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Lecturer in Philosophy

Department of Politics, International Relations and Philosophy

Location:  Egham
Salary:  £44,283 to £52,430 per annum - including London Allowance
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Monday 11 July 2022
Reference:  0622-280

Full-Time, Fixed-Term (12 months)

We are seeking to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Philosophy. This post is cover for an existing member of staff. The successful candidate will convene and deliver modules on our undergraduate and PGT programmes and take on administrative responsibilities within the department. 

About the role. We are looking for someone with the potential to make teaching and research contributions in Philosophy broadly defined. We are a pluralistic programme embracing both anglophone and European philosophy and we welcome applicants from people working in either tradition or cutting across both. The area of specialism is open but we have undergraduate teaching needs in early modern philosophy. There will also be the opportunity to contribute to postgraduate teaching

We are also looking for someone who can contribute to our undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. The area of specialism is open but we have teaching needs in early modern philosophy. 

About the characteristics we value. Alongside research and teaching, we are looking for individuals who can build intellectual communities, are collegial, and value collaborative working. 

This is a full time fixed term post for 12 months. This post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Oliver Heath on

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0622-280

Closing Date:   23:59 11 July 2022

Interview Date: 21/22 July 2022

Further details:    Job Description     Person Specification    
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This position is not eligible for hybrid working.

Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks.



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