Professorship in History of Medicine at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Nebraska

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track

Application Deadline: October 7, 2016

The Department of History at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks candidates for a new, endowed professorship in the history of medicine at the Associate or Full Professor rank. The successful candidate will serve as the Wilson Professor in the History of Medicine and as the Director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Humanities in Medicine program. Scholars from any sub-field and any period in the history of medicine broadly are welcome to apply. The position requires a Ph.D., a demonstrated track record of excellent scholarship and teaching, as well as interest in leading an academic program. The position begins in August 2017. To be considered for the position, applicants must complete the Faculty/Administrative Information Form at, requisition F_150262, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples, and have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor David Cahan, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327.

Review of applications will begin on October 7, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. For further information contact David Cahan at 402-472-2414 or The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers. See

Posted: August 19, 2016