The University of British Columbia History Department invites applications for a tenure-track position in the History of Science and Technology at the rank of Assistant Professor effective 1 July 2004. We are seeking an historian who specializes in the study of Science and/or Technology. The approach, geographical area, and period are open. The preferred candidate will have a completed PhD, commitment to excellence in scholarship reflected in published or forthcoming work, and a superior record in teaching. There is an opportunity to instruct in existing cross-appointed undergraduate courses with Philosophy such as ‘Science and society in the Modern World’, and to participate in UBC’s many interdisciplinary programmes and search centres.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. The position is subject to final budgetary approval.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, letters of reference from three referees (under separate cover), a sample of written scholarship, a teaching dossier, and a summary of current and future research interests and should be received by 15 December. Dr. Dianne Newell, Chair of the Search Committee, History of Science and Technology Position Department of History University of British Columbia Room 1297 1872 East Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 CANADA