Lecturer in History of Modern Science – Kent

University of Kent

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track


The University of Kent’s School of History seeks to appoint a historian of modern science and/or technology (c. 1700 to present). Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate a commitment to research-led teaching at all levels and to the intellectual culture of this vibrant department. They will also contribute to the activities of the Centre for the History of the Sciences.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in History or Science Studies with experience of working in a Higher or Further Education context. Evidence of substantial research activity, including outputs of 3* or 4* quality ready for submission to REF 2014, is essential. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach a range of history of science and/or technology modules at all stages, and the ability to teach Science Communication at Masters level. Being committed to a team culture of research and teaching is also essential to the role.

Further details can be found at: www.kent.ac.uk/jobs (reference no. HUM0302).

Further Information:

http://www.kent.ac.uk/jobs
http://jobs.kent.ac.uk/fe/tpl_kent01.asp?s=raCzFKhUsJVaXxJsp&jobid=36910,4823725423&key=31534076&c=543395548771&pagestamp=sellqturjrgcgalwov

Posted: November 11, 2012