Health and Societies. The University of Pennsylvania Health and Societies Program, an interdisciplinary undergraduate major administered through the History and Sociology of Science Department, seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer in the social, cultural, and/or historical dimensions of health and illness. Ph.D. in anthropology, sociology, history, or related discipline required. Candidates with research interests in international or cross-cultural aspects of medicine and health promotion are of particular interest. Teaching responsibilities (two courses per semester) include supervised research courses and upper-level undergraduate courses in the appointee’s area of specialization. One-year appointment beginning July 1, 2005, with the possibility of renewal for up to two additional years. Please send letter of application along with c.v. and the names and addresses of three recommenders to Health and Societies Search Committee, Attention: Patricia Johnson, University of Pennsylvania, 303 Logan Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6304. Review of applications will begin on April 15, 2005, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Pennsylvania an AA/EOE, and is strongly committed to diversity.

Contact Info: Patricia Johnson University of Pennsylvania 303 Logan Hall 249 S. 36th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-6304