The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASoS) is seeking a professor with demonstrated excellence in teaching and research in Science and Technology Studies, and affinity with the interdisciplinary, culture-oriented and societally engaged approach to STS at Maastricht. S/he will have to contribute substantially to the Maastricht University Science and Technology Studies research program as well as to the interdisciplinary undergraduate and graduate teaching programs within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Maastricht University at large.
Maastricht University is renowned for its problem-based learning (PBL) system based on a small-scale and student-oriented approach. Research at UM is concentrated in research institutes and schools and is characterized by its multidisciplinary and thematic approach. Maastricht University has around 14,500 students and 3,800 employees. Reflecting the university’s strong international profile, a fair number of both students and staff are from abroad. The university has six faculties: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Law, School of Business and Economics, Faculty of Humanities and Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience.
Appointment date: 1 September 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The deadline for submitting your application is 1 October 2013.
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