The Department seeks to appoint a full-time lecturer in the history and philosophy of science. Candidates should be able to teach courses in history of modern physics, philosophy of physics, or general philosophy of science. The successful applicant must hold a PhD in an appropriate subject by the start of appointment (1 September 2005). This fulltime appointment carries a three year probationary period. Salary will be on the Lecturer A pay scale, plus London Allowance.

The successful applicant will be expected to be active in research, and in teaching and supervision at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department encourages strong interdisciplinary connections both in research and teaching. The position also will involve pastoral and administrative duties as appropriate.

For informal enquiries, please contact Prof. Steve Miller (Head of Department) by phone on 0207-679-3490 (or overseas +44-207-679-3490) or by email <[email protected]>.

Applicants must submit a UCL application form, a list of three references, and a full c.v. by 1 January 2005. An application pack is available on the STS departmental web site <> or from Ms Rebecca Hurst, Department of Science and Technology Studies, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom; or email [email protected]. Short-listed candidates will be invited to submit additional material, will have references contacted, and will be invited to UCL for interview.