Lecturer in History of Medicine

Imperial College Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Salary : £35,001 – £39,094 per annum

Applications are invited for the position of Lecturer in the History of Medicine at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine. The Centre is one of the leading places internationally for the study of the history of science, technology and medicine. It runs one of the most successful graduate programmes in the world and was rated 5A in the last research assessment exercise.

We are looking for someone early in their career who shows outstanding potential as a researcher and teacher in the history of medicine and life sciences. Your research speciality should be post 1800, though there is some preference for post 1900. Candidates must have a PhD in the history of medicine or a closely related field. You should be able to demonstrate excellence in research and be capable of continuing to develop your research in appropriate areas. You will be expected to contribute to undergraduate and post-graduate teaching (including PhD supervision) in the history of medicine and life sciences, and may be asked to contribute to teaching in areas beyond their research speciality at undergraduate level and in tutoring MSc students.

Salary will be in the range £35,001 – £39,094 per annum, depending on experience.

Further details of the research activities of the group may be found at http://www.ic.ac.uk/historyofscience/ .

Informal enquiries may be directed to the Head of Centre, Professor Andrew Warwick [email protected].

* Application form – http://www.ic.ac.uk/employment/academicform.htm

* Job Description and Person Specification – http://www.ic.ac.uk/employment/academic/jobdescriptions/1103host.htm

Application from and further details are available via the links above. Alternatively, please contact [email protected] .

Completed application forms (one hard copy and one electronic copy to be submitted) should be sent, with a curriculum vita, list of publications, research plan, and the names and addresses of 3 referees to:

Robert Powell, Departmental Administrator, Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Imperial College London, SW7 2AZ Closing Date: 11 March 2005

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