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Posting ID 2147
Position Title AN347 - Science, Technology and Culture
Faculty/Academic Area Faculty of Arts
Department Anthropology Program
Term Winter 2013 (Jan 1 - Apr 30)
Days/Times Tues/Thurs 11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.
Campus Waterloo
Hours per week/Hours Total 3/36
Anticipated Class Size 36
Position Summary  
This course introduces anthropological approaches to technology and science. It questions strictly technical perspectives by raising issues of power, association, legitimacy and design. A central focus is the 'cyborg', a real and imagined meeting-place between the body and technology that has implications for biomedicine, biocommerce, and computers in the present and the future.

 
Qualifications - Required Doctoral Degree
Salary Non-seniority: $7063.20; Seniority: $7214.40
Application Deadline Monday, November 26, 2012 (by 4:30 p.m.)
Submit with Application
  • Cover letter  (required)
  • CV  (required)
  • Letters of Reference  (required only for external applicants)
  • Teaching Dossier  (optional)
To Apply
Address Applications to:
 
Dr. André Czeglédy
c/o Gwen Bisset
Anthropology Program
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Ave W
Waterloo, ON  N2L 3C5
 
Address questions to Dr. André Czeglédy aczegledy@wlu.ca
 
Note that only successful applicants will be contacted.
 
This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.
Posted on Monday, November 12, 2012
Posting Ends Monday, November 26, 2012
Please Note

Pursuant to Article 13.4.1 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians (2010 to 2013), all applicants may apply by e-mail, but shall also forward a hard copy of their application.

 

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified individuals of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.