University of Pennsylvania
Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track
Application Deadline: November 15, 2021
The Department of the History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in the history of information sciences, digital infrastructures and devices, and computing and related areas, in any geographical or cultural context.
The department has a thriving PhD program, two important and successful undergraduate majors, and an excellent track record placing our PhD graduates. Strong candidates will have a promising research trajectory and a teaching portfolio relevant to our departmental priorities.
Our program values interdisciplinary research, collaboration, and collegiality; is committed to promoting a culturally diverse intellectual community; and strongly encourages applications from members of all under-represented communities.
The appointment will begin on July 1, 2022, by which time the successful candidate is expected to have completed their PhD. Applications including a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, and teaching statement, should be uploaded to http://apply.interfolio.com/
Please contact Department Administrator Courtney Brennan (firstname.lastname@example.org) 215-898-8400 if you have questions about the application process.
The Department of the History and Sociology of Science is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/
Posted: September 23, 2021