Two-Year Postdoc Instructor: History and/or Philosophy of Physics

California Institute of Technology

Job Type: Postdoc

Application Deadline: November 15, 2014


The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Instructor appointment beginning Fall 2015. Area of Specialization: history and/or philosophy of physics. Postdoctoral Instructors are expected to teach three (ten-week) undergraduate courses per year (quarter system). The appointment is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D.

Interested candidates should electronically submit a letter of application, three letters of recommendation, a CV, and a writing sample at: http://www.hss.caltech.edu/content/pdi-history-phil-physics. Candidates unable to apply electronically may send these materials to: Chair, HPS Postdoctoral Instructor Search, Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, MC 101-40, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125. Deadline for applications is November 15, 2014.

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Posted: October 01, 2014