Candidates will be expected to initiate and maintain a vibrant research program. Teaching responsibilities will include further development of a large-enrollment undergraduate course currently titled “The Digital World”, potential new and existing undergraduate and graduate courses, and graduate advising. University faculty members are also expected to participate in faculty governance and serve on university committees, as appropriate to rank and interests.
The Program in the History of Science and Technology at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the history of technology, specializing in computing and information sciences. This includes but is not limited to data analytics, informatics, communications, software studies, algorithmic regulation, and computing and information sciences as they relate more broadly to political economy, culture, government, law, and engineering.We seek applicants who can move across disciplinary boundaries and engage in collaborative work. We welcome applications from scholars specializing in any geographic area, including world, global, and non-Western areas. The appointment is expected to be at the rank of assistant professor, although exceptional candidates at all ranks will be considered.
An earned doctorate is required at the time the appointment begins.
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