FEATURED JOB: Visiting Lecturer in STS-Spring 2020, Cornell University, Science & Technology Studies

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 Visiting Lecturer in STS-Spring 2020

Cornell University, Science & Technology Studies 

The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University invites applications for a Visiting Lecturer for the Spring 2020 semester.  The successful candidate will teach two courses.  The first is a foundation introductory course “What is Science” (STS 2011), which introduces some central ideas in the field of STS and is aimed at students from any background.  The second course taught would be “Computing Cultures” (STS 3561), which critically examines how computing technology and society shape each other.

A Masters degree is required; PhD is preferred in Science & Technology studies or a closely related field such as history or sociology of science, technology, or medicine.  The successful candidate must also have demonstrated teaching ability.

Applications must be submitted through Academic Jobs Online at the following link: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14859.  Please submit a cover letter outlining your teaching interests , a curriculum vitae, and three references that speak to your teaching ability.  Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019; applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. 

Cornell University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educator, committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.  Women and members of under-represented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Diversity and inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage.  We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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For more information, please contact the Department Chair, Prof. Bruce Lewenstein, at sts-chair@cornell.edu.