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Assistant Professor in bioethics with a focus on new medical technologies

closes: 2021-01-31

You will be developing a coherent research line with a focus on ethical aspects of new medical technologies. You will publish in international refereed journals, present at conferences, apply for external funding and engage in international and interdisciplinary collaboration and in outreach activities. You will participate in the TechMed research centre of the University...

Junior Lecturers in Philosophy

closes: 2021-02-05

The University of Eindhoven seeks to appoint junior lecturers in philosophy (ethics) (part-time) for the period from April 5th to July 11th 2021. The Lecturer will be expected to assist in teaching a compulsory introductory course on the ethics of technology for first-year engineering students. The lecturer will work in a team of lecturers...

Lecturer in Philosophy

closes: 2021-02-05

The University of Eindhoven seeks to appoint one lecturer in philosophy (part-time) for the period from April 5th to July 18th 2021. The Lecturer will be expected to teach a compulsory introductory course on ethics of technology for first year engineering students. The lecturer will work as part of a team of lecturers. Depending...

First episode in the corona/ethics podcast series published

We are happy to announce that the first episode in the podcast series corona/ethics is now online at https://anchor.fm/4tuethicspodcast The podcast series is an initiative of 4TU.Ethics in conjunction with DDfV and is part of the Working Group on the COVID-19 Crisis. The monthly podcasts are concerned with the ethical reflection on diverse COVID-19...

Postdoc Position Designing Stakeholder Meetings on the Ethics of Quantum Technologies (0,8 FTE) (CLOSED)

opened: 2020-12-02 closed: 2021-01-04

You will be part of the Ethics/Philosophy of Technology department at the Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, and work within the European project TechEthos. The TU Delft Ethics/Philosophy of Technology Department is a large and dynamic philosophy department engaged in expert research on the societal impact of modern technologies. TechEthos is a three-year...

Assistant Professor in Ethics (1,0 fte)

closed: 2020-10-28

The Philosophy and Ethics department at the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences of the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is seeking an assistant professor for a full-time, tenure-track position. In exceptional cases, the candidate could be hired directly at the tenured associate-professor level. Candidates will have earned a PhD in philosophy by...

Ibo van de Poel new Delft KNAW member

The KNAW (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) has selected eighteen new members in 2020. KNAW members, leading scientists from all disciplines, are chosen on the basis of their scientific and scholarly achievements. The Academy has approximately 550 members who are appointed for life. Ibo van de Poel, TU Delft Professor of Ethics...

Tetem Museum Exhibition ‘Reflections’

Opens in Enschede 10th September 2020

The exhibition Reflections is a philosophical exhibition about AI in society. We want to inform the public, let them experience and encourage them to think through 8 installations. The exhibition is the result of a research project with students from ATLAS-University College and the master PSTS. In October last year we started a project...

2 Postdoctoral researchers for six months (October 1st, 2020 – April 1st, 2021) (CLOSED)

Horizon 2020 SIENNA project

opened: 2020-08-28 closed: 2020-09-07

The department of philosophy of the University of Twente is urgently looking for two Postdoctoral researcher for six months (October 1st, 2020 – April 1st, 2021) Position 1:  Ethical assessment and guidance of emerging technologies, with particular attention to AI and robotics Position 2: Ethical assessment and guidance of emerging technologies, with particular attention...

Assistant Professor in Philosophy (any area) with a focus on technology and society (CLOSED)

opened: 2020-05-26 closed: 2020-06-24

(Full-time, to start in Autumn 2020 or Spring 2021) The department is internationally leading in the philosophy and ethics of technology. It currently includes twelve tenured and tenure-track staff members, four postdocs, twenty PhD students, and five temporary and part-time faculty members. The department also participates in the inter-university 4TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology...

Assistant Professor in Bioethics (with a focus on new medical technologies) (CLOSED)

opened: 2020-05-26 closed: 2020-06-21

(full-time, to start in Autumn 2020 or Spring 2021) You will be developing a coherent research line with a focus on ethical aspects of new medical technologies. You will publish in international refereed journals, present at conferences, apply for external funding and engage in international and interdisciplinary collaboration and in outreach activities. You will...

Post-Doc: Socially Disruptive Technologies and Conceptual Change (CLOSED)

opened: 2020-05-26 closed: 2020-06-20

The Technical University Eindhoven (TU/e) is looking for a Philosophy & Ethics Post-Doc in the project Socially Disruptive Technologies and Conceptual Change. This position will be part of the Ethics of Socially Disruptive Technologies research programme, a new 10 year long international programme (2020-29) of seven academic institutions in the Netherlands. This programme has a...

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