Post-Doc Position: Science Studies

 
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100%, Zurich, fixed-term

The Chair for Science Studies at ETH Zurich offers a post-doctoral position to begin on February 1, 2022.


Job description


Applicants should pursue a research project in the following research area: The history of the sciences in the 20th century, with a focus on the life sciences or human sciences.

Ideally, but not compulsory, your project will complement the current research themes of the chair group (history of academic publishing and history of the book, photography between science and art, philosophy and science between academia and the public sphere, history of applied humanities, knowledge and counter-knowledge).

The position is limited to a period of three years. Salary is as per ETH-regulations for scientific personnel.


Your profile


The successful candidate is expected to conduct her or his own original research and fulfill teaching duties independently and from an interdisciplinary perspective. She or he will hold a PhD, obtained no longer than five years ago, in the history of science, science studies, or philosophy of knowledge.


ETH Zurich




ETH Zurich is one of the world’s leading universities specialising in science and technology. We are renowned for our excellent education, cutting-edge fundamental research and direct transfer of new knowledge into society. Over 30,000 people from more than 120 countries find our university to be a place that promotes independent thinking and an environment that inspires excellence. Located in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, we work together to develop solutions for the global challenges of today and tomorrow.
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In your application, please refer to myScience.org and reference JobID 2185983.