Professorship in Science Studies

Centre for Science Studies, Aarhus University

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track

Application Deadline: June 8, 2018


The Centre for Science Studies invites applications for the position of full professor with an expected starting date of February 2019. We seek applicants with academic expertise in either one or several of the following areas: history of science, history of technology, or history of mathematics; philosophy of science; science communication; or related areas. The Centre seeks to strengthen its research by attracting excellent researchers. The successful candidate is expected to take an active interest in developing the research profile of the Centre in collaboration with the other staff members. This includes applying for external research funding. The Centre is part of the Department of Mathematics under the Faculty of Science and Technology. Its staff members teach philosophy of science courses to the Faculty’s bachelor students and has its own Master’s Program in science studies. The appointee in collaboration with the other staff members will be expected to take shared responsibility for the Centre’s teaching duties. Moreover, the appointee will be expected to participate in all aspects of the Centre’s activities and to be present on a daily basis.

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Posted: April 18, 2018