The Institute for Advanced Study intends to make a professorial appointment in the School of Historical Studies. It will be in the History of Science, including life and applied sciences, without limitation to period or culture. Only candidates with distinguished scholarly accomplishments will be considered.
Applications and nominations, including bibliography and curriculum vitae, should be sent by March 31, 2017 by email to HSsearch@ias.edu or by mail to: Administrative Officer, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Einstein Drive, Princeton, New Jersey 08540. All communications will be held in strict confidence.
The Institute for Advanced Study is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants and nominations. We believe in the inherent value of diversity and equal opportunity, recognizing that a truly diverse faculty and community will bring a wider array of perspectives and innovation to our institution. As a community dedicated to intellectual inquiry, we are resolutely committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Only candidates with distinguished scholarly accomplishments will be considered.
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