Kent State University – Assistant Professor, History of European Science or Technology

Location: Ohio, United States Institution Type: College/University Position Type: Assistant Professor

The Department of History at Kent State University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in the History of Modern European Science or Technology, beginning Fall 2009. Geographic field is open, but we particularly encourage those whose work compliments the existing strengths of the department and is comparative or transnational. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to publication of their research, and will develop courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level in the History of Science or Technology. The successful candidate will also contribute to a planned joint PhD program with the University of Akron with a strong thrust in global history. Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae and writing sample to Richard Steigmann-Gall, Chair, History of European Science and Technology Search, Department of History, Kent State University, 305 Bowman Hall, Kent, OH, 44242-0001. Three letters of recommendation should be sent under separate cover. We will hold convention interviews at the AHA in January. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2008 and continue until the position is filled. KSU is an AA/EOE.

Contact Info: Richard Steigmann-Gall Chair, European Science and Technology Search Department of History Kent State University 305 Bowman Hall Kent, OH 44242-0001 Ph. 330-678-8924 email: [email protected]