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Postdoctoral position on gestures and diagrams in logic, Muenster (Germany), Deadline: 10 Oct 2022 (today!)

Postdoc Position (m/f/d; TV-L E13, 100%) - WWU Münster, Germany


The Institute of Philosophy (Philosophisches Seminar) in the Faculty 8 
(History/ Philosophy) at the University of Münster (WWU), Germany, is 
seeking to fill the position of a

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Wissenschaftliche*r Mitarbeiter*in
(salary level TV-L E 13, 100%)

for an externally funded project in the DFG Priority Programme “ViCom - 
Visual Communication. Theoretical, Empirical, and Applied Perspectives” 
(https://vicom.info) commencing on 1 January 2023. We are offering a 
fixed-term full-time position for 3 years (corresponding to the project’s 

Your tasks:

   - collaboration in the externally funded project "Visual-Spatial 
Communication. Gestures and Diagrams in the History of Mathematics and 
Logic" (https://go.wwu.de/anpro)

   - work on the following subjects: visual reasoning and representation, 
logic diagrams, gestures, sign languages, history of logic, history of 
mathematics, philosophy of logic, philosophy of mathematics

   - collaboration in acquiring additional third-party funding

Our expectations:
   - PhD in Philosophy or related fields at time of application
   - Very good command of written and spoken English
   - Substantiated knowledge of logic or mathematics is required
   - Solid knowledge of Latin is desirable
   - German language skills would be advantageous but are not a requirement

The University of Münster strongly supports equal opportunity and 
diversity. We welcome all applicants regardless of sex, nationality, 
ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, 
sexual orientation or gender identity. We are committed to creating 
family-friendly working conditions. Part-time options are generally 

The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is 
committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, 
we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with 
equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially 
considered within the framework of the legal possibilities.

If you have any questions, please contact PD Dr. Jens Lemanski 
(jenslemanski@uni-muenster.de) or Dr. phil. Andrea Reichenberger 

Are you interested? Then we look forward to receiving your application by 10 
October 2022 at:

PD Dr. Jens Lemanski
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Philosophisches Seminar
Domplatz 23
48143 Münster

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