International Postdoctoral Fellowships at Rotman Institute

Deadline: 01 July 2018
Open to: all qualified candidates
Fellowship: stipend USD 40,500

Description

The Rotman Institute of Philosophy is inviting applications for the postdoctoral fellowship for all qualified candidates however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The Rotman Institute of Philosophy is situated in one of Canada’s leading departments of philosophy. It brings together philosophers and scientists to work on problems of social significance.

The Rotman Institute of Philosophy, founded in 2008, is a global leader in interdisciplinary research and training that responds to these challenges. Inspired by Joseph Rotman’s recognition of the distinctive capacity of philosophy to clarify thinking about complex questions and to bridge intellectual divides, the Institute brings the benefits of philosophical thinking to the scientific community and the broader public.

Eligibility

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

Candidates must have had a Ph.D. in Philosophy conferred within five years of the start of the Fellowship. All Ph.D. requirements must be completed by the starting date of this Postdoctoral Fellowship, July 1, 2018.

Fellowship

The stipend is USD 40,500. Additionally, the Fellow will be provided with a research allowance.

How to Apply?

  • Please submit all of the required documents as a single pdf via email to [email protected];
  • Please format the subject line for your email as follows: Application Materials from [Full Name] (2018 Rotman Postdoc Application).

For applicants who are not using Interfolio:

  • Please combine your curriculum vitae, writing a sample, and research statement into a single pdf file;
  • Submit the pdf via email to rotman.postdoc-at-gmail.com;
  • Please format the subject line for your email as follows: Application Materials from [Full Name] (2018 Rotman Postdoc Application).

To be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Writing Sample (no more than 8000 words);
  • Research Statement.

For more information please visit the official website.