Assistant Professor in the History of Science and Technology in the Modern Age

Ohio University in Ohio

Deadline November 07, 2014
Date Posted July 22, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of History at Ohio University invites applications for a new full-time, tenure-track position in the history of science and/or technology in the modern age at the rank of Assistant Professor. Research interests should reflect the social, economic, ecological, or political context of scientific/technological development.  The chosen candidate will offer courses in both the history of science and technology and in a traditional geographically-defined field.  An ability to teach classes with a global and comparative perspective is preferred, but candidates specializing in all geographical fields are encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate will develop introductory and upper-level survey courses within his or her discipline, and participate in interdisciplinary courses at the introductory or advanced level in collaboration with colleagues from other disciplines, including the natural sciences. The successful candidate must also be able to teach and advise students in our MA and Ph.D. programs.  Ph.D. required by August 2015.  We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.   Complete electronic quick application at and be prepared to attach required documents as directed.   Review of applications will begin November 7, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  Please direct any questions about this position to Dr. Kevin Uhalde, Science and Technology History Chair,

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