Post doc à Grenoble "Démocratisation de la gouvernance de la science"‏

A postdoc position will be available at PPL (Philosophie, pratiques & langages, Grenoble, France - for one year, starting September or October 2016, renewable for a second year, within the French ANR funded project DEMOCRASCI: Epistemological foundations and principles for the democratization of the governance of science

Postdoc theme: “Elaboration of possible forms of democratization of the governance of science”, which corresponds to Task 3 of the project DEMOCRASCI.

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The successful candidate is expected to present his/her research at conferences and seminars, and to publish in international peer-reviewed journals. She/he will work at PPL and will provide organizational support for the activities of the team.

Requirement: PhD in philosophy or sociology or history of science, or political philosophy with a focus on science and society / science and governance themes. Mastery of English is expected. Residence in Grenoble at least three days a week is mandatory.

Salary will be approximately 2000€ (net) per month.

Application deadline: March 15, 2016

Candidates will be informed of the decision by April 15, 2016

Application should be submitted electronically in a single PDF file to:

Application should include: A cover letter; a CV with a list of publication; A sample of written work up to 10 000 words; A description of planned research activity of 1000-1500 words; Two confidential letters of recommendation, to be sent directly by the referees to the same address

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