University of Virginia, Science, Technology and Society
Lecturer, STS or History of Technology
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
Lecturer in Science, Technology, and Society. The Department of Engineering and Society in the
School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks to hire an
individual with research and teaching experience in Science and Technology Studies (STS)
beginning August 2014. The appointment is for one year with possibility of renewal. The salary
range is $50,000 - $55,000. We are especially interested in candidates with a proven record of
excellence in teaching, research, and publication in history of technology, STS, applied ethics, or
technology policy. The candidate will teach the senior thesis sequence, with three sections each
semester. Like other STS classes, these courses combine STS themes with writing and
The Department of Engineering and Society teaches the humanities, social science,
and mathematics courses integral to the education of professional engineers. A PhD is
required: in STS, History, Philosophy or any discipline at the intersection of technology and
Review of applications will begin on July 3, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
Please include a CV/resume, cover letter, statement of research interest, one recent publication,
and contact information for 3 references - name, affiliation, email, phone.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to
developing diversity in faculty and welcomes applications from women, minorities, veterans and
persons with disabilities.
For further information and to apply to this posting, please refer to https://jobs.virginia.edu and
reference Posting Number 0614336.
|Primary Category:||History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
|Secondary Categories:||Public Policy