Tsinghua University, Department of the History of Science
Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track
Application Deadline: December 30, 2019
The department of the history of science at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, is seeking applications for faculty positions at the level of full, associate, and assistant professors in the history of philosophy of science (HPS). Applicants must hold a PhD in HPS or other relevant fields and demonstrate a record of both teaching and research excellence, commensurate to the rank. Applicants are expected to make active and substantial contributions to the department’s academic research and teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. We welcome applicants with expertise in various sub-disciplines of HPS but are particularly looking for someone who specializes in a) history of Western natural sciences from early Greco-Roman to modern Europe, and/or b) history of science & technology in modern and contemporary China, broadly construed. We prefer applicants with some knowledge of Chinese language or prior experience working in China; however, we also consider applications from non-native speakers of Chinese. To apply, send a cover letter, an updated CV, writing samples of two scholarly publication, a teaching statement, names and contacts of three references to Christine Luk. Applications received on or before December 30, 2019 will be given full consideration but we will continue the search to expand our department.
Posted: November 08, 2019