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Positions

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Non-Tenure-Stream Position in Archives & Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Deadline: February 15 2017

The School of Computing and Information at the University of Pittsburgh (http://www.ischool.pitt.edu) is currently inviting applications for a non-tenure-stream faculty position in the field of Archives and Information Sciences at an Assistant/Associate Professor level– Position #27041 ...

Non-Tenure-Stream Position in Data Stewardship, University of Pittsburgh

Deadline: February 15 2017

The School of Computing and Information (http://www.ischool.pitt.edu) at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking to fill a faculty position in Data Stewardship at an Assistant/Associate Professor level – Position #134534 (Non-Tenure Stream). The initial appointment is expected to be three ...

Research Scholar at The Hastings Center in Garrison, New York

Deadline: February 28 2017

The Hastings Center seeks applications and nominations for a full-time position of Research Scholar/Senior Research Scholar.

Description: This position offers a superb opportunity for an early career, mid-career or established scholar to devote themselves to research and public outreach on ...

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Science & Technology Studies, Stevens Institute of Technology

Deadline: January 10 2017

The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens Institute of Technology is seeking candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor in the Science & Technology Studies program. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in a field relevant to Science & Technology Studies including, but ...

Assistant Professor, SFIS and SCIDSE, Arizona State University

Deadline: January 13 2017

Assistant Professor Faculty Position
Arizona State University
School for the Future of Innovation in Society
School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Job # 11827

Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for one tenure-eligible, assistant professor position ...

Department of Philosophy, California State University, Fresno

Deadline: November 28 2016

Asst. Prof., tenure-track, beginning Fall 2017. Eight courses per year (4 per semester; typically 2-3 preps per semester), undergraduate level. Course load reduced to six for the first two years. Usual nonteaching duties. AOS: Philosophy of Science, broadly construed; AOC: Open; the department ...

Assistant Professor, History of Science Department, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Deadline: January 24 2017

The Department of the History of Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for an Assistant Professor position (tenure-track) beginning August 2017. We are especially interested in applications in the following areas: (1) history of science or technology before 1800; (2) ...

Tenure track Assistant Professor in Art/Science Nexus, Arizona State University

Arizona State University’s School for the Future of Innovation in Society (SFIS) and its Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts (HIDA) seek an assistant professor (tenure track) scholar/practitioner who works at the art/science nexus.

We seek someone who thinks about futures, possible ...

Lecturer and Tutor, Studium Individuale program, Leuphana University Lüneburg

Deadline: November 30 2016

Leuphana University Lüneburg (foundation under public law), Studium Individuale, invites applications for a position as a Lecturer and Tutor (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/in)
Salary EG 13 TV-L, 60% for, at first, the duration of two years, starting as soon as possible.

The Studium Individuale ...

Cluster hires to build a BREATHE group, Assistant Professor level, UC Riverside

Deadline: December 08 2016

The University of California at Riverside (UCR) is implementing a major expansion of our faculty and investing in state-of-the-art research facilities to support their work. This expansion will build critical mass in 34 vital and emerging fields of scholarship, foster truly cross-disciplinary ...

Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Science and Technology in Society, Virginia Tech

Deadline: December 01 2016

Tenure Track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the Department of Science and Technology in Society, in the critical study of Information, Design, and Innovation. Research specialties may include, for example, ethnography of digital cultures, social informatics, the politics of ...

Open Rank Faculty Position in STS and the environment in sub-Saharan Africa, University of Virginia

Deadline: November 26 2016

he University of Virginia Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies invites applicants for an open-rank faculty (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) position in science, technology, society, and the environment in sub-Saharan Africa. We are especially interested in ...

Faculty, Integrated Digital Media, Technology, Culture, and Society (TCS) Department, NYU

The Technology, Culture, and Society (TCS) Department at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering invites outstanding applicants for a full-time tenured or tenure track appointment at open rank within the Integrated Digital Media (IDM) program.

We invite applications from candidates ...

Industry Assistant or Industry Associate Professor, Science and Technology Studies, NYU

The Department of Technology, Culture and Society at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering invites applications at the rank of Industry Assistant or Industry Associate Professor, depending on qualifications. New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the ...

Teaching Prof (NTL) & Dir of Curriculum, Program in STIA, Georgetown U School of Foreign Service

Deadline: December 15 2016

Science and technology are now more than ever at the heart of international affairs. The Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA) program in Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service equips students with the knowledge, skills and confidence to engage with the challenges and ...

Open Area in Media Studies Tenure/Tenure Track, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Deadline: November 08 2016

Priority Deadline: November 8, 2016

The Department of Media Studies (http://www.mediastudies.virginia.edu) at the University of Virginia seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with an appointment to begin July 25, 2017. The successful candidate at the assistant professor ...

Faculty Positions in New + Emerging Media, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Deadline: November 18 2016

Assistant Professors of New + Emerging Media
College of Media, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The College of Media invites applications for two entry-level, tenure-track assistant professor positions in New and Emerging Media. Successful candidates should demonstrate an innovative ...

