The Department of Sociology is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified individual to a two year Lectureship in the Sociology of Reproduction. Applications are welcome from scholars working in any related field, including the sociology of gender, social studies of biomedicine, media and cultural studies, or science and technology studies, who can demonstrate outstanding potential in the social study of reproduction and/or reproductive technologies. Candidates must provide evidence of completed research of international standing and excellent teaching credentials.
The post is funded by the Wellcome Trust and linked to the Reproductive Sociology Research Group (ReproSoc) directed by Professor Sarah Franklin. The postholder will be expected to help Professor Franklin launch a new MPhil in the Sociology of Reproduction in 2016-2017 and to help convene the Department’s third-year undergraduate paper on the Sociology of Gender. Additional duties will be allocated according to the expertise of the appointee.
Further information about the Department can be found at www.sociology.cam.ac.uk
Further details on ReproSoc are available at www.reprosoc.sociology.cam.ac.uk
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.
To apply visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/10264/
The application deadline for this post is Monday 6 June 2016.
It is likely that interviews will be held on Wednesday 15 June 2016, although that is subject to change.