Job Opportunity: Historian of Life Science, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

October 31, 2020


A PhD in History of Science (or a related field) is required.


The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Archives, with the support of the Goelet Family Trust, seeks to fill a one-year Historian of Science position (with a possibility of extension) to assess historical collections of original materials in our archive, participate in writing grants for history of science projects, and contribute to the activities of the Center for Humanities & History of Modern Biology.

The historian will join an ongoing project to review the content of our extensive historical holdings. They will work through collections, identify broad themes and highlight “hidden jewels” to illuminate them, and contribute original content to expand the guide to the CSHL historical collections.


For full application requirements, please visit the posting webpage