Overview

The Department of Philosophy, part of the School of Humanities at the University of Navarra
seeks to fill a full-time Philosophy Professor position, to begin September 2022. The candidate
will join the Philosophy Department, a dynamic unit of 28 professors responsible for the
Degree and PhD Program in Philosophy, as well as certain classes in both the Philosophy,
Politics and Economics degree and in the Core Curriculum Institute. With 11 research projects
and a philosophy journal, the Philosophy Department enjoys a distinguished reputation. It
collaborates with the Institute for Culture and Society (ICS), a research institute for the
humanities. The QS World University Ranking by Subject 2020 places its research among the
51-100 worldwide.

Requirements:
1. Having a PhD in Philosophy,
2. Ability to teach in Spanish. The possibility of teaching in English will be positively valued.
3. Capacity for research in Philosophy.
We will consider with particular interest candidates with expertise in some of the following
areas: History of Philosophy (Ancient, Medieval or Modern Philosophy); Philosophy of
Science.
Part of the candidate’s teaching load includes Core Curriculum subjects. Any previous
experience in the teaching of Core Curriculum courses and knowledge of its principles
(www.unav.edu/en/web/core-curriculum/what-is-it/principles) will be a plus. Candidates are
expected to have knowledge of Christianity and to value and appreciate the coherence
between philosophical reflection and day to day life.
Profile
This call is targeting two profiles:
– Postdoctoral: for candidates with a PhD in Philosophy obtained between the 31st of
August 2017 and the 1st of September 2022. In this case the candidate will be
offered a one year contract with the option to renew for a second year.
– Professor with teaching experience. For candidates with a PhD obtained before the
31st of August of 2017. The candidate will be offered a one year contract renewable
for a second year with the possibility of a tenure track depending on the candidate’s
performance.

How to apply:
Applicants should submit the following documents:
1. A cover letter describing her or his research and teaching experience (including a
teaching portfolio, if appropriate).
2. CV,
3. an academic paper representative of her or his research,
4. the name and contact of two referees.
to the email address: application-fyl@unav.es. For further information or queries, please
contact us at the same email address. For full consideration, please submit your dossier by
the 31st of December 2020.

To apply for this job email your details to application-fyl@unav.es

About University of Navarra

The University of Navarra (www.unav.edu) is an international University committed to quality
teaching and excellence in research. It was founded on the basis of Catholic principles by St.
Josemaría Escrivá and is a corporate work of Opus Dei. It provides suitable opportunities for
the development of its professors and employees, carries out broad cultural outreach and
social promotion through NGOs and charities, and encourages service learning programs.