Visiting Lecturer

Ithaca, New York, United States
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Job description

The Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University invites applications for a 1-year, part-time visiting lecturer. The lecturer will teach one course on ethical issues in healthcare and medicine, one course on environmental ethics, and one course that introduces science & technology studies. This appointment is for one-year only.

A Master’s degree is required; Ph.D. is preferred in science & technology studies or a closely related field, such as anthropology, history or sociology of science, technology, or medicine. The successful candidate should also have demonstrated teaching ability.

Review of applications will begin on 20 July 2018; applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. If you are interested in this position, please apply on-line through the following website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11353. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching ability (such as syllabi and course evaluations).

For questions or inquiries contact Bruce Lewenstein, Chair of the Department of Science & Technology Studies, at b.lewenstein@cornell.edu or refer to the Department website at:

http://sts.cornell.edu

Diversity & inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We actively encourage applications of women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities.

Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York, is an inclusive, dynamic, and innovative Ivy League university and New York’s land-grant institution. Its staff, faculty, and students impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas and best practices to further the university’s mission of teaching, research and outreach.

Employment Assistance:

If you require an accommodation for a disability in order to complete an employment application or to participate in the recruiting process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell University’s Office of Workforce Policy and Labor Relations at voice (607) 255-6866, fax (607) 255-0298, or email at equalopportunity@cornell.edu.

Applicants that do not have internet access are encouraged to visit your local library, or local Department of Labor. You may also visit the office of Workforce Recruitment and Retention Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. to use a dedicated workstation to complete an online application.

About Us

Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university’s mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. With our main campus located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell’s far-flung global presence includes the medical college’s campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the Cornell Tech campus located on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.

We offer a rich array of services, programs and benefits to help employees advance in their career and enhance the quality of personal life, including: employee wellness, workshops, childcare and adoption assistance, parental leave, flexible work options.

How to apply

Notice to Applicants:

Please read the required Notice to Applicants statement by clicking here. This notice contains important information about applying for a position at Cornell as well as some of your rights and responsibilities as an applicant.

EEO Statement:

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to further the university’s mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.

Once called "the first American university" by educational historian Frederick Rudolph, Cornell University represents a distinctive mix of eminent scholarship and democratic ideals.