Program in Science, Technology, and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Position ID:MIT-STS-AWOT [#2942]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map]
Subject Areas: History of Medicine
History of Science
Appl Deadline:2013/10/15 (posted 2013/08/19, updated 2013/08/13, listed until 2013/11/11)
Position Description:  Apply    

MIT’s Program in Science, Technology, and Society invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of assistant professor. The area of study is the history of science and/or medicine with a focus on the modern period. Graduate and undergraduate teaching and advising are expected. Interest in establishing scholarly connections at MIT beyond the STS Program is desirable.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D by the start of employment. The offer is contingent upon completion of the degree by the start date of employment. Candidates must be able to demonstrate excellence in research and teaching. The appointment is anticipated to begin in academic year 2014-2015.

MIT is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women and members of minority groups.

Applications consisting of a cover letter, current curriculum vita, statement describing current and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation should be submitted via the Academic Jobs Online website. Please, no hard copy submissions.

Applications will be reviewed beginning October 15, 2013. The process will continue until the position is filled.

**We apologize for any confusion surrounding the submission of recommendation letters. Please have your recommender submit their letter directly through AJO by the above deadline of Oct. 15, 2013.**

Application Material Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
web.mit.edu/sts
(617) 253-4062
 
77 Massachusetts Ave, E51-163
Cambridge, MA 02139

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