Research Assistant in Philosophy
Monterey Institute of International Studies - Middlebury, VT

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Classification Number
901019

Classification Title
Research Assistant in Philosophy

Department
Philosophy

Level
Level B (Skilled)

Job Description
Responsibilities:
The research assistant will perform literature searches on topics related to public trust in science and philosophical assessments of expertise. They will at times prepare annotated bibliographies and may be asked to write summaries of particular areas of study. They will also assist in some editorial work. Possibility for work to extend through summer 2013 and Fall 2013.

Experience Desired:
-familiarity with humanities and social science data bases
-strong research and writing skills are a requirement
-an ability to work independently and meet deadlines throughout the term is extremely important
-confidence in interdisciplinary research
-an interest and background in either philosophy of science, the natural sciences, or science studies (sociology of science) is an asset (as is PHIL0214)

Posting Number
STU00050

Location
Middlebury Main Campus
Posting Information

Is this an academic year or summer position?
Academic Year

Open Date
02/05/2013

Close Date

Open Until Filled
No

Special Instructions to Applicants

Quicklink for Posting
http://middlebury.peopleadmin.com: 80/postings/6426

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