The successful candidate must have a PhD before the start of the appointment, and must have received the PhD in the last 6 years.
The position is non-renewable and brings with it two years of salary at $65,000 per year, benefits, office space, pedagogical training, reimbursement of up to $2,500 for moving expenses, and a research allowance of $3,000 per year.
The Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge at the University of Chicago invites applications for two-year Postdoctoral Researchers at the Rank of Instructor, to begin on July 1, 2020. Postdocs will join a community of leading scholars from across the university to study the process of knowledge formation and transmittal from antiquity to the present day and to explore how this history and culture shapes our modern world.
We are particularly interested in applicants working at the intersection of areas such as, but not limited to, technology, public policy, and ethics. We also invite applicants working on the Institute’s 2020-22 research theme of artificial intelligence. Postdocs will conduct individual research and may collaborate on topics including the current research theme.
Please consult the posting webpage for a full list of responsibilies and application requirements. Materials can be submitted via Interfolio.