[SydPhil] Four Year Lectureship at Macquarie University

Richard Menary richard.menary at mq.edu.au
Fri Jan 14 11:40:02 AEDT 2022

Applications are open for a four year Lectureship (level B) in the Department of Philosophy at Macquarie University. The deadline is the 30th January and interviews will take place in the first week of February, with a start date in mid February. Given the current timelines for visa applications, we will only be able to accept applications from candidates who already have the right to work in Australia (citizens and visa holders). Applications can be made through the University job portal: https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/dWRbC71R2NTAgXy1Pi8UQRb?domain=mq.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com from Monday 17th January.

The position replaces Jane Johnson whilst she completes an ARC Future Fellowship. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the forthcoming ERA 2023 and research groups in the department. Indicative teaching duties will be selected from the following units, with some convening duties:

PHIL 1031 Philosophy of Human Nature
PHIL 2010 Ethics, Business and Work
PHIL 3041 Rights, Equity and Health

PHIL 1032 Happiness, Goodness and Justice
PHIL3051 Contemporary Topics in Applied Ethics
PHIL 3057 Theories of Justice

Selection Criteria:


• PhD in a relevant area of Philosophy
• Demonstrated experience in the convening units of study
• Ability to design, co-ordinate and deliver undergraduate education in Philosophy including through online programs
• Evidence of contribution to the co-ordination of large undergraduate programs, including methods in delivering a superior student experience and engagement
• Established research track record of high-quality peer reviewed publications, including a list of publications
• Excellent communication skills, with an ability to build rapport and relate to staff and students from all backgrounds and to represent the Department to external stakeholders, including the general public
• Demonstrated capability to provide leadership and to understand and implement University policies and procedures in collaboration with University and Faculty staff


• Teaching experience in Ethics, medical Ehtics, Political Philosophy
• Experience in the supervision of Higher Degree Research Students
• Demonstrated experience in applying and successfully securing external research funding
• Demonstrated commitment to principles of equity, diversity and inclusion

More information about teaching and research in the department can be found here: https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/w6mRC81V0PT6G5QpJH17UXa?domain=mq.edu.au

Queries should be sent to the Head of Department: Professor Richard Menary.

With Best,

Richard Menary
Professor of Philosophy of Mind and Cognition
Head of the Department of Philosophy
Macquarie University
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