University of Toronto, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
Assistant Professor, History of Technology
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The Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IHPST) at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the area of History of Technology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2016.
Candidates must hold a PhD by the date of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a demonstrated record of excellence in, and commitment to, both research and teaching. Candidates must provide strong evidence of research of an internationally competitive calibre, as evidenced by publication in leading journals in the field, presentations at significant conferences, accolades or awards, and strong endorsements by referees. Evidence of excellence in teaching is demonstrated by a strong statement of teaching philosophy, teaching accomplishments, and endorsements from referees. The successful candidate will teach courses at the IHPST at the graduate and undergraduate level and will be expected to contribute to a research-intensive doctoral program. We especially seek candidates with a commitment to shaping the future of the field of Histroy of Technology.
Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
To apply, please click on the link below. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement outlining current and future research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample of academic writing, and a teaching dossier. All application materials should be submitted online by September 30, 2015.
Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly to the Institute via e-mail to email@example.com by September 30, 2015.
Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. We recommend combining documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.
If you have questions about this position, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Toronto offers the opportunity to teach, conduct research and live in one of the most diverse and cosmopolitan areas in the world. For more information about the Institute, please visit http://www.hps.utoronto.ca/.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Muna Salloum, Business Manager and Executive Assistant to the Director, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Room 316, Victoria College, 91 Charles St. W., University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1K7
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