Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the History of Science at the University of Oklahoma Assistant Professor

The University of Oklahoma invites nominations and applications for a faculty position at the rank of assistant professor (tenure-track) in the Department of the History of Science. Starting date is August 16, 2006. We seek candidates whose scholarship addresses the modern history of science, technology or medicine outside North America, with a preference for applicants with teaching and research expertise that includes the eighteenth and/or nineteenth centuries. Further area of specialization is open. We seek candidates eager to participate in an active graduate program, a growing undergraduate minor, and courses that help fulfill the University’s general education requirements. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in broad-based teaching in the history of science and research achievement commensurate with the length of professional experience in the field. Ph.D. required at the time of appointment. Review of applications will begin October 15 with preliminary interviews at the History of Science Society meeting in Minneapolis. Letters of application should be accompanied by a complete curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and the names of three individuals whom the applicant has asked to send letters of recommendation directly to the search committee. Contact: F. Jamil Ragep, Search Committee Chair, Department of the History of Science, University of Oklahoma, 601 Elm, Room 625, Norman, OK 73019-3106. Tel.: 405-325-2213; Fax: 405-325-2363; email: [email protected]; Web: www.ou.edu/cas/hsci/ . The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. OU has a policy of being responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.