Assistant or Early Associate Professor of Science & Technology Studies


The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University seeks an outstanding scholar for a tenure-track assistant professor or early tenured associate professor position in Science & Technology Studies. The area of specialization is open. A Ph.D. in science & technology studies or a closely related field, such as anthropology of science, history of science, or sociology of science, is required.

The successful candidate will have an active research program in STS, and will be expected to play an important role in the Ph.D. program in science & technology studies; and to offer courses of interest to Cornell undergraduates. (The department has two undergraduate majors, “Biology & Society” and “Science & Technology Studies.”)


Review of applications will begin December 1, 2012.  If you are interested in this position, please apply on-line through the following website:  Applicants should submit a cover letter outlining research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, and a sample of written work.  Three letters of reference should also be submitted separately, as described on the website.   If you have any specific questions about the position, please contact Ms. Ryan Heichel, [email protected].  Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.