Bioethics Postdoctoral Research Associate & Lecturer

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Working Title: Bioethics Postdoctoral Research Associate & Lecturer

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Bioethics Program

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 03-30-2018

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral appointment in the Bioethics Program starting August 25, 2018, through May 24, 2019. We are seeking applicants trained within a critical bioethics perspective, the anthropology of ethics, medical anthropology, or similar fields. The position may be renewed for a second year, based on performance and the availability of funds. The successful candidate will teach one course in the fall and two courses in the spring, with the balance of duties comprised of research on one's own project, and service to the Bioethics Program.

Applicants must have a PhD in hand at the time of application; or they may be scheduled to defend not later than May 1, 2018, so long as they hold the degree by June 15, 2018. Compensation will take the form of full-time salary with full-time benefits. Applications will be considered beginning April 12, 2018, however the position will remain open until filled. Interviews with finalists will be conducted over Skype.

To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through [email protected] ( Search on posting #0622963. Electronically attach the following: curriculum vita (including a list of three references); letter of application emphasizing teaching experience (cover letter), and two sample syllabi for courses you would like to teach, including one on biopolitics (Other 1 and Other 2).

Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Jarrett Zigon
[email protected]

Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to:
Glenda S. Notman
[email protected]

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 3/31/2018
Application Due: 5/22/2018
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