Science, Technology, and Society - Faculty Fellow

Science, Technology, and Society - Faculty Fellow
Date:  10/12/2012

The Science, Technology, and Society Program at Colby College invites applications for a one-year position as a faculty fellow for the academic year 2013-14. Colby is a leading liberal arts college offering an undergraduate major and minor in STS.

Candidates must have advanced training (Ph.D preferred) in one or more of such STS-related fields as history, philosophy, anthropology, and/or sociology of science and technology.

Duties include teaching four courses—an introduction to STS, a two-semester senior seminar, and an elective course—and participating in STS Program activities. Opportunities abound at Colby for scholarly collaboration and cultural enrichment across the entire curriculum. Waterville is 80 miles from Portland and about 180 miles from Boston. The natural environment is stunning in central Maine.

Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and three letters of recommendation to:

STS Search
c/o Carole Evans
5880 Mayflower Hill
Colby College
Waterville, ME 04901

Electronic applications are required, with files in PDF format. Email: sts2013@colby.edu using the subject line STS Search. For full consideration, please apply by Monday, January 7, 2013.


Colby College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs.

For more information about the College, please visit the website: www.colby.edu