Job Opportunity: Business Manager, The Center for Science and Society

Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

The Center for Science and Society (CSS) at Columbia University seeks a Business Manager. The Business Manager works closely with the Associate Director and Director to develop budgets for administrative, project, grant, event, personnel, and operational accounts. S/he is responsible for knowing and interpreting all University financial policies and systems, complying with internal audit, government, and private agency regulations on financial disbursements, and providing analytic and problem-solving support to the Directors on matters pertaining to operating budgets and financial planning. Continue reading


Lecturer History of Science, Technology, Medicine, Environment, or Quantitative/Computational History Department of History at University of California, Berkeley

Deadline: March 9th 2018

The Department of History at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach courses primarily in the History of Science (broadly defined) and Quantitative/Computational History should an opening arise. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the department. Positions may range from 16% to 100% time, which would translate to 1 to 6 courses over a two semester academic year. Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Molina Curator for the History of Medicine & Early Science, Huntington Library

Deadline: June 30th 2017

The Huntington Library seeks a knowledgeable, energetic, and collaborative professional to develop and interpret its collections in the history of medicine, as well as its science holdings through the early modern period. The Molina Curator will be responsible for the intellectual management of print, manuscript, and realia holdings in these areas, creating and maintaining a vibrant collections profile that resonates with the needs of advanced researchers and contributes to the cultural enrichment of the general public. Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, LSE Fellow in Philosophy of the Social Sciences

Deadline: April 17th 2017

The Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method seeks applications for a one-year LSE Fellowship in Philosophy of the Social Sciences. The post holder’s primary responsibility will be to teach courses in philosophy of the social sciences for undergraduates and MSc students. These courses investigate philosophical issues concerning the nature of social scientific theory and its applications. Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Senior Academic Position in the History and/or Philosophy of the Human / Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University

Deadline: April 3rd 2017

The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas at Tel Aviv University, Israel, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the field of the History and/or Philosophy of the Human / Social Sciences, broadly construed. The appointment will be effective from October 2017 and the rank offered will be based on the candidate’s qualifications. Continue reading


Job Opportunity – Professor in History of Science, The Institute for Advanced Study

Deadline: March 31st 2017

The Institute for Advanced Study intends to make a professorial appointment in the School of Historical Studies. It will be in the History of Science, including life and applied sciences, without limitation to period or culture. Only candidates with distinguished scholarly accomplishments will be considered. Continue reading