Job type: tenure track
Application deadline: November 15, 2014
Ashoka University (http://www.ashoka.edu.in) invites applications for a position at the level of Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in science and technology studies from historians, philosophers, sociologists, anthropologists and STS scholars. Area of specialization is open but strong preference will be given to scholars whose research focuses on the physical or chemical sciences or technology. The position entails teaching Principles of Science – Ashoka’s foundational science course required of all students – and developing the curriculum and vision for an interdisciplinary science studies major in the near future.
Please send your application materials including the following – a cover letter, recent CV, a statement of research, a statement of teaching philosophy, a writing/research sample and a sample syllabus for envisioned course in the Principles of Science – to firstname.lastname@example.org with the label “science search” on the subject heading. The application should also include the names and details of 3 referees who will be contacted if we decide to pursue your candidacy further.
The review of applications will begin on Nov 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. We hope to complete our hiring cycle for next year by the end of December, 2014.
Posted: October 28, 2014