Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of History of the Modern Physical Sciences, John Hopkins University

October 15, 2021


A PhD is required, but applications will be accepted from doctoral students expected to fulfill PhD degree requirements by July 1, 2022. The position is open to all areas of scholarship within the history of modern physical sciences in the 18th-21st centuries.


The Department of the History of Science and Technology at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for the position of tenure-track assistant professor in the history of the modern physical sciences, broadly construed with the anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. The position involves undergraduate and graduate teaching, as well as supervision of graduate students at MA and PhD levels. Candidate must be able to teach the core undergraduate survey course in the history of modern science (18th-21st centuries) along with a parallel graduate reading course that prepares students for qualifying exams.


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application instructions. Please contact MarĂ­a M. Portuondo at [email protected] or Yulia Frumer at [email protected] with any questions.