Hixon-Riggs Visiting Professor in Science, Technology, and Society at Harvey Mudd College

The Hixon Forum of Harvey Mudd College is pleased to announce a search for the 2005-2006 Hixon-Riggs Visiting Professor. We seek a scholar at any rank who has a demonstrated interest in the relationship of science and technology to issues of gender and/or ethnicity. We also invite inquiries from scholars with other emphases in STS who might be interested in visiting in the future.

The Hixon-Riggs Visiting Professor will teach in her/his special area of expertise, play a mentorship role in the college’s Hixon Forum for Responsive Technology, give occasional public lectures or presentations, and may organize a conference or program on a topic of current interest. The appointment may be either for a semester or for a full academic year, and its terms are negotiable. The Professorship resides in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences. The Hixon Forum Web Site is at www.hixon.hmc.edu.

Harvey Mudd College, a highly selective member of the Claremont Colleges, is one of the nation’s premier undergraduate institutions specializing in science, mathematics, and engineering; and the Hixon Forum is closely associated with the STS Program of the Claremont Colleges. Harvey Mudd College is actively concerned with fostering diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body, and welcomes applications from women and under represented minorities.

Please address inquiries or nominations to Professor Richard Olson, The Hixon Forum, Harvey Mudd College, 301 East 12th Street, Claremont CA 91711 or to [email protected].

Contact Info: Richard Olson Department of Humanities and Social Sciences Harvey Mudd College Claremont CA 91711 Phone 909-607-4476 Fax 909-607-7600 Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.hmc.edu