The Department of History at Case Western Reserve University seeks candidates for a historian of the physical or natural sciences, at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Regional and period specialty are open. The successful candidate will teach a graduate seminar in the history of science as part of the department’s graduate program in History of Science, Technology, Environment, and Medicine, and undergraduate surveys in history of science. A strong commitment to research and publication and demonstrated teaching excellence are required. The teaching load for this position is two courses per semester.
Candidates should submit a letter of application stating research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, a graduate transcript, a writing sample, and relevant teaching evaluations addressed to “Jonathan Sadowsky, Chair, History of Science Search Committee, Department of History, Mather House 104, Cleveland, OH 44106-7107” as a single PDF file sent to Ms. Katie Nabors at firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted in PDF format to Ms. Nabors either independently from the referees or from Interfolio or another digital application service. Applications are due December 1, 2017.
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