The University of North Texas, Department of Anthropology, invites applications for a lecturer position in Anthropology, to start in Fall 2018. This is a non-tenure track position with a 4/4 teaching load.
The successful applicant will be prepared to teach a variety of undergraduate cultural anthropology courses, including an introductory anthropology course that includes the traditional four fields of anthropology. Applicants are expected to be committed to teaching as their primary focus, and should be able to demonstrate strong and innovative teaching methods and credentials. Committee and student advising responsibilities are also expected.There are no research expectations for this position.
Master's degree in anthropology, or related field, at the time of application is required. PhD in Anthropology with teaching experience preferred. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience in applied anthropology. Preference will be given to those who have experience in developing and teaching web based courses. Geographical area is open, but East Asia would be a plus.
Applicants must submit a letter of application describing their qualifications, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references with contact information. Applicants must apply on our website.
Review of applications will begin October 9, 2017, and continue until search is closed. UNT is an AA/ADA/EOE.
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Our department emphasizes the practical use of anthropology to solve problems and improve people's lives. All faculty members are applied anthropologists. Furthermore, the department is located within UNT's College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. UNT anthropology department is also on the steering committee of the Consortium of Practicing and Applied Anthropology Programs (COPAA). However, o...ur identity as a department is broader than just applied anthropology. UNT's undergraduate major in anthropology exposes students to the full range and breadth of what this field can be. The faculty also actively engage in traditional academic activities such as publication.