JOB: UJ, prediction and/or philosophy of epidemiology

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Johannesburg has a fixed term vacancy expiring 30 April 2020, at level Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor, for someone willing to work on projects related to prediction or philosophy of epidemiology. The vacancy is created by Alex Broadbent’s 5-year appointment as a Dean.

Deadline: 2 August 2015 [NOTE EARLY DEADLINE]

Applicants must hold a PhD in philosophy and must demonstrate strong publication record and potential commensurate with level.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and postgraduate modules, postgraduate supervision, research leading to publications, and assisting with administrative duties as determined in consultation with the Head of Department. Typical teaching load in the Department requires undergraduate teaching for no more than three our of the four terms, and usually the Department aims to organise teaching so as to leave two out of four terms free of undergraduate teaching for each of its staff.

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For further details go to or contact Prof Hennie Lotter