The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University seeks an outstanding scholar for a tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor position in Science & Technology Studies. The area of specialization and geographical focus is open. A Ph.D. in science & technology studies or a closely related field, such as anthropology, history or sociology of science, technology, or medicine, is required. The STS Department has a very active Ph.D. program and runs two undergraduate majors: “Biology & Society” and “Science & Technology Studies.” The successful candidate will have an active research program in STS, will be expected to play an important role in both graduate and undergraduate programs in the department, and will be expected to offer courses of interest to Cornell undergraduates.

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2013. If you are interested in this position, please apply on-line through the following website:

Applicants should submit a cover letter outlining research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, a sample of written work, and one paragraph descriptions of two or three courses. Candidates applying at the assistant professor level should arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted separately, as described on the website; candidates applying at the associate professor level may submit only names of references if preferred. If you have any specific questions about the position, please contact Debbie Van Galder, [email protected].

Cornell University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator.