Research Scholar (Epistemes of Modern Acoustics), MPIWG

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The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin Max Planck Research Group “Epistemes of Modern Acoustics,” Director: Dr. Viktoria Tkaczyk offers one Research Scholar position for three years (with the possibility of a two-year renewal) to an outstanding junior scholar. The post is tenable from March 1, 2015. Candidates should hold a doctorate in the history of science or related field at the time the position begins, and show evidence of scholarly promise in the form of publications or other achievements. A previous postdoctoral position is desirable but not essential. Research projects may concern any culture throughout the modern era (including the present). Although projects must have a history-of-science component, both the human and natural sciences are included under that rubric, and additional relevant disciplinary perspectives are welcome.…
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Assistant Professor in Sound, Department of Film and Digital Media, University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)

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The Film and Digital Media Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites qualified scholars and/or practitioners to apply for a tenure-track position in the field of sound, to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track). We seek a critical practitioner, theorist or historian whose research focuses on the production and/or study of sound and sonic media. Of particular interest for our curriculum would be a hybrid practitioner-scholar who will build on the Film and Digital Media Department’s and Arts Division’s strengths in sound practices and sound studies, broadly construed. For more information check the job description on www.artandeducation.net
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