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Michigan State is hiring! Please see below.

Assistant Professor of History, Philosophy, and Sociology (HPS) of
Computing, Networks, or Big Data

Lyman Briggs College (LBC), an undergraduate, residential, liberal arts,
science program at Michigan State University, invites applications for a
tenure-system assistant professorship in HPS of Computing, Networks, or Big
Data, to be jointly appointed between the LBC (75%) and one of the
following units: James Madison College or the Department of Geography
(25%). The candidate must have a background in the history, philosophy, or
sociology of science, technology, environment, or medicine, and studies
computational or network sciences as a subject illustrating core HPS topics
such as: expertise and trust; methods of data collection and analysis; or,
participatory GIS. We also welcome candidates who use natural language
processing or social network methods for studying collaborative research
and scientific production. The successful candidate will have an excellent
record of teaching and research accomplishments and be committed to
undergraduate education. Requirements include a Ph.D. (or be scheduled to
have a conferred Ph.D. by August 15, 2015) with expertise in the HPS of
science, technology, environment, or medicine. Interests in non-western
science and/or diversity and inclusion as related to science would be
especially welcomed. The successful candidate will have evidence of
teaching experience. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2014.
Full details at

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU is committed
to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture
that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University
actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of
color, veterans and persons with disabilities.


Daniel Menchik
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Michigan State University

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