Assistant or Associate Professor (untenured)
History of modern science, medicine, and technology, 1750 to the present. Specific fields of interest include: the physical sciences; non-European and non-US medicine; environmental and other sciences; technology and bio-technology; and medieval/pre-modern science. We are looking to fill two positions. We will consider approaches to the material that may be principally historical or that may join the history of science with anthropological, sociological, philosophical, or literary approaches. Applicants will be expected to teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The appointment will begin July 1, 2004 and completion of the Ph.D. prior to the appointment should be expected. Candidates are asked to submit a curriculum vitae and three letters of reference, and include with the dossier a writing sample. Materials should be sent to Prof. Evelynn M. Hammonds, Chair, Search Committee, Department of the History of Science, Science Center 235, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138.
Deadline for the application is October 15, 2003. Harvard is an AA/EOE. The University welcomes applications from minority and women candidates. http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~hsdept/