Professorship of the History of Science

Modern History Faculty University of Oxford

: An outstanding historian of science of international standing is sought to fill this important chair, tenable from 1 October 2006. Applications are welcome from scholars working in any area or period of the History of Science, excluding the ancient world and the history of medicine. The professor will have a broad vision of the scope of the history of science, and will be an integral member of the History Faculty, sharing responsibility for the development and delivery of the Faculty’s strategies for teaching and research. He or she will have a particular responsibility for graduate studies in the history of science. A non-stipendiary fellowship at Linacre College is attached to the professorship. Further particulars, including details of how to apply, are available from: or from the Registrar, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD (Tel: 01865 270200). The closing date for applications is Monday, 20 June 2005.