(Please note, the following job is in addition to the two-year temporary lectureship recently advertised in science studies.)

The University of Edinburgh, is pleased to advertise a two-year temporary lectureship in Technology Studies, located in the University’s prestigious Science Studies Unit. The successful applicant will be a teacher and researcher in the area of Technology Studies and will take over some of the teaching duties of a senior member of the Science Studies Unit for the duration of a two-year period of research leave. Applicants require expertise in the areas of sociology and politics of technology.

Job reference: 312356

Salary: at the lower end of the scale £22,191 – £25,451p.a.

The post is available from 1 August 2003 (or later, by negotiation), with teaching duties commencing on 1 October 2003. The closing date for applications is 30 May 2003. It is expected that interviews will be held in the last two weeks of June 2003.

For further information about this job, including a fuller description of the duties it will entail, please click on: http://www.jobs.ed.ac.uk/jobs/index.cfm?action=jobdet&jobid=1908

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Steve Sturdy (tel. +44 (0)131-650- 4014; e-mail: [email protected]).

Further information about the Science Studies Unit is available on the Unit website at: http://www.ssu.ssc.ed.ac.uk

Applications may be made on-line, through www.jobs.ed.ac.uk, quoting job reference no. 312356. You can also apply for an application pack by telephoning our 24 hour answer machine +44 (0)131-650-2511. If you have any comments or queries regarding application procedures, please email [email protected]