The Department of Philosophy at the Autonomous University of Barcelona is seeking to appoint a postdoc in History of Philosophy (Kant and German Idealism) for a fixed-term period of 24 months. The position is to support the research project PROTEUS – Paradoxes and Metaphors of Time in Early Universe(s), which is funded by the European Research Council and led by Dr Silvia De Bianchi.

The successful candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary research team. S/he is expected to both perform research independently and coordinate her work with other team members. S/he is expected to contribute to the project with the publication of the Catalan translation and edition of Schelling’s Timaeus. There are no teaching obligations, but the candidate is expected to take part in the seminars organized by the research team.

The successful candidate is expected to work on specific research questions on the conception of time underlying Kant’s and Hegel’s cosmology.

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Application deadline: 20/07/2020 due to Covid-19 emergency