Siebel Chair in the History of Science:


The Department of History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites nominations and applications for a tenured position at the rank of Full Professor in the history of science. Subfield and geographic area open.


Successful candidate will be an accomplished scholar with a distinguished record of publications, an active research agenda, and enthusiasm for teaching. PhD required. The target starting date is August 16, 2013. Salary competitive.


To apply, create your candidate profile through and upload your application materials: Letter of application, CV, teaching materials, and contact information for three professional references. To ensure full consideration, all required application materials must be submitted by November 1, 2012.


Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made prior to the close date.


For questions and to submit nominations, please contact: Professor Peter Fritzsche at [email protected]


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