History of Science

Job type: tenure track

Application deadline: October 15, 2015


The Yale University Department of History intends to make a senior tenured appointment at the professorial level in the history of science—broadly conceived—beginning July 1, 2016. Preference will be given to historians who can play a leadership role in Yale’s renowned Program in the History of Science and Medicine (HSHM) and whose work extends beyond the Program’s current strengths in the twentieth-century United States. Candidates should expect to demonstrate exceptional qualities of scholarship, teaching, and University citizenship. Duties will include undergraduate and graduate teaching in HSHM. The search committee will begin considering applications on October 15, 2015. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, underrepresented minorities, protected veterans, and persons with disabilities. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae and a statement about their work and professional plans to Professor John Harley Warner, chair, History of Science Search Committee, c/o Barbara McKay, Department of History, Yale University, at barbara.mckay@yale.edu or at P.O. Box 208324, New Haven, CT 06520-8324.

Posted: August 07, 2015