Lectureship in the History of Modern Science and Technology, Department of History & Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge


Salary: £36,862-£46,696 pa

Vacancy reference: JN08766


Applications are invited for the post of University Lecturer in the History of Modern Science and Technology. The successful applicant will be the first to hold the Peter Lipton Lectureship in History and Philosophy of Science. Responsibilities include contributing to all aspects of undergraduate teaching and supervising graduate students, as well as leading research in this area and administrative responsibilities in the Department. Candidates must have obtained a PhD (or equivalent) and have an outstanding record of excellence in teaching, research and publication in the subject. The Department is keen to appoint the best candidate. The lectureship is available from 1 September 2012 but a candidate who could only take up the post later than that would not be disadvantaged.


Applications, in hard copy only, including cover letter, CV, the University’s coversheet for employment (including names of 3 referees), list of publications, details of teaching experience and 2 samples of recent work, should arrive by 31 OCTOBER 2011 with the Administrator, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RH.


The referees of applicants who are long listed will be contacted and asked to post or email references to the Administrator ([email protected]) to arrive by 30 NOVEMBER 2011.


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