Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in the History of Medicine

The History Department at Washington University in St. Louis

Job type: tenure track

Application deadline: October 16, 2015


The History Department at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for an historian of medicine starting in the fall of 2016.  The search is at the rank of Tenure-Track Assistant Professor.  A PhD in the History of Medicine or a closely related field in hand by August 1, 2016 and evidence of scholarly potential are required.  Area and chronological expertise are open.  The successful candidate will teach an introductory course in the history of medicine, prepare classes in her/his area of specialization, advise students, be active in research and publication, perform university service, and contribute to a growing community of faculty interested in the medical humanities.  Please send a letter of application, c.v., and three letters of reference (under separate cover) via e-mail to artsci-history.search@email.wustl.edu or via postal mail to the Chair, History of Medicine Search Committee, Washington University, Department of History, 1 Brookings Dr., Campus Box 1062, St. Louis, MO  63130.  Screening of applications will begin on October 16, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled.  Washington University is an AA/EOE and is strongly committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty.

Posted: August 27, 2015