Professor of Philosophy of Science

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7077633 (Ref.No. AHCPR1037)
Posted: April 26, 2021

Job Description

Are you a world-leading academic with passion and enthusiasm for your research in the philosophy of science? Do you want to be part of a thriving school in a Russell Group University? Are you an experienced and successful academic leader looking for a challenging senior leadership position? 

We are looking to appoint a Professor to provide academic leadership primarily within the Centre for History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), but also in the wider School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science (PRHS), the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures (AHC) and, where necessary, at University level. As Professor, you will be expected to produce world-leading research of your own, collaborate with others to enhance HPS’s (and PRHS’s) research, impact, and teaching activities, and in so doing develop our international profile and standing.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact

Prof Julian Dodd, Head of the School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of Philosophy, Religion & History of Science
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 10
Salary:  Competitive salary
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Friday 23 April 2021
Closing Date:  Monday 24 May 2021
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  AHCPR1037

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.


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