Assistant Professor in History of Science

Department of History, Tennessee Tech University

Job type: tenure track

Application deadline: January 15, 2015


The Department of History seeks to fill the following tenure-track assistant professor position: History of Science. Appointment begins August 2015.

Required qualifications: Ph.D. in History from an accredited institution; recent experience teaching college-level history; ability to teach upper-division History of Science courses and the general education course “Science and World Cultures.”

Preferred qualifications: Experience with educational technology and/or digital history; ability to offer courses on the History of England and/or the History of Medicine, or otherwise to best augment existing departmental specialties.

All applicants must apply online at http://www.tntech.edu/jobs and will be required to electronically upload a cover letter including a description of interest and qualifications; copies of all college/university transcripts (official transcripts for all degrees conferred required upon hire); curriculum vitae; and names and email addresses of three professional references who will be contacted by email to upload recommendation letters. Screening will begin January 15, 2015; position open until filled. Any applicant invited to TTU for an interview must be prepared to provide additional materials and to give an appropriate lecture to faculty, students and guests.

For more information, please visit https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50140.

Posted: December 16, 2014