The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Arts, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies
Lecturer in Social Studies of Science
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Faculty of Arts
School of Historical and Philosophical Studies
The University of Melbourne
Salary:$85,203 - $101,175 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
The School of Historical and Philosophical Studies seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Social Studies of Science to be located in the History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) program. The HPS program offers an undergraduate major (including honours) and a range of subjects at postgraduate level. It is also involved in teaching interdisciplinary subjects, has a strong research higher degree culture, and an internationally recognised research profile. The program is committed to a practice of HPS that integrates historical, philosophical, and sociological approaches.
The current staff profile has strong research expertise in the history of science and medicine. The School now seeks to appoint a Lecturer in the field of Science Studies, with research strength in sociology of science and/or philosophy of science.
The successful candidate will also bring a demonstrated expertise in teaching Science and Technology Studies. The appointee must be able to teach (a) Sociology of Science at undergraduate and honours level, (b) subjects within the range of Science and Technology Studies at postgraduate level, and (c) contribute to interdisciplinary subjects at all levels.
Employment Type: Full-time (continuing) position
Enquiries only to: Professor Trevor Burnard, Tel +61 3 8344 6686, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Close date: 27 February 2013
For position information and to apply online go to www.hr.unimelb.edu.au/careers, click on ‘Search for Jobs’ and search under the job title or job number 0030735.
|Primary Category:||Social Sciences