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Full Professor, History of Science Endowed Chair (002919-2013)

The Department of History at Purdue University seeks nominations and applications for the Endowed Chair- History of Medicine.  Scholars, at the rank of full professor, with a strong publication record and research agenda as well as exemplary teaching experience are encouraged to apply.  The area of specialization and time period are open. 

Requirements: The successful candidate will develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the history of medicine, provide leadership for program development in the history of science, medicine, and technology, and contribute to the intellectual life of the department, College of Liberal Arts, and Purdue University.

Applications: Send letters of nomination and applications to:  R. Douglas Hurt, Head, Department of History, University Hall, 672 University Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907.  Inquiries should be directed by email to doughurt@purdue.edu or by phone to 765-494-4123.  The initial review of applications will begin on February 3, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.  A background check will be required for employment in this position.