Assistant Professor, History and Political Science, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Deadline: December 01 2016

The department of History and Political Science at Missouri University of Science & Technology invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship for Fall 2017 in Science and Technology Policy with an emphasis on Public Policy. Candidate must be prepared to teach an introductory ...

Assistant Professor in Medical Humanities, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore)

Deadline: December 01 2016

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st amongst the world's best young universities.

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at NTU Singapore, invites qualified academics to apply for a faculty ...

Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology The New School for Social Research

Deadline: November 01 2016

The Department of Anthropology at the New School for Social Research invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate level to begin August 2017.

\The New School has been at the forefront of important initiatives that bring together social science and ...

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Interaction Design, UC Davis

Deadline: November 01 2016

The Department of Design at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for a new faculty position in Interaction Design. The appointment will be made at the tenure-track assistant professor level. Successful candidates should possess strong visual design skills and demonstrate a ...

Assistant Professor in Environmental Humanities, University of Pennsylvania

Deadline: November 03 2016

The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in environmental humanities, broadly interpreted to embrace disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from the humanities, social sciences, and natural ...

Two full professor positions at the Leibniz Center for Science and Society, University of Hannover

Deadline: November 03 2016

The Leibniz Center for Science and Society invites applications for the following two positions: University Professorship in Science and Society; and University Professorship in Methodology of Higher Education Research and Science Studies both starting at the next possible date.

The ads are ...

Tenured Associate or Full Professor, Medical Social Sci (Cluster Hire III), Vanderbilt University

Deadline: November 04 2016

The Center for Medicine, Health, and Society (MHS) in the College of Arts & Science at Vanderbilt University invites applications from outstanding candidates with expertise in the areas of intersectionality, inequality, and health/mental health for appointment at the rank of associate or full ...

Tenured Associate or Full Professor, Medical Sociology (Cluster Hire II), Vanderbilt University

Deadline: November 01 2016

The Department of Sociology at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a tenured Associate or Full Professor, to begin fall semester 2017. We seek a medical sociologist with research and teaching interests in racial/ethnic disparities in health (including the social determinants of mental ...

Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Medical Sociology (Cluster Hire I), Vanderbilt University

Deadline: October 01 2016

The Department of Sociology at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position, to begin fall semester 2017. We seek a medical sociologist with research and teaching interests in racial/ethnic disparities in health (including the social determinants of ...

Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology (x 2 positions), Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Deadline: October 21 2016

Applications are invited for two permanent lectureships in the Cultural Anthropology Programme within the School of Social and Cultural Studies, Victoria University of Wellington. The successful applicants for these positions will have a PhD in anthropology in hand at time of application, ...

Assistant/Associate Professor in Data Studies, UC Davis

Deadline: October 30 2016

The University of California, Davis invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor or recently tenured associate professor in the social studies of data and data science including the scientific, political, social, and scholarly use and creation of data. Experience and a genuine ...

Tenure-line appointment (joint with Energy Initiative), Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke U

Deadline: November 25 2016

Energy Policy
Tenure-line appointment in the Sanford School of Public Policy
(Assistant Professor or Associate Professor with Tenure level)
Joint appointment with the Duke University Energy Initiative

Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy (sanford.duke.edu) seeks applicants for a ...

Assistant Professor in Environmental Studies, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

St. Mary’s College of Maryland, a highly-selective, nationally-ranked, residential, four-year liberal arts public honors college located on the Chesapeake Bay 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor ...

Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship in Technology, Media and Behavior, Stanford University

Deadline: November 01 2016

The Department of Communication at Stanford University seeks applications for an Assistant Professorship in Technology, Media and Behavior. We are interested in a range of empirical areas including but not limited to social media, virtual experiences, interactive games, behavior tracking, ...

Full-time public historian of science and/or technology, IEEE History Center

The IEEE History Center at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ, seeks a full-time public historian of science and/or technology to join its team. The incumbent will participate in the full range of the Center's activities, but the initial focus will be on helping to develop history of ...

Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist in Forest Products and Woody Biomass, UC Berkeley

Deadline: December 01 2016

Recruitment Period
Open date: August 5th, 2016 Last review date: October 14th, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: December 1st, 2016
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but ...

Tenure-Track, Open Rank Professor in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, UC Davis

Deadline: November 15 2016

The Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Program at the University of California, Davis seeks applications for a full-time, tenure track, assistant, associate or full professorship to begin July 1, 2017 with a teaching and research focus on transdisciplinary feminist approaches to at least two ...

Assistant Professor in Socio-Cultural Anthropology, New York University

Deadline: November 01 2016

The Department of Anthropology invites applications from outstanding scholars for a tenure-track position, at the Assistant Professor level, to start September 1, 2017, pending administrative and budgetary approval. The department is looking for scholars with exceptional records in teaching and ...

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. ...