The Berlin Ethics Lab is looking for a new PhD candidate who will contribute to the further development of the Berlin Ethics Certificate. In our multi-, inter- and transdisciplinary teaching formats, students aquire and learn about reflective competencies, integrated ethics and the possibilities of shaping responsible futures through project-based teaching. The Berlin Ethics Lab is part of the bridging professorship "Knowledge Dynamics and Sustainability in the Technical Sciences" at TU Berlin and brings together researchers from different disciplines to jointly combine philosophical reflection with technical questions. Research focuses on 1. philosophy of science, philosophy of design and technology, 2. ethics of new technologies as well as technology assessment, 3. design research and theory, and 4. philosophy of inter- and transdisciplinarity.
More infos see attached PDF in ger and eng.
The application deadline is 23.06.2023.
successfully completed academic university studies (Master, Diploma or equivalent) with a focus on the philosophy of science and technology.
knowledge in the philosophy of design and design research, philosophy of technology, philosophy of science, or/and philosophy of interdisciplinarity advantageous
interdisciplinary study profile advantageous
enjoyment of interdisciplinary collaboration
ability to work in a team and a high degree of independence
didactic aptitude and commitment to teaching
very good knowledge of German and/or English required; willingness to learn the respective missing language skills
For inquiries about the position, please contact Alexandra Kljagin (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Prof. Dr. Sabine Ammon (email@example.com).
Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (cover letter, curriculum vitae, certificates, excerpt of the master's thesis as well as a term paper, short synopsis of the planned doctoral thesis, references, and possible starting date) exclusively by e-mail bundled in one PDF document to Marine Lhuillier-Kühnelt (firstname.lastname@example.org).