The Department of History and Sociology of Science at the
University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track assistant
professor with research interests in the history of science in non-western
context. The successful candidate will participate
in the department's undergraduate and graduate teaching mission.
Emeritus Professor Thomas Parke Hughes died on Monday, February 3, 2014, in Charlotteville, Virginia, after a long illness. He is survived by his partner, Mary Hill Caperton, his children, Agatha Hughes and Luke Hughes, and grandchildren.
Sonya Davey will be
graduating from University of Pennsylvania in May. She is majoring in
Health and Societies, South Asian Studies (Sanskrit) and Biology. She won
the Gates Cambridge Scholarship (http://gatescambridge.org/) and will be going to Cambridge to do a one-year MPhil in
Medical Anthropology starting this fall. She is applying to medical
schools this summer for 2015.