Teaching Assistant Professor of Science & Technology Studies

Employer
Stevens Institute of Technology
Location
Glen Ridge, New Jersey
Closing date
Dec 10, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty
Hours
Full Time
Specialty
Science and Technology Studies
Organization Type
Business
Teaching Assistant Professor of Science &
Technology Studies
(Non-Tenure Stream)
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken,
NJ
The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens Institute
of Technology is seeking candidates for a full-time,
non-tenure-track, renewable faculty appointment as Teaching
Assistant Professor of Science & Technology Studies (STS) with
an emphasis in computing and/or computation, beginning in fall
2022.
Candidates should have a PhD (or be ABD) in a field
affiliated with or closely related to Science and Technology
Studies, including the History, Anthropology, Sociology, or
Philosophy of Science and/or Technology. They will also have a
track record of prior research and scholarly expertise in issues
relating to Computers and Society (broadly construed).
The successful candidate will teach an undergraduate
course on "Computers and Society," whose primary enrollees are
Computer Science majors, as their main teaching duties. Other
courses may be assigned according to the individual's background
and expertise. The successful candidate will also possess
experience teaching STS-related courses at the undergraduate level,
with preference given to candidates whose work makes connections
between technical aspects of computing technologies and their
social outcomes.
The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens values
diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming
climate for students. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution
committed to equitable practices and policies.
We strongly
encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.
Stevens Institute of Technology, founded in 1870, is
located in Hoboken, NJ, directly across the Hudson River from New
York City. Stevens students, faculty, and partners leverage their
collective real-world experience and culture of innovation,
research, and entrepreneurship to confront global challenges in
engineering, science, systems, and technology management. The
College of Arts and Letters contributes to the mission of Stevens
with programs that engage in research and creative activity at the
intersection of science, technology, the arts, humanities, and
social science in ways that benefit society.
Candidates interested in applying should prepare an
application that includes a letter of intent, current C.V.,
statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, and the names
and contact information for three references. Please combine all
materials into a single document (MSWord or PDF) for submission.
Review of applications will begin on January 3rd, 2022 and continue
until the position is filled.
All applications must be submitted electronically
through the HR website at: https://www.stevens.edu/directory/division-human-resources/employment-opportunities
For more information about Stevens and the College of
Arts and Letters, please visit https://www.stevens.edu/college-arts-and-letters
For more information please contact Dr. Alex
Wellerstein at awellers@stevens.edu.

Department
College of Arts and Letters

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and resume with each application. Other requirements for
consideration may depend on the job.

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EEO Statement:
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Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that
prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates
or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including,
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any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body
and strongly encourages applications from female and minority
candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans'
Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of
1973, as well as other federal statutes.

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