Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Otago

  • 07 Aug 2018
  • 02 Sep 2018
  • University of Otago

Applications are invited for the position of Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Otago.

This is a part time (0.8 FTE) position for two years from 1 February 2019 through to 30 November 2020.

We are seeking to appoint an excellent teacher and promising researcher. Please note the area of specialty is open.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Teach between two and a half to three papers [classes/courses] per year at various levels;
  • Supervise research at honours and postgraduate levels; and
  • Be actively engaged in research.

Further teaching may be available.

This is a rare opportunity to combine a successful academic career with the work-life balance people at Otago enjoy. We foster a collaborative and collegial approach to teaching and research.

Details of Position

Lecturer in Philosophy

Fixed term (two years)

Part time (0.8 EFTS)

Philosophy Department, University of Otago, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

AOS: Open

AOC: Open

Salary Range: $78,445 to $93,821

Note: As a part-time position, the salary range for this role will be the pro-rata equivalent of the annual full-time salary range listed.

The successful applicant for this position should have demonstrated strengths in teaching and research, and have completed or be close to completing a PhD degree.

The University of Otago offers an outstanding working environment in one of the most beautiful campuses in the world, combined with a unique work-life balance that Dunedin has to offer. For more information on Philosophy, including papers taught, our seminar series, graduate program, and staff research interests, see www.otago.ac.nz/philosophy/ Specific enquiries may be directed to Professor Michael LeBuffe, Head of the Department of Philosophy, University of Otago, via the contact details below.


Candidates are requested to submit the following:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Names and addresses of at least three referees.

To submit your application please go to https://otago.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1801436

Applications quoting reference number 1801436 will close on Sunday, 2 September 2018. 11:59p, NZST


Contact name: Professor Mike LeBuffe

Contact email: michael.lebuffe@otago.ac.nz

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