3-year post-doc position at the University of Berne


    Postdoc Position (3 years, 100%)

    within the "Collective Guilt and Shame" project (SERI funded)

    The ideal candidate will have research expertise in empirically engaged philosophy of emotion and be able and willing to undertake (among other things) a literature review of empirical work on collective guilt, shame, and pride. Research expertise in the social ontology of groups would also be an advantage. Event organisation and editorial experience are also desirable. The position comes with a generous salary, travel expenses, and funds for event organisation. The position requires completion of a PhD in philosophy (or a related field) at the start of employment.


    Expected start date: 01/09/2023



    • Cover letter
    • CV
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Writing Sample (6000 – 10,000 words)
    • Contact details for 2 Academic References


    Deadline: 01 February 2023

    Applications should be sent to cogs.project@gmail.com. Please email me (matheson.philosophy@gmail.com) for further information or if you have any questions.