Department: School of Social Sciences & Humanities
Location: Doha, Qatar
The Philosophy Program offers an ensemble of advanced courses which cover the diverse branches of philosophy. The aim is to graduate philosophically competent critical thinkers who are able to undertake high quality research on issues that are of vital importance to contemporary Arab societies. The program prepares its graduate students to pursue philosophical studies at the Ph.D. level in philosophy, as well as other subjects in Social Science and the Humanities. In line with the mission of the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, the Program maintains an attitude of openness to other disciplines in the School of Social Science and the Humanities (SOSH), and aims at producing original knowledge in all areas of inquiry to which philosophy is relevant.
The Program is seeking to appoint a Professor in Philosophy (in any rank) with a specialization in Political/Social Philosophy and Ethics. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Philosophy, and an established or rapidly developing record of publications in leading philosophy journals and/or highly regarded academic publishers. The candidate will undertake research of the highest standard and contribute to high quality teaching and administration. The candidate is expected to supervise MA students’ research and to contribute to a quality educational experience that enhances the employability and academic standing of students. The candidate is expected to actively engage with the Program's research agenda, contribute to research income, and enhance teaching quality and the overall visibility of the Program and Institute internationally and regionally.
The DI recognizes the importance of English for research and teaching. However, the ability to teach/lecture and write in Arabic is a pre-requisite for applying to this position.
The position will begin in December of 2020. The search will continue until a successful candidate is selected.
The main duties of selected candidate will be:
Ph.D. degree in Philosophy from an accredited institution.
Skills and Research:
Other Required skills:
Application should include:
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|Title||Faculty Position in Philosophy Program|
|Employer||Doha Institute for Graduate Studies|
|Job location||Al Tarfa Street, Zone 70 PO BOX 200592 Doha, Qatar, 200592 Doha|
|Published||November 7, 2019|
|Application deadline||November 5, 2020|
|Job types||Professor,   Assistant / Associate Professor  |
|Fields||Ethics,   Applied Philosophy,   Social and Political Philosophy,   Humanities Education  |