University of Cambridge Department of History and Philosophy of Science

One-year Lectureship

Salary: £24,820

Because of staff leave patterns during 2005-06, the Department is able to invite applications for a temporary lectureship in history and philosophy of science.

The successful candidate will not be restricted to any particular area of specialisation within HPS, but will be expected to contribute fully to lecturing, supervising, examination and administration of courses at all levels.

The post will be for one year only. The successful applicant will take up appointment on or before 1 October 2005. The stipend is £24,820 per annum (pay award pending).

Applications in hard copy only, including the University’s coversheet for applications for employment, form PD18 (available at, a CV, list of publications, details of teaching experience and a sample of recent work, should be sent to the Secretary, Dept of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RH (tel: 01223 334540/fax: 334554, email: [email protected]) to arrive by 19th August 2005.

Applicants should ask two referees to send or email references to the Secretary ([email protected]) to arrive by 19 August 2005. Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Peter Lipton ([email protected]). Interviews will be held on 1 September 2005.

Closing date: 19th August 2005 Interview date: 1st September 2005