Grants for PhD Researcher in Legal Philosophy

Started by rotadem, Jan 26, 2010, 09:42 AM


The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a three- or four-year full-time PhD position, commencing September 1, 2010.

The successful candidate is expected to work on a topic of legal philosophy or a topic that combines issues of legal and political philosophy.

The salary for a full-time employment agreement increases from 2.042 Euro gross a month in the first year to 2.492 Euro gross a month, if a three-year PhD, or to 2.612 Euro gross a month, if a four-year PhD.

The length of the PhD will be determined by the Department on the basis of the successful candidate's previous academic degrees and level of earlier education. The position is open to candidates with a master's degree or equivalent in philosophy and/or law, and an interest in working in a very active international and interdisciplinary research environment.

Candidates are invited to submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a research proposal of 1000 to 2000 words, academic certificates, a transcript of courses taken (including grades), and two letters of recommendation.

Please send your application package to:

PhD Position Search Committee,
C/O P & O, Department of Philosophy,
Tilburg University,
Warandelaan 2,
P.O. 90153,
5000 LE Tilburg,
The Netherlands,

or email to:

The deadline for applications is April 15, 2010.

Please mention the vacancy number 500.10.02 in your letter. Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Hans Lindahl (email: