Past Deadline

Job Opportunity: American Institute of Physics Endowed Professorship in the History of Natural Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park

February 18, 2019


Time period and geographical focus are open, but with a preference for the period after 1600. A strong record of publications, research, and teaching is required.


The Department of History at the University of Maryland, College Park seeks an associate professor with tenure in the history of natural sciences. The successful candidate will research and publish actively, teach graduate and undergraduate history courses, mentor graduate students, serve on administrative committees at the University of Maryland, and participate regularly as a faculty member in the Department of History. The successful candidate will also work with the Center for the History of Physics at the American Institute of Physics in College Park, Maryland, as part of their professorial activities.


For best consideration, submit letter of interest, three letters of recommendation, and writing sample (approximately 30 pages) online by February 18, 2019. More information found here.