Assistant Professor, History of science and twentieth century international environmental history-University of Texas at Austin

The History Department of the University of Texas at Austin invites applications
for an assistant professor position in the history of science and twentieth
century international environmental history. This position will build on our
existing strengths in the history of science and international history.
Applicants should have documented evidence of teaching excellence, particularly
in the use of historical materials and approaches in science education, and a
clearly defined research agenda related to the history of science. The
successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate
courses; develop a strong research program; direct graduate research;
demonstrate evidence of successful and continuing subject area research
productivity; exhibit a commitment to service to the department, college, and
university; and participate in the curricular and programmatic activities of the
department, the College of Liberal Arts, and the University of Texas. For full
consideration, applications should be received by March 25, 2013. The review of
applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Background check will be conducted on final candidate. The University of Texas
is an AA/EEO employer. The position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, writing
sample (articles, and/or book), and three letters of recommendation to: History
of Science Search Committee, History Department, University of Texas at Austin.
We prefer that materials be submitted electronically in PDF format to Alternatively, materials may be mailed to History
of Science Search Committee, History Department, c/o Laura Flack, University of
Texas, 128 Inner Campus Dr. Stop B7000, Austin, TX 78712-1739. Reference letters
can be submitted electronically to; please note,
reference letters must be submitted with letterhead by recommender via their
".edu" email address.

Primary Category: History of Science, Medicine, and
Secondary Categories: None
Posting Date: 02/28/2013
Closing Date 03/25/2013