UCL job – Lecturer in History and Philosophy of Medicine (full-time)

UCL job –  Lecturer in History and Philosophy of Medicine (full-time)

UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies
Lecturer in History and Philosophy of Medicine (full-time)

The Department seeks to appoint a Lecturer in History and Philosophy of Medicine (100% FTE, fulltime). The successful applicant must hold a PhD in an appropriate subject area. They are expected to have an integrated interest in history and philosophy of medicine and health, to be active in research and publication, and to be capable of teaching with an integrated approach to undergraduate and postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds. For the purposes of this position, medicine may be construed liberally to include clinical practices, biomedical research, public health, or psychological specialities, but with a strong preference for Western approaches. Health and wellness also are themes within the scope of this position.

For more information and job specification, see:
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/sts/vacancies

For enquiries about the substance of the position, contact:
Dr Joe Cain <J.Cain@ucl.ac.uk>
Head of Department and Chair of Search Committee

For enquiries about the application process, contact:
Kate Hickson
Departmental Administrator
020 7679 4371 or <K.Hickson@ucl.ac.uk>

Deadline for receipt of applications: 10 January 2012, midnight (24:00).