Job: Assistant Professor - John W. Draper Interdisciplinary MA program - New York University - Deadline: Feb. 19, 2011

John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Master's Program
New York University

The John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Humanities and Social Thought invites applications for an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow in the area of Science Studies. The initial appointment will be for one year beginning September 1, 2011, pending budgetary and administrative approval, renewable annually for a maximum of three years. We seek an outstanding interdisciplinary science studies scholar whose work focuses on the history, philosophy, sociology, or anthropology of science and technology and their relation to contemporary culture. Responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching three courses a year, advising students, participating in faculty colloquia and new student orientations, and assisting with admissions decisions and recruitment events. Candidates must be committed to interdisciplinary scholarship and excellence in teaching, and have completed the Ph.D. no more than three years before the application date.

Application deadline is February 19, 2011. To apply, see the Draper Program’s web site at Instructions can be found under the home page link “Employment.”

NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.