Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in the History of American Public Health

University of Wisconsin Madison
Madison, WI
Closing date
Oct 24, 2021

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Science, Social and Behavioral Sciences, History
The Department of Medical History and Bioethics in the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of American public health; period of specialization open. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by the start of the appointment and demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and scholarly research. The selected candidate will actively engage in the intellectual life of our faculty with diverse temporal, geographical, methodological, and disciplinary interests. A commitment to medical education, as well as undergraduate and graduate education, is essential. The successful candidate will engage in significant ongoing research and publication, and will offer courses at all levels, including introductory courses in the history of American public health, as well as other more specialized courses in the candidate's field of interest. The successful candidate will also perform department, university, and professional service as appropriate for faculty rank. The appointment is expected to begin in July 2022.

Instructions to Applicants: Interested candidates should find the position announcement at, click on "Apply Now" and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a chapter- or article-length writing sample. Candidates will be asked to provide contact information for three references; they will each receive an electronic link through which they can upload a signed letter of reference.

For full consideration, all materials (application letter, CV, writing sample, and three letters of reference) must be received no later than midnight (CT), Friday, October 15, 2021. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Keywords: Public Health - Assistant Professor, Location: Madison, WI - 53706

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