The Department of History at the University of California, San Diego (, intends to appoint an assistant or early career associate professor (tenure-track / tenured) in History of Science, beginning July 1, 2004. We seek an energetic and enthusiastic colleague who will contribute to all areas of our program–research, teaching, service–and participate in UCSD’s inter-disciplinary graduate program in Science Studies. Field and geographic area are open, but strong preference will be given to applicants whose work firmly integrates the content of science with its cultural context. The committee will conduct preliminary interviews at the annual meeting of the History of Science Society in November. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and publications, based on published salary schedules of the University of California.

UCSD is an AA/EOE. Scholars who are women, minorities, veterans, and/or people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants who are not United States citizens should state their immigration status at the time of their application. Please send a detailed letter of application, c.v., placement file, and/or at least three letters of reference to Chair, History of Science Search Committee, Department of History 0104 HSS, University of California-San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0104.

Please reference position number 4-207 HSS on all correspondence. The search committee will begin to review applications on October 15, 2003 and continue until the position is filled.

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