UC Santa Cruz: Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of Community Studies

Published On: Feb 16 2024

Deadline: Mar 11, 2024

The Community Studies Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a tenured Associate Professor and Director of Community Studies. Founded in 1969, Community Studies is UCSC’s oldest interdisciplinary undergraduate program and a national pioneer in experiential education related to community activism, social movements, and social justice. Now aligned with the Sociology Department, the program’s core curriculum is centered on an extended Field Study in which students work to build community capacity for social change within organizations and s...

PhD candidate Reconfiguring Research Quality

Published On: Feb 9 2024

Deadline: Feb 27, 2024

We have a job opening for a PhD candidate in the Focal Area Evaluation and Culture. Under supervision of senior colleagues at CWTS, the PhD candidate will design and work on a research project focused on studying the rise of new reform movements in science and their attempts to broaden the forms of research quality for which academic organizations and individuals are recognized and rewarded. Besides the need to reward original and impactful contributions to shared problems within specialized knowledge communities, research assessment reform champions argue that often marginalized qualities suc...

Search for the Dean: University of California, Berkeley School of Information Berkeley, California

Published On: Feb 8 2024

Deadline: Feb 16, 2024

The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) invites applications and nominations for the next Dean of the School of Information.

Indigenous Science, Technology, and Environment research positions at University of Toronto

Published On: Jan 20 2024

Deadline: Feb 1, 2024

The Technoscience Research Unit (TRU) is excited to share two exciting (and well funded!) research positions to join us working in the area of Indigenous Science, Technology and Environment or in the area of sustainability. We are an Indigenous-led justice-oriented research unit that focuses on questions of environmental justice, data justice, and science. These two positions will join the TRU in helping to grow Indigenous and anti-colonial science, technology and environmental studies.

Stanford STS – 3-year, renewable Lecturer position: apply by Feb 15 for Aug 2024 start

Published On: Jan 20 2024

Deadline: Feb 15, 2024

The Program in Science, Technology, and Society (STS) seeks to hire a lecturer who in addition to teaching two sections (one preparation) in one quarter of our COLLEGE course “Preventing Human Extinction,” would teach courses in STS and assist with developing and mounting our capstone requirement. The normal load of a Lecturer position is the equivalent of 6 one-quarter courses. One course may be replaced by administration, curriculum development, or other similar work.

Digital futures posts

Published On: Jan 18 2024

Deadline: Feb 4, 2024

The Bristol Digital Futures Institute is currently recruiting 4 digital futures posts. All of these posts have a closing date of 4th February 2024.

Job opening for doctoral candidate or postdoc at University of Klagenfurt, Austria

Published On: Jan 18 2024

Deadline: Mar 4, 2024

We are looking for a motivated colleague to join us in the project "Testing (Bio)Governance" as a doctoral student or a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Klagenfurt's Department of Society, Knowledge and Politics. The project "Testing (Bio)Governance" will explore the uses of tests during the COVID-pandemic, focusing on and comparing sites in Austria, the Netherlands, and England. It seeks to contribute to our understanding of the uses of technologies in the governance of human health and illness. We are specifically interested in exploring how distinct moraliti...

PhD candidates 'Vet Values' University of Amsterdam

Published On: Jan 18 2024

Deadline: Feb 15, 2024

The University of Amsterdam is currently seeking three PhD candidates for an ERC-funded project - Farm animal value-scapes: Veterinarians and the
contrasting values of European livestock production (or "VetValues"). The PhD candidates will do fieldwork in the Netherlands, Sweden or Italy.

Tenure Track Faculty - Department of Environmental Studies (Interdisciplinary Environmental Justice)

Published On: Jan 17 2024

Deadline: Jan 21, 2024

Cal Poly Humboldt and the Department of Environmental Studies invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position specializing in Interdisciplinary Environmental Justice. We see a candidate who views environmental questions through lenses of racial and/or social and environmental justice, has expertise in theories and practices of social change, and experience with public, community-based, or activist learning and pedagogy. The expertise of the successful candidate is open with respect to discipline.

Two Assistant Professor Positions in History/Sociology of Science, Technology, or Medicine

Published On: Dec 15 2023

Deadline: Feb 1, 2024

The School of History and Sociology (https://hsoc.gatech.edu) at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, one in the History of Science, Technology, or Medicine and a second in the Sociology of Science, Technology, or Medicine. We seek candidates with expertise in twentieth and/or twenty-first century science, technology, or medicine. The further area of specialization is open; applicants with expertise in the mind and brain sciences or computer technologies, AI, and data sciences are encouraged. Candida...

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