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Permanent and temporary professional positions.

Assistant Professor of History, Swarthmore College

Deadline: October 01 2016

The Department of History at Swarthmore College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor in modern European history to begin with the fall semester of 2017. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Applicants specializing ...

Assoc Dir of Education and Action Research, Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship, Santa Clara U

Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic University, seeks applications for a three-year academic year adjunct lecturer (non-tenure track) position to teach and support undergraduate education in social innovation and entrepreneurship. The applicant ...

Instructors for Science, Technology and Society Course, Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey

Full-time instructors are sought to teach Science, Technology, and Society (STS) in the Faculty of Engineering at Bilkent University in Ankara. The STS course is required for all engineering majors and is taken by about 800 students each year. The Accreditation Board for Engineering and ...

Director of the Battelle Center for Science and Technology Policy, The Ohio State University

Deadline: June 01 2016

The Ohio State University seeks a full-time, regular Senior A&P staff member to serve as the Director of the Battelle Center for Science and Technology Policy within The John Glenn College of Public Affairs. The person selected for this position will be instrumental in realizing the Center’s ...

Full Professorship Sociology of Technology, Work and Society, Erlangen-Nürnberg

Deadline: July 08 2016

Die Philosophische Fakultät und Fachbereich Theologie besetzt im Nuremberg Campus of Technology (NCT) sowie im Department Sozialwissenschaften und Philosophie zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt eine

W3-Professur für Soziologie
mit Schwerpunkt Technik – Arbeit – Gesellschaft

Die Professur ...

Communications Officer for the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)

The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) seeks a Communications Officer to assist in the promotion and presentation of a consistent image of ASIS&T as a major association of international caliber at the service of its community. This includes the development and ...

Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, St. Mary’s College (MD)

St. Mary’s College of Maryland invites applications for a one-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, starting August 2016. St. Mary’s has a newly established and popular major in environmental studies, and we are interested in finding a colleague equipped to ...

Bioethics Assistant Professor, Dept of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania

The Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician-educator track or the tenure track. Track will be commensurate with experience. ...