1-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethics & Political Philosophy at the Université de Fribourg

Bewerbungsfrist: 15.01.2024

Applications are invited for a 1-year postdoctoral fellowship (66%) in ethics and political philosophy at the Université de Fribourg, Switzerland.


  • PhD degree in philosophy.
  • Very good knowledge of both English and either French or German.
  • Research project in ethics or political philosophy (broadly construed).


  • Teaching one semester-long BA-seminar either in French or in German.
  • Supporting administrative tasks, research activities and teaching of the chair for ethics and political philosophy.

Salary range:
CHF 51,288.66 -- CHF 61,948.46 per annum, depending on prior experience.

Duration of employment:
1st September 2024 -- 31st August 2025.

Applications received by 15th January 2024 will be given the fullest consideration. Applications consisting of: 
1. curriculum vitae, 
2. an outline of the research to be carried out during the fellowship of about 1-2 pages, 
3. a writing sample of about 15-20 pages 
should be sent by email to: ralf.bader@unifr.ch 
Two confidential letters of recommendation should also be sent by email to: ralf.bader@unifr.ch 


Université de Fribourg, Switzerland