Jobs: Collections Manager

The Country Doctor Museum Bailey, NC seeks applicants for Collections Manager.

Managed as part of the History Collections of Laupus Library, the Country Doctor Museum is the oldest museum in the United States dedicated to the history of America’s rural health care. Located in Bailey, NC, the museum invites people of all ages to visit and learn about the history of rural health care in the United States. Docents lead tours through three buildings of exhibits and are available to answer questions. Exhibits contain artifacts relevant to the practice of medicine between the late 18th century and the first half of the 20th century. Management of these materials includes preserving, conserving, curating, exhibiting, making the items available for research, and providing guided tours.

This position is a full time 1 year time-limited vacancy, reporting the Director & Curator of The Country Doctor Museum and the Assistant Director of Collections & Historical Services at Laupus Library.

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Jobs: Lecturer in the History of Medicine, Yale University

Yale University seeks a non-tenure track Lecturer in the History of Medicine, to begin July 1, 2019.  Ph.D. in hand in any area of the history of modern medicine.  An initial one-year appointment, with the possibility of renewal for a second year.  The primary appointment will be in the School of Medicine, and duties will include a 2/1 teaching load in the undergraduate and graduate Program in the History of Science and Medicine (Department of History) as well as participation in lectures and small group discussions for medical students.

Yale University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities.

A letter of application, current curriculum vitae, two sample syllabi, and two letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically to John Harley Warner, Chair, History of Medicine
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Applications will be reviewed beginning March 1, 2019, until position is filled.  Questions may be directed to, Kathleen Keenan, History of Medicine, Administrative Supervisor.