The University of California at Davis seeks to appoint a Director of the Science and Technology Studies Program, with a joint appointment in Anthropology, Economics, History, Philosophy, Political Sciece, Sociology or Psychology. Tenured associate or full professor, beginning Fall 2005. Duties include directing the interdisciplinary program in Science and Technology Studies, including program development and guiding the transition from an existing program in History and Philosophy of Science to an STS program with undergraduate major. Other duties include research, teaching, and service in STS Program and department. Teaching is based on a standard faculty load of four one-quarter courses per year, which will be reduced for administrative service as STS Director. The appointee must have Ph.D. and have a record of strong scholarly and teaching accomplishments in some field of social, historical or philosophical studies of the natural or social sciences, medicine, technology or engineering.
The STS Program at the University of California at Davis has involved participation by members of the Philosophy, History, Sociology, Anthropology and other departments in the social sciences and humanities, as well as faculty and students in the natural sciences.
Minority and women candidates are especially encouraged to apply. EO/AAE.
In order to receive full consideration, send a letter expressing interest and current CV by December 1, 2004, to Professor Joan Cadden, Search Committee Chair, Science and Technology Studies Program, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616-8673. TEL: 530-752-2224; FAX: 530-752-3156; E-mail: [email protected]. The position will remain open until filled. Adresss informal, confidential inquiries to the Search Committee Chair. Address administrative questions to Lesley Byrns (Office Manager): 530-752-1291; FAX: 530-752-3156; E-mail: [email protected].
Contact Info: Professor Joan Cadden Search Committee Chair Science and Technology Studies Program Uivresity of California One Shields Avenue Davis, CA 95616 Phone: 530-752-2224 FAX: 530-752-3156 Email: [email protected]