The University of Rochester invites applications for a position in sociocultural anthropology as visiting assistant professor to begin January 1, 2019. This is a full-time, non-tenure track appointment for three academic semesters, ending in June 2020.
Teaching load will be two undergraduate courses in sociocultural anthropology per semester. Geographic and topical specialization is open. Successful applicants will have an active engagement in anthropological research and will be familiar with both contemporary approaches and the history of the discipline. Candidates must be able to teach general introductory courses as well as elective courses in their own areas of specialization, both at the undergraduate level. Ph.D. and experience teaching at the college/university level are required by the start of the appointment.
Applicants should submit a CV, a cover letter describing their areas of expertise, research interests, and teaching approach, and the names and contact information of three referees. Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by September 15, 2018.
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