The Scuola Normale Superiore invites expressions of interest from qualified
scholars in the field of the history of philosophy in view of the possible
opening of a position of full professor in the Faculty of Letters and

In particular the SNS seeks scholars who have a significant production in
the history of philosophy with an internationally recognised  scientific
value. Candidates must have strong interests in the history of modern
philosophy, with a focus on the ethical-political dimension of the modern
philosophical experience, and a strong ability to connect moments of
philosophical thought with the scientific and epistemological tradition.

The Scuola seeks candidates with proven experience and with a clear
potential to promote and lead research activities and with a specific
interest in  teaching a small number of highly selected students at the
undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Knowledge of the Italian language is appreciated.

On the basis of the survey, the SNS will decide whether to activate the
post, and the type of contract to be stipulated or the procedure to be

Applications should be sent by email to ,  taking care to
write EOI/PHIL2021 in the subject.

The deadline for submitting applications is May 31, 2021.

Applications (in Italian or English) must include the candidate’s
curriculum vitae, a description of his/her current research interests and
any other relevant information about the candidate.