Assistant Professor in the History of Science and Technology (78070-106)

University of Warwick - Department of History

Indefinite contract

The Department of History seeks to appoint an Assistant Professor in the History of Science and Technology. You will conduct research in the history of Science and Technology, and be prepared to work in collaboration with colleagues within the Department, and across the University. You will be expected to build research networks in your specialism beyond the University.

We welcome applicants working in any area of this field. However, we particularly encourage those who will be able to enhance existing research strengths in the department. Of particular relevance to this post are our Centre for the History of Medicine, our Global History and Culture Centre and our expertise in the histories of imperialism, gender and sexuality. Our geographical coverage is broad and encompasses the modern and early modern history of Britain, Europe, South and East Asia, East Africa and the Americas, including the Caribbean.

You will have a proven record of achievement in research, with clear potential for/or demonstrated excellence in publication in an area or areas of the history of Science and Technology. You will have undergraduate teaching experience, and experience of/or the potential to engage in postgraduate teaching. You will have knowledge of applying for funding, and the potential to participate in collaborative grant initiatives and management. You will be expected to participate as appropriate in the administration of the History Department.

Please direct all informal inquiries to Professor Daniel Branch, Head of Department, at

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.

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