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March 20th, 2019

Auburn University: History of Technology Instructor

The Department of History at Auburn University invites applications for one (non-tenure-track) position at the rank of Instructor. The appointee will be primarily responsible for teaching multiple sections of our two-term core undergraduate sequence in the history of technology, Technology and Civilization, but may also have the opportunity to teach courses in her/his area of…

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March 20th, 2019

Eindhoven University of Technology (the Netherlands): (associate) professor sustainable mobility transitions

Introduction With mobility responsible for around 25% of the total CO2 emission—and the only sector with increasing emissions—the challenge for a transition to sustainable mobility is more pressing than ever. Smart, sustainable mobility is one of the key research areas at TU/e with a strong focus on technical innovations for fuels, cars, trucks, and data.…

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March 15th, 2019

Smithsonian Institution: Museum Curator with the Smithsonian in London Program

The Smithsonian Institution invites applications for the position of Museum Curator with the Smithsonian in London Program, which is primarily a collaboration with the Victoria & Albert (V&A) museum to create a purpose-built museum and exhibition space.  The Smithsonian is looking for an early-career curator with a strong background in science, technology, engineering, and/or the…

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March 1st, 2019

Assistant Professor – Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Charlottesville, VA

The Department of Engineering and Society (E&S) in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a non-tenure track Assistant Professor to teach courses in Science, Technology, and Society (STS) beginning in August 2019. The responsibilities of the position will be to teach three STS courses per academic…

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February 13th, 2019

Postdoctoral Opportunity (Cornell University): Data Science & Society

The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University seeks a Postdoctoral Researcher to play a major role in a two-year project on Data Science & Society. We invite applications from scholars with a recent Ph.D. in science & technology studies (STS) or related fields (e.g., sociology, anthropology, law, media studies, information science) and…

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February 13th, 2019

Boise State University (Boise, Idaho): Director, Keith and Catherine Stein World Museum / School of the Arts Faculty Member

Boise State University’s new School of the Arts seeks to hire the inaugural Director of the digital and technologically infused Stein World Museum within a full-time, 10 month, tenure-track administrative/ academic faculty position, beginning as early as July 1, 2019. Rank and salary are competitive and commensurate with quality of practice, scholarship, academic research, extent…

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January 31st, 2019

American Institute of Physics Endowed Professorship in the History of Natural Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, USA

The Department of History at the University of Maryland, College Park seeks an associate professor with tenure in the history of natural sciences. Time period and geographical focus are open, but with a preference for the period after 1600. A strong record of publications, research, and teaching is required. The successful candidate will research and…

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November 30th, 2018

Incoming Ph.D. Student Department of Science & Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) invites applications for an incoming Ph.D. student with interests in the intersections of STS, particularly non-Anglo STS (e.g. Latin American or African STS), andinfrastructure studies. Students interested in infrastructures and design, queer/crip/feminist theories, and research into legacy and impact of mega-events are particularly encouraged to apply.The incoming student…

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September 25th, 2018

University of Minnesota: Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) in the Program of History of Science and Technology

Qualifications The Program in the History of Science and Technology at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the history of technology specializing in computing and information sciences. This includes but is not limited to data analytics, informatics, communications, software studies, algorithmic regulation, and computing and information sciences as they…

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August 20th, 2018

National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships 2019-20: Call for Applications

The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or one-semester residential fellowships. Mid-career, senior, and emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work from all areas of the humanities are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT, October 17, 2018. Download the Call for Applications 2018. Information can also be found…

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