Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the History of Science at the University of Oklahoma Assistant Professor

The University of Oklahoma invites nominations and applications for a faculty position at the rank of assistant professor (tenure-track) in the Department of the History of Science. Starting date is August 16, 2007. We seek candidates whose scholarship addresses the history of science, technology or medicine in any period from antiquity to 1800 in any national or regional context. We seek candidates eager to participate in an active graduate program, a growing undergraduate minor, and courses that help fulfill the University’s general education requirements. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in broad-based teaching in the history of science and research achievement commensurate with the length of professional experience in the field. Ph.D. required at the time of appointment. Review of applications will begin October 16th and continue until the position is filled. Some preliminary interviews will be conducted at the History of Science Society meeting in Vancouver (2-5 November 2006); accommodations will be made for others as appropriate. Letters of application should be accompanied by a complete curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and the names of three individuals writing recommendation letters (the letters themselves should be sent by the recommenders directly to the search committee). Contact: Steven J. Livesey, Search Committee Chair, Department of the History of Science, University of Oklahoma, 601 Elm, Room 625, Norman, OK 73019-3106. Tel.: 405-325-2213; Fax: 405-325-2363; email: [email protected]; Web: www.ou.edu/cas/hsci/ . The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. OU has a policy of being responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.