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Other information/How to apply:

For a full job description (in French) and application details, please visit our website at www.uqtr.ca/postesofferts

Closing date: Only those applications received by 5 p.m., March 2, 2018, will be considered.

About us:

UQTR (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières) is a young university with a highly personal environment, firmly focused on scientific research. With more than 280 programs of study, including several that are unique to Québec and Canada, UQTR stands out for its dynamic community and the expertise of its faculty.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from women, members of visible and ethnic minorities, Aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. Priority will, however, be given to individuals with Canadian citizen or permanent resident status. Accommodation measures may be available to persons with disabilities according to their needs.

Deadline for Applications: 
March 2, 2018
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